Senior 7-12 / Athletics / Athletic Programme

Senior Athletic Programmes

Aberdeen Hall is proud to be building a tradition of sporting excellence. The philosophy of our athletics department is to instill the lifelong value of commitment in each student, to foster integrity in each athlete throughout our training and competitive programs and to build excellence through athlete development and experiences.

Our goal is to provide a variety of athletic opportunities that will harness the abilities of our students and create success. As our school continues to grow, so does the competitive opportunity. Our Grade 7-12 Athletic Programme competes within the Okanagan Central School Association and the Independent School Association of British Columbia, providing our athletes with a full range of competitive experiences.

Aberdeen Hall believes that competition is a powerful teacher. It provides lifelong lessons that promote active living, character development, and the pursuit of excellence in each student.

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Sports Teams by Term

  • Term 1
  • Grade 7/8 Boys Rugby Sevens

    At Aberdeen Hall we promote rugby sevens at a beginner’s level. Student-athletes learn the fundamentals of communication and sportsmanship, they obtain endurance and strength training, and gain an overall understanding of comradery that comes with being in a competitive high paced environment. Grade 7/8 Rugby Sevens is available in the fall season.


    Grade 7 Girls Volleyball

    At Aberdeen Hall we encourage first year senior school students to participate in athletics and afterschool activities. In volleyball, student-athletes learn the fundamentals of passing, setting, spiking, rolling/blocking, and defensive skills. Grade 7 Girls Volleyball is available in the fall season.


    Junior 9/10 Girls Volleyball

    At Aberdeen Hall we provide our grade 9 and 10 girls with the opportunity to play volleyball with any level of experience. Student-athletes will learn the fundamentals of passing, setting, spiking, rolling/blocking, and defensive skills. Grade 9/10 Girls Volleyball is available in the fall season.


    Senior 11/12 Girls Volleyball

    At Aberdeen Hall we encourage our seniors to stay involved with competitive athletics and maintain an understanding of teamwork as well-rounded student-athletes. Girls Volleyball have been successful in upcoming years, in 2014/2015 the Sr A Girls were champions of the OCSAA Finals. Senior Girls Volleyball is available in the fall season.

    Cross Country Running

    At Aberdeen Hall we provide our students with many low-barrier athletic opportunities that are accessible to students who may be participating in organized sports for the first time. Cross Country Running is the perfect sport for both experienced and beginner student-athletes. Cross Country Running is available in the fall season (including competitions) and in the spring term non-competitively.

  • Term 2
  • Grade 7 Boys Basketball

    Aberdeen Hall offers Grade 7 boys basketball to student-athletes in the winter season. Players will learn the fundamentals of dribbling, passing, and shooting. Players will also obtain sportsmanship skills and the benefits of being a part of a team.


    Grade 7 Girls Basketball

    Aberdeen Hall offers Grade 7 girls basketball to student-athletes in the winter season. Players will learn the fundamentals of dribbling, passing, and shooting. Players will also obtain sportsmanship skills and the benefits of being a part of a team.


    Grade 8 Boys Basketball

    Aberdeen Hall offers Grade 8 boys basketball to student-athletes in the winter season. Players will learn the fundamentals of dribbling, passing, and shooting and a beginner-intermediate level. Players will also obtain sportsmanship skills and the benefits of being a part of a team in a competitive environment.


    Grade 8 Girls Basketball

    Aberdeen Hall offers Grade 8 boys basketball to student-athletes in the winter season. Players will learn the fundamentals of dribbling, passing, and shooting at a beginner-intermediate. Players will also obtain sportsmanship skills and the benefits of being a part of a team in a competitive environment.


    Junior 9/10 Boys Basketball

    Aberdeen Hall offers Junior boys basketball to student-athletes in the winter season. Players will learn the fundamentals of dribbling, passing, and shooting at an intermediate level. Players will also obtain sportsmanship skills and the benefits of being a part of a team.


    Junior 9/10 Girls Basketball

    Aberdeen Hall offers Junior girls basketball to student-athletes in the winter season. Players will learn the fundamentals of dribbling, passing, and shooting at an intermediate level. Players will also obtain sportsmanship skills and the benefits of being a part of a team.


    Senior 11/12 Boys Basketball

    Aberdeen Hall offers Senior boys basketball to student-athletes in the winter season. Players will learn the fundamentals of dribbling, passing, and shooting at an intermediate-advanced level. Players will also obtain sportsmanship skills and the benefits of being a part of a team.


    Senior 11/12 Girls Basketball

    Aberdeen Hall offers Senior girls basketball to student-athletes in the winter season. Players will learn the fundamentals of dribbling, passing, and shooting at an intermediate-advanced level. Players will also obtain sportsmanship skills and the benefits of being a part of a team.


    Junior 9/10 Boys Wrestling

    Junior boys wrestling is available to student-athletes in the winter season. Players will learn the fundamentals of stance, motion, level chance, and penetration along with other important skills for hand-to-hand combat. Players will achieve strength gains and overall fitness benefits. 

  • Term 3
  • Grade 7-12 Track

    At Aberdeen Hall we promote healthy lifestyles and in track there is a great opportunity for engaging in endurance-level fitness available to all students in the senior school. Track is available in the spring season.


    Senior Boys Soccer

    At Aberdeen Hall we provide our senior boys with an opportunity to play competitive soccer against local schools. Student-athletes will learn and perform the fundamentals of passing and offensive play, along with defensive strategies. Senior soccer is available in the spring season for Grades 10-12. Grade 8/9 boys may also try out.


    Senior Girls Soccer

    At Aberdeen Hall we provide our senior girls with an opportunity to play competitive soccer against local schools. Student-athletes will learn and perform the fundamentals of passing and offensive play, along with defensive strategies. Senior soccer is available in the spring season for Grades 10-12. Grade 8/9 girls may also try out.


    Recreational Golf 7-12

    At Aberdeen Hall we have a growing golf team. Recreational golf offers a fun, social atmosphere to learn and develop skills like putting, driving, and patience.


    Senior 11/12 Golf

    Senior golf at Aberdeen Hall is available in the spring season for grade 11 and 12 students. Golfers will learn beyond their skill level in fun, social and competitive environment.


    Junior 9/10 Golf

    Junior gold at Aberdeen Hall is available in the spring season for grade 9 and 10 students. Beginner and advanced learning takes place with skills such as putting, and driving. The program also enables an opportunity to socialize with other students.


    All School Golf Academy

    Aberdeen Hall’s golf academy is available in the spring season for the entire school.


    Senior Boys Rugby 7

    At Aberdeen Hall we promote rugby sevens at an intermediate-advanced level. Student-athletes learn the fundamentals and skills for better communication and sportsmanship. They obtain endurance and strength training, and gain an overall understanding of comradery that comes with being in a competitive high paced environment. Grade 7/8 Rugby Sevens is available in the fall season.


    Grade 7-12 Mountain Biking

    The Okanagan valley is a great place to venture on the mountains with friends. Mountain Biking serves as a great way to stay fit and healthy. Aberdeen Hall offers high school mountain biking in the spring season.