By Candice McKenna - Director of Sport
Round 4 against A.B. Paterson College this week. No House Swim Trials will take place in Term Four and all Sport practise will continue during the exam period in Weeks 4 and 5.
Shane Lunniss, Director of Sport
Welcome back to our Spartan sporting community for 2018. This year will be an exciting one with our world-class sporting facilities and top programmes.
After trialling in three camps throughout the state over the past five months, Rylee was last week named in the Queensland Under 17 Netball Squad to compete in Nationals in April this year in Adelaide.
Netball Queensland General Manager – High Performance Richard McInnes said, “We’re excited at the talent coming through the state pathway and the future looks promising with the number of potential Firebirds in these Squads.”
Serenity is a member of the Brisbane Roar Junior Squad and this week she plays against the Solomon Islands. She just returned from national finals and the Queensland Girls Under 15 team was the only team to make it from the state to the finals, placing second.
All students nominate for all events they would like to swim at the South Coast Trials, to be held Monday, 26 March, 2018 at Miami Pool (one day only in 2018 due to Commonwealth Games)
50m Free, Back, Fly, Breast and 100m Free
All other Strokes/Distances are paper nominated
All policies and procedures are outlined in the Senior School Sport page of Schoolbox, under Sport Policy and Dates. All students and parents are encouraged to familiarise themselves with these. Please note, practices are compulsory for both Winter and Summer Seasons.
Softball: Under 19 – next week Rugby Union: Under 18 - next week Volleyball: Girls Under 15, Boys & Girls Under 19 AFL: Girls Under 15 Baseball: 15 & 19 Years Hockey: 12 Years Boys & Girls
Swim Team Training: Every Tuesday and Thursday at 7.30am to 8.15am. Meet Mr Butcher on the pool deck. All welcome. This begins tomorrow. The House Swimming Carnival is in Week 4.
Cross Country Team Training: Every day at 7.00am to 8.15am. Meet Ms McKenna and Ms Oppermann at the Track. All welcome. This begins next Monday.
Student Injuries: If a student is injured at a school Sport, it must be recorded at the time by the College Nurse/medical person present if parents wish to apply through the school insurance policy. If delayed signs or symptoms arise over the weekend, students must notify the College Nurse on Monday morning.
Add the Sports page link to your Schoolbox: Go to “My Links” at the bottom left of your Schoolbox page and click "Edit” At “Manage my Links”, click “+” at the top right of page Paste this link http://schoolbox.somerset.qld.edu.au/homepage/1466 and add title “Senior School Sport”
Sport next week:
Friday 2 February: 12.50 - Sports Assembly (Great Hall) 1.15 - House Swimming 100m Races
Saturday 3 February: All Day: Basketball Trials
Swimming Season Dates:
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