Four of the thirty-one students had just competed at the Pacific School Games in Adelaide. James Nati from St Agatha’s and Thomas Meredith from St John Fisher Catholic School in Tumbi Umbi were in the undefeated champion softball team. Lucy Dillon from St John Fisher was in the touch football team and Joshua Smith from St John the Baptist Catholic School in Woy Woy won four bronze medals in the multi-class swimming.
PICTURED: James Nati (right) and Thomas Meredith (left) who both received awards with their medals at Pacific School Games.
Results for Broken Bay Diocese students who participated in the Australian Schools Athletics Championships included some outstanding achievements:
Gabriella Taylor (St Rose Catholic School, Collaroy Plateau) – 1st 10yrs 100m, 1st junior girls 200m, 1st junior girls relay
Lara Williams (St Mary’s Catholic School, Manly) – 2nd junior girls 800m, 1st medley relay
James Gladman (St Bernard’s Catholic School, Berowra) – Para Athletics 1st 100m, 2nd 200m, 2nd long jump, 2nd shot put, 1st relay
Anita Brown (Mackillop Catholic College, Warnervale) – 4th 12 yrs shot put
Cameron Torpy (St Cecilia’s Catholic School, Wyong) – 6th 12 yrs long jump, 7th 12 yrs multi event