Sporting Life - November 2021

Sporting Life - November 2021

Sporting Life – November 2021

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School Sport Shout Out!

Queensland Aquathlon – Congratulations to Alexia Abela for placing 2nd at the race in Kawana. Alexia also secured herself a place on the South Coast Triathlon team – Well done Alexia.

QGSSSA Junior Badminton – Saturday 16 October

Team Players Final Placing
9A Chryssa Dakin, Meili Deng, Aileen Hu, Tharangini Thirumurugan 1st
9B Sophia Briggs, Abigail Kennedy, Abby Long, Judy Zhang 3rd
9C Holly Bertwistle, Eva Devlin, Sophie Hateley, Piper Holtsbaum 1st
9C2 Petra Bosma, Tahlia Brown, Eva Pinkerton, Ella Ramsay, Choley Sun 3rd
9C4 Persia-Belle Matarrelli, Tiffany Mo, Scarlett Neophytou, Olivia Song 6th
8A Jennifer Zhang, Summer Osborne, Tilini Jayasekera, Eliya Jayasekera 1st
8B Yan Yan Zhang, Grace Fong, Madeleine Jackson, Aurora Salmon 4th
8C Katherine Lee, Rachael Lee, Rihanna Patel, Giselle Tracey, Emma Wang, Arwen Wu 8th
7A Zoe Baird, Billie Reynolds, Sabrina Theobald, Portia van Twest 1st
7B Millie Cannon, Lily Fell, Sally Nutley, Anna Zeng 1st
7C Safiyya Al Juraifani, Imogen Bellchambers, Charlize Hamilton, Clementine Henderson, Chloe Mo, Talia Peters 1st

The Junior competition day was particularly impressive, with our girls winning 6 of the 9 pennants on offer. What made this Badminton season even better was receiving feedback that our girl’s sportsmanship and the way they conducted themselves on and off-court was exemplary.

Club & Non-School Sport Shout Outs!

  • State Equestrian – Congratulations to Paige Sinnamon for placing 3rd in the Childs large hack of the year, riding EBL Platinum in his first year in the show ring. This is amazing for a young horse to place so high in his first-ever season of showing. Well done Paige and EBL Platinum.
  • QLD All Schools Athletics and Merit Teams – Congratulations to Hannah Collins for taking out the Gold in the 17yrs Triple Jump, Dior Scholz Silver in the 200m and Nyah Bollinger Bronze in the Hurdles. Well done Hannah, Dior and Nyah! Congratulations also to Olivia Turner – U14, Dior Scholz – U16, Hannah Collins – U18 & Nyah Bollinger – U20 being named in the QLD All Schools Merit Teams.
  • Basketball State Performance Program – Congratulations to Paige Le Gassick, selected as a 2021/2022 SPP Athlete.


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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