AFL WOMENS – SANDHURST DIVISION
Our AFL womens team has started its 2019 season with a win against Catherine McAuley College in the Sandhurst Division competition. BSSC kicked two goals in the first half and kept their opposition to a single point. The CMC girls staged a fight-back early in the second half and got within 10 points but the BSSC girls kicked the last couple of goals to win 5.9.39 to 2.2.14. Goals: Jemma Finning, Bree Heiden, Mia Ward, Emily Cooper and Amy Cooper.
Well done to team members: Sarah Bateson, Jemma Finning, Sydney Findlay, Sharni Barker, Bree Heiden, Ella Wicks, Annabel Strahan, Emma Gilligan, Jess Keating, Saffron Moody, Tayla Matotek, Mia Ward, Sol Musk, Amy Cooper, Eliza Long, Emily Cooper, Abbey Curnow, Louise McClusky, Milly Martin, Holly Congues, Abbey Barber, Darcie Fry, Rach Stubbings, Maddi Dobeli, and coach Dean Sheldrick.
The girls now progress to the Loddon Mallee Region finals on Wednesday 29 May at Epsom.
ATHLETICS – SANDHURST DIVISION
Our track and field athletes had a very successful day at the Sandhurst Division athletics carnival in Bendigo today. BSSC won the Senior Age Group Champion award and two of our athletes won individual Age Group Champion awards – Bree Heiden (18-20yr) and Abbey Hromenko (17yr).
In addition, our athletes broke several records. Abbey Hromenko established new records in the hurdles, triple jump, and high jump. Bree Heiden broke the javelin and discus records. Daniel Baldwin in the hurdles, Niah Langtree in the 100m, and Zahli Drummond in the 1500m also broke records.
Riley Bouwmeester (17yr shot put)
Lauren White (16yr 800m, 1500m)
Eddy Neame (18-20yr 800m, 200m)
Abbey Hromenko (17yr long jump, triple jump, high jump, hurdles, relay)
Niah Langtree (17yr 100m, 200m, 400m, relay)
Bree Heiden (18-20yr discus, shot put, javelin)
Daniel Baldwin (17yr hurdles, 400m)
Hamish Wild (17yr 100m, long jump)
Zahli Drummond (17yr 800m, 1500m, relay)
Julian Langtree (17yr triple jump, high jump)
Lauren White (16yr 3000m, relay)
Eddy Neame (18-20yr 400m)
Kobe Henderson (13-20yr 3000m, 1500m)
Kayla Downes (16yr discus)
Congratulations to everyone who competed today.
AFL PREMIER LEAGUE
The biggest match on the boys football calendar takes place next Wednesday 22 May, when the BSSC Lions take on Catherine McAuley College in the second round of AFL Premier League. The game will be played on the Queen Elizabeth Oval commencing at 12:30pm.
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SPORT CALENDAR FOR TERM 2
Tuesday 21 May Cross-country – Sandhurst Division
Wednesday 22 May AFL Premier League v Catherine McAuley College
Friday 24 May Volleyball – SSV State finals
Monday 27 May Hockey/soccer/badminton/table-tennis –
Loddon Mallee Region finals
Tuesday 28 May Netball (girls) – Sandhurst Division
Wednesday 29 May AFL (girls) – Loddon Mallee Region finals
Tuesday 4 June Cross-country – Loddon Mallee Region finals
Wednesday 5 June AFL Premier League v Emmanuel College
Friday 14 June Netball (boys) – Sandhurst Division
Friday 14 June Orienteering – SSV State Finals
Tuesday 18 June Basketball – Maribyrnong Invitational Tournament
Wednesday 19 June AFL Premier League semi-final
Friday 21 June Basketball – Sandhurst Division
Wednesday 26 June AFL Premier League grand final