Senior Athletics Carnival
On Thursday 19 May, students showed off their fantastic school spirit at the 2016 Senior School Athletics Carnival held at Sydney Olympic Park Athletic Centre. Kinross was crowned Champion House! The Athletics squad for 2016 will now compete at four twilight competitions during term three while preparing for the IGSSA carnival on Thursday 18 August.
The following athletes produced stellar performances which resulted in new records being set:
- Abigail Stevanovic (Year 9) – Junior 200m 26.44, Junior 400m 1:01.02, 14 Years 90m Hurdles 13.75.
- Taylor Porter (Year 9) – Intermediate 1500m 5:03.22
- Sarah Ong (Year 9) – Intermediate Javelin 32.50m
The top three place getters in each age group were:
- Junior (11-14 Years) – 1st Alyssa Wedd, 2nd Hannah Moloney, 3rd Margaret O’Reilly
- Intermediate (15 -16 Years) – 1st Taylor Porter, 2nd Emily Gralton, 3rd Siale Sabatino
- Senior (17-18 Years) – 1st Alexandra Kerr, 2nd Georgia Page, 3rd Lauren Wheatley
- Transition Class – 1st Lauren Webber, 2nd Sarah Clifton-Bligh, 3rd Chloe Bridges-Webb
Abigail Stevanovic (Year 9) won the last event of the day, the Invitational 100m title, with a performance of 12.97 seconds.
Well done to everyone for your participation and team spirit.
Image (from left): Kinross House Captains, Taylor Ly and Emily Ryan, receiving the Champion House Trophy presented by Mrs Linda Chiba.
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