Sporting Life - February 2022

Sporting Life - February 2022

Sporting Life – February 2022

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School Sport Shout Outs!

South Coast Triathlon – Congratulations to Alexia Abela, Harriet Irving and Isla Hawkins who represented South Coast at the State Triathlon in Hervey Bay.

South Coast Softball – Congratulations to Maddison Hallinan and Isabella Hallinan who were both selected into the South Coast Softball team and will compete at the State Championships in March.

2021/2022 Inter-House Swimming Carnival

We had 6 records broken at our Inter-House Carnival in Term 4 of 2021:

Name House Event New Record
Tribeca Liu Banksia 12&U 50 Fly 32.04
12&U 100 Free 1:06.64
Charlize Hamilton, Jasmine Huston, Matilde Beddoni & Scarlett Richards Melaleuca 12&U Free Relay 2:20.37
Georgia Thomasson, Lily Dawson, Tribeca Liu & Jennie McGrath Banksia 12&U Medley Relay 2:38.42
Tylah Crabtree Banksia 16yrs 50 Breaststroke 36.24
Isabel Lee, Cyra Bender, Tylah Crabtree & Collette Lyons Banksia Open 200 Free Relay (Dixon Cup) 1:51.52


The following students were Age Champions & Runners Up:

12 Years Age Champion Runner Up – representing Melaleuca – Charlize Hamilton
12 Years Age Champion – representing Banksia – Tribeca Liu
13 Years Age Champion Runner Up – representing Karragaroo – Alexia Abela
13 Years Age Champion – representing Karragaroo – Sara McCarthy
14 Years Age Champion Runner Up – representing Karragaroo – Georgia Lea’aeota
14 Years Age Champion – representing Karragaroo – Lili Baumann
15 Years Age Champion Runner Up – representing Karragaroo – Kate Taylor|
15 Years Age Champion – representing Banksia – Mia Nippers
16 Years Age Champion Runner Up – representing Banksia – Collette Lyons|
16 Years Age Champion – representing Banksia – Tylah Crabtree
17 Years Age Champion Runner Up – representing Melaleuca – Sienna Shen
17 Years Age Champion – representing Melaleuca – Lucinda MacLeod
School Runner Up – representing Karragaroo – Lili Baumann
School Champion – representing Banksia – Tylah Crabtree
The Non Nobis Solum Athletics Award – representing Melaleuca – Kenina Murtagh
The House Spirit Cup was awarded to Melaleuca


Inter-House Swimming Champions:

3rd place on 1227 points – Karragaroo
2nd place on 1346 points – Melaleuca
1st Place on 1729 points – Banksia

Summer Fixtures Round 1 – Cricket

Division 1 BSHS2 STH 5/78 defeated BSHS2 3/37 Millie Philp Caitlyn Walton
Division 2 BSHS2 STH 2/97 defeated BSHS2 7/66 Gypsy Sherratt Molly Cox

Cricket Captain – Caitlyn Walton


Club & Non-School Sport Shout Outs!

State Swimming – Congratulations to the following students who placed top 3 at State Titles:

  • Lucinda Macleod – 200 Freestyle 3rd place, 800 Freestyle 1st place
  • Ava Brickley – 100 Backstroke 2nd Place, 200 Backstroke 2nd place, 200 Open backstroke 3rd place
  • Holly Warn – 100 Metre Multiclass 3rd place
  • Tribeca Liu – 200 Freestyle 3rd place, 200 IM first place, 100m Butterfly third place, 50m Freestyle first place, 200m Backstroke second place, 50m Backstroke second place, 100m Freestyle first place, 50m Butterfly first place, 400m Freestyle first place, 100m Backstroke placed first
  • Tylah Crabtree – 50 Breaststroke 2nd place
  • Collette Lyons – 200 Butterfly 3rd place, 400 IM 3rd place
  • Sara McCarthy – 50 Butterfly 2nd place
  • Cyra Bender – 50 Backstroke 3rd place


Gold Coast Titans Netball – Congratulations to Madeline Smith who was selected into the newly formed Netball franchise. Well done Maddy!


QLD State Rowing Championships – Congratulations to Kalya Welsh and Jessie Hudson who placed Bronze in the Women’s U16 Quad Scull. Congratulations also to Jaz Ingall who placed 1st in the Women’s Lightweight Double Scull and 4th in the Women’s U19 Double Scull. Jaz was also selected in the 2022 Queensland Schoolgirls Pathways Eight Squad and will be involved in additional training camps and competitions throughout the year. Well done Kayla, Jessie and Jaz!


GC Representative Basketball – Congratulations to Swetha Ramesh and Cleone Halsall who have both been selected into the U14 Gold Coast Waves/Rollers Basketball teams. Well done Swetha and Cleone!


Queensland South State Performance Program – Congratulations to Eva Pinkerton who has been selected into the U16 and Paige Le Gassick into the U18 Basketball QLD High Performance Program – well done Eva and Paige!


State Surf Lifesaving – Congratulations to Maeka Free who placed 2nd at the Branch Lifesaver Surf Competition and will now be competing at States in Bundaberg – well done Maeka!


The St Hilda’s Sport Team regularly gets school sport results and achievements. The Sport Team loves to be kept up to date with our girl’s achievements across a wide range of club and non-school sports. Please email with any sporting news that we can recognise and celebrate!

For all enquiries relating to Middle/Senior Sport at St Hilda’s please email and ensure that you have downloaded the isthildas app for all our sporting notices.

Mel Lilley
Director of Sport and Coaching

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