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Sports Wrap Up – Weeks 9 and 10 of Term 1 2019

Trish Buckley VolleyballRound 2Year 10 BoysGCC defeated Burnside SHS 1-0.GCC lost to Good Shepherd LC 0-2.Year 10 GirlsCoaches comments; The girls played brilliantly. Anaya White played libero and this was the first time incorporating that position. The girls learnt and executed on/off rotations with the libero wonderfully. TD GCC lost to Meridan SHS 0-2.GCC defeated
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Fun had at Interschool Softball Competition

Four teams of Year 5 and 6 students competed in the Glasshouse Interschool Softball competition over the past few weeks. Students had been learning and practising the skills and game play for softball during their PE lessons so this competition was great experience for them. The level of competition is high in the Glasshouse District
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Sophie wins State Award

Sophie Trevan has won a very prestigious award at the Queensland State Little Athletics Championships held in Townsville. Sophie won the George Harvey Leadership Award which is awarded to an athlete in the 15 – 17-year-age group each year at the State Championships. The award acknowledges athletes who have shown leadership qualities in inspiring and
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Primary Cross Country action 2019

The Primary Cross Country was again over at the Beerwah Bulldogs course in very hot conditions. The carnival was early this year due to changes in the Australia School Sport Calendar and this meant that the Primary students had not trained as much as in previous years due to the heat. Many had improved their
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Secondary Sport Wrap – Term 2, Weeks 6 to 8

Staff vs Students Cricket Match: Conditions were difficult for the match played over two days on the northern sports field. Both teams seemed to sweat it up, in the hot subcontinent like temperatures. Competition was fierce and as play got underway on day one, the teachers didn’t hold back their bowling attack. The first innings was
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Students swim well at Regional Swimming Carnival

GCC were represented by six students at the Sunshine Coast Regional Swimming Championships held recently in Redcliffe. Chloe Turnbull,  Dalton Loveday and Torin Dunford were our Primary representatives and Indiah Loveday, Jaymes Roser and Joshua Collins were our 13 – 19 year swimmers. Competition at this carnival is always very tough with just four or
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Chloe competes at Sunshine Coast Aquathon

Chloe Turnbull had a busy week as she competed in the Triathlon State Championships held in Hervey Bay after having already swum in the Regional Swimming Championships just days before. Chloe qualified for the Aquathon event last year and her race comprised of a 1km run, 200m swim and 1km run to finish. There were
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Interschool softball kicks off

The Year 5 and 6 students have been learning and practising softball during PE lessons and at break time and our GCC teams tested out their ability against other Glasshouse District Schools on Friday. Seven schools met at Beegees Sports Grounds to compete against each other in A and B divisions.  There are quite a
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2019 Glasshouse District Swimming

Wow what a tremendous day of competition we had at the Glasshouse District Swimming Championships to become District Champions for just the third time! Everyone swam their best and many personal best times were achieved. Our 12-year-old swimmers led the way with Chloe Turnbull, Archer Palmer and Dalton Loveday winning most of their events to
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