Sport News

EISM SENIOR SUMMER SPORT WRAP UP

While the Senior Summer Sport competition is a short and intense season, our players and coaches deserve a hearty "Congratulations". We had a record 10 of our 18 teams into the finals with two other teams narrowly missing out.Out of the 10 teams, 7 brought home trophies and pennants – with two of these teams only losing narrowly 😊

The results were as follows:

Central Girls Volleyball A win 3 - 1 against Kingswood

Central Girls Volleyball B win 3 – 0 against Knox

Central Girls Tennis win 7 – 1 against Plenty Valley (undefeated for the season)

Central Girls Soccer loss 0 - 1 to Kilvington

Girls Softball win 15 – 5 against Kilvington (undefeated for the season) and now have been selected by the EISM to play in the Premiers Cup at Jells Park on Wednesday 18 April – an exceptional honour!

Mixed Badminton Blue win 10 -8 against Knox White (an inaugural competition)

Central Boys Volleyball B win 3 – 0 against Bialik (this team never dropped a set all season!)

Southern Boys Volleyball win 3 – 1 against Nunawading

Southern Boys Tennis loss 2 – 7 to Alphington (only loss of the season)

Boys Hockey loss 1 – 2 to Bialik (only loss of the season)

We are very proud of all the students and coaching staff. Thank you to all our Sport Staff for their work over the season and for attending and running all the training sessions. Special 'congratulations' to the coaches of the teams in the Grand Finals – Rob Apps, Julieanne Douglas, Jess Elms, Indrani Banerjee, Anthony Wroe, Nic Green, Danie Borbely, Phil Amos, Wes Smith, Keith Clapp and Ryan Shave, Adam Drennan and Jacob Davey and Daniel Jones – Well done!!!

HOUSE ATHLETICS NEWS

To finish Term 1, we had the most beautiful day for the fiercely contested House Athletics Carnival that was held at the Knox Athletics track.It was a brilliant carnival where 8 event records were broken!The final results came down to the last events, the relays. This made for a most exciting finish to the day.Congratulations to the winning House, Bruce House.A hearty thanks to our hard-working staff who made the day flow so smoothly.Special thanks to Mr Layton Montgomery (parent of Shivani Gharti-Magar, Yr 7) for his assistance with displaying all the event result printouts for our students.

Our Huntingtower Athletics Team heads off to Lakeside Stadium next Tuesday, 1 May to contest the EISM Division 1 Athletics Carnival.We wish Lucy Dobbyn and Anton Maksoutov, our School Athletics Captains and their team the very best for this event!