Sussex Schools TT Associations
October - West Sussex Schools TT Association - Team Events
The Butterfly Schools Team Championships are restarting this year hosted by Table Tennis England. The West Sussex County Round is taking place at Warden Park School on the afternoon of the 24th November. Winning Teams go forward to the Zonal Rounds in the New year. Teams are of 4 for U11, U13, U16, U19 except U19 Girls (Teams of 2)
Sussex Schools TT Associations 2019/2020 - News Items
15th February 2020 - West Sussex Schools Table Tennis Association (WSSTTA) - Individual Events - Wednseday 12th February
These were held successfully at Warden Park School Sports Hall on Wednesday 12th February under the new lighting recently installed. There were 8 Schools participating - Tanbridge, Chichester, Worth, Warden Park, Forest, Weald, Oriel and Steyning with Woodard not able to make it on the day. In the U13 and U16 age categories there were 48 Boys and 9 Girls and players were in Groups before knock-out rounds and consolation events were also held for the Boys. Sadly there were no U11 Schools or U19 Colleges entering apart from Southwater Junior. The winners for U13 were for Boys Rahil Rehman-Furs (Tanbridge), U13 Girls Lola Lavender (Steyning) and U16 Boys Harry Yip (Tanbridge) and U16 Girls Sasha O'Halloran (Tanbridge). These players along with U11 Girl Chloe Robinson (Southwater) will be given the opportunity to take part via their Schools in the zonal round. Please see the completed U13 Boys Schedule and U16 Boys Schedule. Thanks to Warden Park School for the use of their facilities and Haywards Heath League for the use of their equipment, and for assistance at the event by Brett Holt.
15th February 2020 - East Sussex Schools Table Tennis Association (WSSTTA) - Individual Events - Friday
These were held on Friday 25th January at the Sussex University Sports Centre with Brighton City TTC providing support and organisation. There were over 90 youngsters and the results were as follows - U16 Girls Sacha Ward (St Leonard's Academy), U13 Girls Emily Koester (Bexhill Academy), U11 Boys Daniel Caroe (St Andrews Prep), U16 Boy Jamar Mcglashan and U13 Boys James Brandon (Lewes Old Grammer). The U11 Girls and U19 Boys were deferred to a later date and subsequently Izzy Langridge (St Luke's) and Owen Brown (BACA) were the winners. Please see the participants and results for the U11's and the other age groups on the first night.
28th January 2020 - West Sussex Schools Table Tennis Association (WSSTTA) - Individual Events - Wednseday 12th February
Due to the upgrade of the lighting in the Sports Hall at Warden Park School where these events are held (see news item below), the revised date is Wednesday 12th February. Please see recent Mailing to West Sussex Schools and also the Entry Form. The various age groups are U11, U13, U15 and U18 with the winners having the opportunity to go forward to the zonal round. If you attend a West Sussex School and wish to entre then please speak to the Sports/PE Teacher since the entries must come from the Schools.
10th January - West Sussex Schools Table Tennis Association (WSSTTA) - Individual Events - New Date & Entry Form
Further to News Items below, and following notification from Warden Park School that the Lighting is being upgraded in the Sports Hall during the week commencing 27th January, it was has been subsequently agreed with the School for a revised date of Wednesday 12th February (with closing date 7th February). This is the latest date for which subsequent notification to English Schools for those Individuals going forward to the zonal round can take place, and also with half-term the following week this date is unlikely to change further. Please see an upated Entry Form.
8th January - West Sussex Schools Table Tennis Association (WSSTTA) - Individual Events - Entry Form
Further to previous emails please see the Entry Form for West Sussex Schools TT Individual Events for age groups U11, U13, U16 and U19 for both Girls and Boys being held at Warden Park School on Wednesday 29th January. The winners of each age group have the opportunity to go forward to the Schools zonal rounds. West Sussex Schools have been emailed but if you know someone interested then please direct the School to the Entry Form.
8th January - East Sussex Schools Table Tennis Association (ESSTTA) - Team Events - Results
The East Sussex Schools Team Events took place last November - and the winners going through to the zonal round were as follows (with photographs of the winning U11 Boys and Girls:
- U11 Boys - St Andrews Eastbourne;
- U11 Girls - St Luke's Brighton;
- U13 Boys - Patcham High, Brighton;
- U13 Girls - Bexhill High (but St Andrews Girls going through to zonal round);
- U16 Boys - Bexhill High;
- U16 Girls - Vardean, Brighton;
- U19 Boys - BHASVIC, Brighton;
The Individual Events for East Sussex Schools are being held on the 24th January at Sussex University - see new item below for 18th December.
20th December - West Sussex Schools Table Tennis Association (WSSTTA) - Individual Events - DATE CHANGE - Now Wednesday 29th January
Further to the news item below the date of the West Sussex Schools Individual Events is now Wednesday 29th January. The change has been made to avoid work on the Lighting in the Sports Hall at Warden Park School.
18th December - West Sussex Schools Table Tennis Association (WSSTTA) - Individual Events - Wednesday 22nd January
The West Sussex Schools Table Tennis Association is running the Individual play-offs across all the various age groups - U11, U13, U16 and U19 both Girls and Boys - at the Warden Park School on Wednesday 22nd January during the day. The winners of each age group go forward to the zonal round. This is advance notice of the date and the entry form will be available early in the New Year.
18th December - East Sussex Schools Table Tennis Association (ESSTTA) - Individual Events - Friday 24th January
The East Sussex Schools Table Tennis Association is this year running the Individual Events for all age groups at Sussex University, Falmer, near Brighton and Organiser Teresa Bennett has enlisted the help of Brighton City TTC to run the evening. These events are the play-offs for East Sussex Schools to identify which individuals go forward for each age group - U11, U13, U16 and U19 both Girls and Boys - to the Zonal Round. The start is 5.30 pm on the Friday with the younger age groups finishing around 7.30 pm and the older age groups finishing around 8.30 pm. Please see the Entry Form and the closing date for entries is Monday 20th January.
22nd November - West Sussex Schools Table Tennis Association (WSSTTA) - Team Events - Results
The West Sussex County Play-Off's for the Team Eevnts took place on Wednesday at Warden Park School with Tanbridge Boys U13 and U16 Boys winning and having the opportunity to go forward to the zonal round in January. The Tanbridge U16 Boys are of course the National Champions from last year. For the U13 and U16 Girls Warden Park have the opportunity along with Southwater Junior Academy for the U11 Boys and Girls.
7th November - West Sussex Schools Table Tennis Association (WSSTTA) - Team Events
On behalf of the English School TT Asociation, the County Round for this year's Team Events for West Sussex is being held at Warden Park School Sports Hall, Haywards Heath on the 20th November. Please see the Entry Form, which must be entered by Schools, and Mailing sent to West Sussex Schools. Teams play each other with the winners of each age category going forward to the Zonal Round.
16th January - West Sussex County Schools Table Tennis Association (ESSTTA) - Individual Events - Entry Form
The Qualifying for the West Sussex Schools Individual Events are taking place at Warden Park School on the 30th January for the various age categories of U11, U13, U16 and U19. Please find the Entry Form and a recent Mailing to all West Sussex Schools. The charge for entry is £3 per boy or girl although the School needs to be affiliated (unless afiiliated for the Team Events in November) which costs £15
4th December - East Sussex County Schools Table Tennis Association (ESSTTA) - Individual Events - Entry Form
The Qualifying Round for the Individual Events for East Sussex Schools are taking place in January with the U11's on Wednesday January 9th from 3.30 pm to 6 pm at St Leonards Academy. The U13 (Years 7/8) and U16 (Years 9/10/11) individual events are on Wednesday 16th January again between 3.30 pm and 6 pm and also at St Leonards Academy. The entry for for these events can be found here. Any U19 entries will be arranged between Brighton City TTC and Bexhill College. The entry form for West Sussex Schools are also in January and will appear shortly.
25th November - West Sussex County Schools Table Tennis Association (WSSTTA) - Team Events - Results
The Team Events for West Sussex County took place on the 21st November at Warden Park School. Tanbridge Boys U16 and U13 Boys won the play-offs from 7 Teams in each category with unfortunatly Chichester School withdrawing on the day, and hence go forward to the zonal round in January. Warden Park U16 and U13 Teams also have the option of representing the County. There were no U19 team entrants and Southwater School were the only U11 Team that entered. Please see result of the U16 and U13 Play-Off's here.
9th November - West Sussex Schools Table Tennis Association (WSSTTA) - Team Events
The Team County Round is being held this year at Warden Park School Sports Hall, Haywards Heath on the 21st November. Please the Entry Form and Mailing sent to West Sussex Schools. Teams play each other with the winners of each age category going forward to the Zonal Round.
9th November - East Sussex Schools Table Tennis Association (ESSTTA) - U11 Team Events
There was fantastic entry for the East Sussex Schools U11 Team Event arranged by Teresa Bennett. St Andrews School were the winning Boys Team and St Lukes the winning Girls Team. Please see Results;