Sport News

Students shine at volleyball championships

Olivia McKenzie (Year 8) and Aiden McKellar (Year 11) represented Queensland in the U14 Division and U17 Maroon teams at the Australian Junior Volleyball Championships at the AIS in Canberra over the holidays. The tournament ran from Sunday 29 September to Saturday 5 October with most other States and Territories taking part, as well as
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Touch football champions

What a fantastic three weeks our Year 5 and 6 students enjoyed at Interschool Touch Football. Last Friday the B boys’ team won the title of B Division Champions! Forty enthusiastic students played five games each week against other Glasshouse District schools. All teams improved over the three weeks and some fantastic touch football was
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Tyler selected to ride at State Championships

Tyler and Lily Short have shown their ability and determination in the sport of equestrian and are tasting success. Over the first week of the school holidays, Tyler and Lily Short travelled to Rockhampton to compete in the Pony Club Queensland State Titles for Showjumping. They competed over four days against the best riders in Queensland. They
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Eli excels in softball

Eli Abdy-Hardy has found his niche on the sports field and that is playing baseball and softball.  Eli was and integral member of our Glasshouse Christian College A boys softball team at interschool sport but baseball is his passion. He has also played in several other Glasshouse District representative teams during the year. Eli was
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Sunshine Coast champions in club football

Many club finals have been taking place over the past few weeks and several of our Glasshouse Christian College students have been involved in these.  Maleny Rangers Joshua and Ben Ramke played their 12 Boys Division two final against Bribie Island on Saturday. What a tight game this was as Bribie Island were Minor Premiers
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Secondary Sports Report Term 3, Weeks 7 to 9

Regional Athletics Carnival The regional athletics carnival included all state and private schools on the Sunshine Coast. Athletes competing at this event had the opportunity to be selected for state-level competition. The carnival took place at the Sunshine Coast University track on Thursday 29 August and Friday 30 August. Glasshouse Christian College students selected to
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Mega action and fun at Junior Athletics Day

What a day! Children busy running, jumping and throwing and having fun for three hours in the gorgeous winter sunshine. The new Eastern oval was a perfect venue for the Junior Athletics Carnival where children competed in sprints, showed off their skills in long jump and did not give up in the tug of war
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Secondary Sports Report Term 3 – Weeks 5 and 6

District Athletics Carnival: The 2019 Independent District 13-19 years Track and Field Carnival was a fantastic two-day event. Day 1 saw a twilight meet under clear skies. Summer came early and we ended up with a very warm day in the sun for Day 2. For the second year in a row, GCC finished in
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Boys compete at State Athletics

Max Cashin and Ashton Van Straten were very excited to be competing in the Queensland School Sport Track and Field Championships held in Brisbane recently. After great performances at the Sunshine Coast Regional Carnival, Ashton was selected to compete in the 200m and Max in the tetrathlon. There were 34 competitors in the 200m and
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Lily and Tyler, winners at Fraser Coast Showjumping

A small group of Glasshouse Christian College riders competed at the Fraser Coast Interschool Showjumping carnival last week. The three-day event was held at the Maryborough Showgrounds and Lily and Tyler competed in many disciplines. They competed in hacking, rider class, English dressage, Western dressage, extreme trail, western dry pattern, mechanical cow, sporting and show
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