Sports News

Interschool Cross-country

Last Thursday, our team of 48 runners competed in the VPASSA interschool cross country at Harold Rossiter Park. As a team, we ran extremely well with all our runners finishing in the top 15 of 30 competitors in each race.  The breakdown of places was:  1st x 5, 2nd x 3, 3rd x 2, 4th x 3, 5th -10th x 16 and 11th -15th x 10.  I would like to give a special mention of the Year 5 Girls who came five in a row from 3rd to 7th - looked impressive!                                                                                                   

Congratulations to our place winners: -                                                                                                                              Year 6 Girls-  1st Ava, 2nd Katya, 4th Mackenzi   

   Year 6 Boys - 1st Zakaria, 3rd Lawson, 4th Tyler                                                        

   Year 5 Girls- 3rd Zara, 4th Charlotte                    

   Year 5 Boys – 1st James                                                                                                  

   Year 4 Girls – 1st Isabel                                         

   Year 4 Boys – 2nd Freddie                                                                                                                            

   Year 3 Girls - 1st Lara                                           

   Year 3 Boys – 2nd Robbie

The final scores were: -

   Kensington               936

   Millen                         752

   Lathlain                      659

   Victoria Park            648

   East Victoria Park   515

   Bentley                         110

Several of our runners are competing in the State Cross Country next Friday. We wish them all the best as they compete against 250 – 300 runners from across the state.

Faction Athletics Carnival

The faction carnival will be held in Week 7 - weather permitting. Times are approximate. A full program is attached to the newsletter.

Running Club

Running Club is on each Tuesday and Friday morning on the oval from 8.00am – 8.30am. New runners always welcome. Parents of Kindy and Pre-primary parents must attend with their child. Active kids learn better!