Secondary Sport News

Secondary Cross Country

House spirit and happy participation dominated the Interhouse Cross Country held at Teralba Park on Monday 24 April. Congratulations to Booth House for another carnival win, and to the following students who were age champions:

12 years: Hannah Munns, William Harris

13 years: Jessica Smith, Gabriel Gran

14 years: Brooklyn Denton, Jacob Hodges

15 years: Lara Bryers, Joshua Hong

16 years: Daniella Nielsen, Jacob Letchford

Open: Natalie Ross, Izak Denton

Our College Cross Country team headed back to Teralba Park for the North West District Cross Country on Friday 5 May. We had some outstanding personal performances, with special mention to Brooklyn Denton (14 years girls) and brother Izak Denton (Open Boys) who were both District Champions. Congratulations to our team of 14 students who have been selected to progress to the Met North Cross Country in June.

Queensland Christian Schools Representatives

This week a number of secondary students are representing the college in Queensland Christian Schools teams playing in the Christian Schools Games in Sydney. (See photo below) Congratulations and good luck to:

Netball representatives: Chloe Dower, Leanne de Jongh and Miné Coetser

Basketball representative: Saskia Gunness

Football representatives: Lara Bryers, Saskia Gunness, Upité Phiri, Angela Little, Caitlin McDowall, Josephine Giavon, Genevieve Giavon, Jemma Holowaty, Sarah Stritzke, Kesiena Isaac and Emilio Smith.

North Brisbane Futsal Champions

Three teams represented the College in the recent North Brisbane School Futsal Titles: U14, U16 and U19 boys teams. All teams showed great sportsmanship and skill against some very well trained opposition. Our U16 team won the championship with a golden goal in extra time against a talented futsal school of excellence. They now progress to the State Champion of Champions tournament being held in July.

Bill Turner Cup and Trophy

Our 15 and under boys and girls soccer teams competed in the Bill Turner Cup and Trophy gala days on Friday 5 May. Both teams played extremely well and were very close contenders for first place, missing out on continuing in this prestigious competition by only a couple of goals.

Met North Representatives

Congratulations to Genevieve Giavon, Emilio Smith and Joshua Hong who have been selected in Met North Football teams. We wish you luck in your respective State Championships next term.