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Sitwell Junior School FC played their first matches of the season:

On Thursday 26th September, Thornhill Primary were the visitors in the 7-a-side league. Sitwell were 4-1 winners with goals from Keegan Cook (2), Daniel Edmonds and Joel Solby.

On the following Saturday Sitwell Junior School hosted the annual Rotherham Schools 7-a-side tournament, this tournament involves 7 schools from around the borough. Sitwell entered 2 teams, the B team were beaten in their 3 matches, losing 3-2 to Kimberworth, goals from Jack Croggan and Danielle Parker, they followed that up with a 3-0 loss against Blackburn and 4-0 loss against Greasborough.

The A team faired better, after 0-0 draws against Thorpe, Rudston and Meadow View they progressed to the semi final and 2 goals from Chris Mulunda gave Sitwell a 2-0 victory over Greasborough and a place in the final to face Meadow View again. The game was close but Sitwell managed to take the victory and the shield with a 1-0 victory, the goal was scored by Y5 pupil – Joel Solby.