Outstanding Individual Sporting Achievements: Senior School (Issue 1 2017)
Written on the 1 March 2017
Jack Downey (Year 10) - In the Track and Field State Championships held in February this year, Jack placed second in high jump and hurdles, and third in the long jump. Jack has qualified for the Australian Nationals in the pole vault, hurdles and high jump.
Marlee-Rose England (Year 10) - Congratulations to Marlee-Rose who has been selected for the Intermediate National team for Calisthenics for 2017. She will represent South Australia in Sydney 5-7 July.
Ella Sibley (Year 10) - Congratulations to Ella who recently competed at the Cycling Junior National Track Championship. Ella participated in the Sprints, Individual Pursuit, Team Pursuit, Scratch Race and 500m Time trial. In the Team Pursuit she won gold and got a state record along with achieving new PB's in her other events.
Tristan Camilleri (Year 11) - In the Track and Field State Championships held in February this year, Tristan placed first in the u17m 5000m walk (23.18 PB), second in the u17m 100 (11.73) and 400m (53.05 PB). Tristan has qualified for the Australian Nationals.
Staci McCudden (Year 11) - Congratulations to Staci who recently cycled her way to win gold at the Track Junior National Championships held at the Dunc Gray Velodrome, Sydney. Staci won Gold in the U17 Women's 3000m Team Pursuit whilst achieving a state record time.
Lachlan Nairn (Year 11) - Lachlan has qualified for the 420 World Sailing Championships in Perth in December of this year and he has been selected to be a part of the Open Australian team. He will represent his state at the pre-worlds and Australian Championships before going on to represent his country at the Worlds. This is a great honour and we congratulate Lachlan on his fantastic achievements.
Lewis Walker (Year 11) - Lewis competed in the Track Junior National Championships held at the Dunc Gray Velodrome, Sydney. Lewis won a bronze medal in the U17 Men's Points Race. He was also part of the Men's 3000m Team Pursuit that narrowly missed a bronze medal.
Patrick Fordham (Year 12) - Congratulations to Patrick who was selected to represent South Australia in the Surf Lifesaving Interstate Carnival held at Maroochydore, Queensland in January 2017. Patrick won the beach flags, ran third in the beach sprints, and with a team from Grange Surf Club, won the beach relays. He will travel to the Gold Coast in late March for the Australian Surf Lifesaving Championships where he hopes to hold onto his beach flags gold.
Patrick Goodwin (Year 12) - In the Track and Field State Championships held in February, Patrick placed second in the 800m (1:59.70s) and first in the 1500m (4:07.92). He also achieved podium finishes in the 3km u/18 placing Second (8 min 58 secs) and the 5km U/20 First Place (15 min 47 secs). Patrick has qualified for the Australian Nationals in all of the above events.
Olivia Moroney (Year 12) - Congratulations to Olivia for her recent involvement at the Rhythmic Gymnastics tour in the USA.
Students who achieve sporting success outside of school at a state championship, national or international event are encouraged to inform the Senior School Sports Department (Ms Ali Trewartha, Mrs Alex Penhall or Mr Robert Gill), in order to be acknowledged in the CEA Newsletter and beyond.
Well done to all students!