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Week 4, Term Two, 2018

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This week the Senior School placed 3rd at the APS Cross Country and take on Emmanuel in Round 4 of the APS Winter Season.

Jayde McKinnon- Equestrian

Last weekend, with schools as far as Toowoomba and NSW, Jayde and her pony Kenda Park Edwardian, represented Somerset College over 3 days in 3 disciplines in the Interschools Regional Equestrian event and has gained qualifications to represent Somerset at the state titles to be held end of June at Caboolture.

Secondary 70cm Show jumping AM5 9th Power and Speed 3rd 6th overall Out of 22 riders up to year 12

Combined Training Secondary 80cm Dressage and show jumping 26 riders up to year 12 6th overall

Novice dressage Secondary intermediate 5th overall

APS Sport Practices during Exams

Students who have an exam (not test) the day following a practice, are not required to attend practice.

Somerset Sport Policy

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.

Hinterland Sports Trials

Hinterland Trials are for strong performers to trial for representative selection in school sport. These lead to Regional and State teams.

Students wanting to trial for these teams, must email or come to the Sports Department ASAP. All trials are listed on the Sports Page of Schoolbox (“Representative Sport” tile) and announced in Notices during the week.

Next Week

Monday 14 May - Compulsory APS Practices
(1st XV vs SSC @ SSC 4.00pm)

Wednesday 16 May - Compulsory APS Practices
1st Football vs TSS @ Somerset - UHL Cup (5.00pm)

Friday 18 May - APS Winter Round 5 vs AB Paterson

APS Sport Photos
Click here to access photos of your sport or your team.

All Season details on Schoolbox Senior School Sports page. (“Winter Sports” tile for all season dates, and training schedules of the APS Season)

Sports Information

  • Don’t forget to check the Somerset Schoolbox Senior School Sport Page, as well as the noticeboard at the end of the Science Block for all Sports notes.

  • If you need more information, drop by the Sports Office.

  • The Sports page link must be added to your Schoolbox.

  • If you need more information, drop by the Sports Office in the Ray Building.

Student Injuries: If your son or daughter is injured at school sport, it must be recorded at the time by the school 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 school nurse on Monday morning.

All sporting details are posted on Schoolbox on the Sports page.

  • 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 the link below and add title “Senior School Sport”:

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