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Preston’s College Continue undefeated season in Elite Academy Basketball League

Preston’s College Basketball team continue their scintillating run of form in the Elite Academy Basketball League (EABL) as they took care of business against Moulton College 74-64.

England U18 standout player Kyle Carey led the way for the Titans with a personal haul of 25 points, 9 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 block and 4 turnovers.

The team is undefeated so far with a perfect 7-0 record in the ultra-competitive North Conference.

Having had to endure a long day of travelling … Read More and Comment »

Friday, 13th February, 2015 - Guest Post

What is wrong with the British education system?

Well, according to many stakeholders, plenty! Employers say we are not able to give them what they want. Politicians continue to argue over the way to close the ‘skills gap’ that is referenced in every education sound bite and most recently, even parents have joined in and said that they do not feel that education is preparing their sons or daughters for the world of work.

There is of course one key stakeholder not mentioned here, the learner. For too … Read More and Comment »

Monday, 1st December, 2014 - Guest Post

Team Preston 93 – Loreto College 81

The team took our new strips to Loreto knowing we were facing a tough battle against a side who haven’t lost in their own gym so far this season. Loreto have been one of the top teams in the division for a long time so I knew it was going to be a difficult game but I also knew we had the players to really take the game to them and give them a hard time.

Melkisedek Moreoux was our star … Read More and Comment »

Monday, 24th November, 2014 - Guest Post

BASKETBALL: Team Preston 85 Allerton 56

We took on Allerton from Leeds in the first game of our Elite Academy Basketball League season and I made sure the lads were aware that we needed to get off to a good start! We got the jump on them early and Anthony Stanhope set us up with a couple of three-pointers. I was pleased with the way we started quick and didn’t really give Allerton a hope of coming into the game.

We had a few new guys … Read More and Comment »

Thursday, 18th September, 2014 - Guest Post

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