Five students from Catholic College Sale have qualified for the State Finals of the School Sport Victoria Cross Country competition, after placing inside the top 12 of their age category at the recent SSV Gippsland finals. Congratulations to Harry Bartlett (Year 7), Natalie Begovic (Year 8), Acacia Sutton (Year 9), Laura Coleman (Year 10) & Chris Dwyer (Year 10) who will now compete at the State Finals on July 14 at the Yarra Valley Racing Club.
Full SSV Gippsland Cross Country results below:
12-13 Boys: Harry Bartlett – 1st (Time – 9:54.34); Leo Stephenson – 14th (11:00.59) and Jack Armstrong – 34th (12:15.29).
14 Years Girls: Natalie Begovic – 2nd (Time: 11:51.22) and Charlotte Armstrong – 11th (12:42.25)
14 Years Boys: Vincent McLeod – 36th (Time: 12:34.02)
15 Years Girls: Acacia Sutton – 9th (12:01.52) and Kate Coleman – 38th (20:38.01)
16 Years Girls: Laura Coleman – 8th (Time: 12:15.15)
16 Years Boys (5kms): Rhys Shultz – 22nd (Time: 19.39.10)
17-20 Years Boys (5km): Chris Dwyer – 7th (Time: 16.59.43)
These results followed on from the first (Division) round of Cross Country, held on Tuesday May 3rd at the Devon Football Ground in Alberton West. The College had 20 students running on the day, with 24 placing inside the top 15 for their age group, to earn a place at the Gippsland Finals.
Full results from the Wellington round below:
12-13 Years Boys: Harry Bartlett (1st), Jack Armstrong (4th), Leo Stephenson (5th), Josh Duffield (6th), Blake Rowley (10th), Odi Cameron (11th), Oliver Witt (16th), Oliver Skeels (23rd), Hudson Doherty (26th), Jed Forsyth (27th), Max Bassett (28th)
12-13 Years Girls: Olivia Junck (11th)
14 Years Boys: Riley Mizzi (3rd), Jett McMahon (4th), Vincent McLeod (14th)
14 Years Girls: Natalie Begovic (1st), Charlotte Armstrong (3rd)
15 Years Girls: Acacia Sutton (3rd), Kate Coleman (9th)
15 Years Boys: Luke Dwyer (2nd), Mitch McMaster (4th), Jimmy Love (10th)
16 Years Girls: Laura Coleman (3rd)
16 Years Boys: Kaden McCulloch (3rd), Rhys Shultz (4th), Will Manning (7th), Henry Myers (10th)
17-20 Years Boys: Chris Dwyer (1st)