Swimming – Sandhurst Division

Following on from the results of the Sandhurst Division swimming, our competitors also broke a number of records at the event.

Cam Jordan broke the boys 20yr 50m and 100m breaststroke records, Ziggy Lau broke the boys 20yr 100m backstroke record, and the boys medley relay team (Cam, Ziggy, Tom Hawke, Mitch O’Neill) also broke the record.


Victorian All-Schools Triathlon championships

BSSC had two representatives in last weekend’s Victorian Schools Triathlon Championships held at Elwood Beach in Melbourne. In a great result for both competitors, Mitch O’Neill finished second and Kobe Henderson was third in the senior boys division. The event consisted of a 400m swim, 10km ride, and 4km run.


Cricket – Loddon Mallee region finals

The BSSC boys’ cricket team will contest the Loddon Mallee Region finals next Tuesday 12 March at Club Court in Strathfieldsaye. They will compete against Cohuna Secondary College, Mildura Senior College, Kyabram P12 College, and Maryborough Education Centre for a place in the SSV State ¼ finals. Good luck to the team:

Dylan A’Vard, Riley Burns, Noah Begg, Jack Ginnivan, Kayde Howard, Tom Martin, Jack Merrin, Ryan O’Keefe, Ben Williams, Nash Viney, Braydon Vaz, and coach Duane Anderson.


Sport Selection Trials

Selection trials for the following sports will take place in the coming weeks:

  • Volleyball – Monday 18 March
  • Table-tennis – Wednesday 13 March and Wednesday 20 March
  • Netball (girls) – Tuesday 26 March, Thursday 28 March, and Thursday 4 April

All selection trials take place in the gym commencing at the beginning of lunchtime (1:00pm).


Lacrosse players wanted

Bendigo Lacrosse Club is seeking players (men and women) for the upcoming season. No previous experience is required, and equipment is provided.

For more information, contact Gino on 0409 970 767 or email bendigolacrosseclub@gmail.com


Follow Sport on Facebook

If you would like to keep up to date with all the sport in 2019, you may wish to join the BSSC Sport Facebook group. There are regular updates with results/photos from sporting events, along with information about sport meetings, selection trials, and training sessions. Simply search BSSC Sport on Facebook or follow the link below.



Director of Sport – contact details

Drew Cathcart


0419 139 591


Sport calendar for Term 1          

Tuesday 12 March          Cricket (boys) – Loddon Mallee region finals

Thursday 14 March        Rowing – SSV regatta

Monday 18 March          Golf – Loddon Mallee Region qualifying event

Monday 18 March          Tennis (boys and girls) – Sandhurst Division

Thursday 21 March        Swimming – Loddon Mallee Region finals

Monday 25 March          Cricket (boys and girls) – SSV ¼ finals

Tuesday 2 April               Volleyball (boys and girls) – Sandhurst Division

Wednesday 3 April         Hockey (boys and girls) – Sandhurst Division

Thursday 4 April              Lawn Bowls – Loddon Mallee Region finals


Sport calendar for early Term 2

Wednesday 24 April       Swimming – SSV State finals

Friday 26 April                 Table-tennis (boys and girls) – Sandhurst Division

Tuesday 30 April             Soccer (boys and girls) – Sandhurst Division

Wednesday 1 May          Lawn Bowls – SSV State finals

Monday 6 May                Tennis – Loddon Mallee Region finals

Monday 6 May                Volleyball – Loddon Mallee Region finals

Tuesday 7 May                AFL Premier League v Warrnambool College

Friday 10 May                 Orienteering – Loddon Mallee Region event


School Sport Victoria – State team trials

​​​​​Each year, talented Victorian School students have the opportunity to trial for a place in the School Sport Victoria (SSV) Team Vic State team.  Selected students participate in annual School Sport Australia (SSA) Championships including the Pacific School Games (PSG) held every second year.  These championships offer gifted and talented students the opportunity to participate in higher levels of sporting competition against students from other Australian States and Territories.

Registrations are now open for the following sports. Please follow the links below to find out more about the registration process and timelines.

Swimming 10-19 years – nominations close Friday 26 April 2019.


Basketball boys and girls 18 years and under – nominations close Thursday 25 April 2019.


Soccer girls 18 years and under, boys 16 years and under.


Hockey boys and girls 16 years and under – nominations close Friday 19 April 2019.


Rugby League boys 18 years and under – nominations close Wednesday 1 May 2019.