Sport Matters

Victorian All Schools Track and Field Results

Congratulations to Corey Dickson in Year 10 who placed 1st in the U18 5000m Racewalk in a time of 24 minutes and 46 seconds at the Victorian All Schools Track and Field competition over Cup weekend. Corey also competed in the U18 3000m Run, placing 10th in a time of 9 minutes and 37 seconds. Well done, Corey!

Paul Haasbroek in Year 10 also competed at the Victorian All Schools competition and won both the pole vault and javelin events.

Also, Paul competed in his first decathlon for the season and broke the Victorian decathlon record with an end score of 6912 points. Congratulations Paul!

Brinthan and Barathan Mahadeva selected in representative summer cricket teams

Congratulations to Brinthan Mahadeva in Year 8 who has been selected to represent Box Hill in the under 15 Victorian Sub-District Cricket Association (VSDCA) Craig Shield from 9-17 January. Congratulations are also in order for Barathan Mahadeva in Year 6 who has been selected to represent the under 12 Eastern cricket club during this summer.

 Good luck to both Brinthan and Barathan for their upcoming cricket series!

Mitch McGovern 3rd at Victorian Omnium Championship

Congratulations to Year 9 student Mitch McGovern who placed 3rd in the recent Victorian Omnium Championship.

Charlie excels at Barrel Racing Comp in Gippsland!

Congratulations to Charlie Johnson in Year 10 who placed well at the recent ABHA Barrel Racing Day in Nilma, Gippsland. Charlie placed 1st in the Juniors (18 and under) and 1st in the 2D (Second Division) of the Open Competition.

Equestrian Team off to Equitana this Friday

Twenty riders in our Equestrian Team are looking forward to heading off to the Royal Melbourne Showgrounds this Friday 16 November with Mrs Bezaire and Ms Infanti to enjoy the exhibition riding and showing at Equitana 2018! This excursion has been made possible through the generous support of our Friends of Equestrian Parent Committee and we thank them for sponsoring this activity for our hard-working riders.

by Alison Bezaire, Equestrian Coordinator



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