There is a Staff Training Day this Friday, 14 February, therefore no students are expected to be in school. Students will return after half term on Monday 24 February 2020.

Ice Hockey Success for UTC Student

A UTC student has his sights set on a career in professional Ice Hockey.

Year 9 Sport Science student, Ben Parkin, has been selected as a reserve goal keeper for the U14 England Ice Hockey team.

Following a successful trial in December 2018, Ben progressed to the second and final trials which took place during February half term 2019.

Ben said: “I am very proud to be selected to trial for England and it was a great experience. I tried my best and I am very focused on one day becoming number 1 for England for my age group.”

Matt Moorwood, Skills Trainer at UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park, said: “We are really proud of Ben, he has a bright future ahead of him and our Sports department will be supporting him to put on that England Jersey in the near future!”

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