Congratulations to our ECC Athletics Team on an outstanding achievement for winning the D Division ACC Carnival on Monday 11 September.  This is a fantastic achievement and allows our team to move up to C Division for 2018.

On Monday September 11, Emmanuel Catholic College made it's way to the WA State Athletic Centre to compete against seven other Colleges in the ACC Division D Athletics Carnival. Austin Bloomfield (Year 11) was the Open Boys Champion for the ACC Carnival.  All the students who participated, represented the College in a fantastic manner including our Year 10/12 Sport and Recreation students who were excellent student officials throughout the day.

It was a history making day, as for the first time, the athletics team won the entire competition! This result is a fantastic achievement for all the hard work our athletes have put into training and their efforts on the day. This moves Emmanuel into C-Division for the first time in 2018. Emmanuel also won the Junior Boys Shield and Overall Boys shield on the day, showing our dominance against the competition.

OVERALL SCORES

Emmanuel: Male Score 890 - Female Score 823 Total 1713

Kennedy: Male Score 758 - Female Score 856 Total 1614

Irene McCormack: Male Score 867 - Female Score 743 Total 1610

Mercy: Male Score 826 - Female Score 735 Total 1516

MacKillop: Male Score 748 - Female Score 785 Total 1533

John Paul: Male Score 756 - Female Score 770 Total 1526

Mandurah Baptist: Male Score 721 - Female Score 782 Total 1403

Bunbury Grammar: Male Score 612 - Female Score 743 Total 1355

Team success was our number one goal for the day, but we also had a number of students that finished in the top 3 for their age groups. A special mention to the following students that excelled at the carnival. These students have finished in the top 3 of their age groups in this Carnival - a fantastic effort.

Tahlia Murray U/13 – 3rd Place

Charles Betts U/13 – 3rd Place

Cassidy Fernandes U/14 – 2nd Place

Genevieve Brink U/14 – 3rd Place

Harvey Muller U/14 – 2nd Place

Chris Walker U/15 – 2nd Place

Austin Bloomfield OPEN Champion – 1st Place

A massive thank you to Mrs Katie Winfield, Mr Ryan Henley, Mr Dryw Edwards, Miss Taylah Bowe, Miss Zoey Baxter, Ms Sarah Branley, Mrs Domanique O’Reilly, Mr Nicholas Brooke (prac student) and Miss Hannah Cully (prac student) who all demonstrated a real commitment and enthusiasm towards all the training sessions this year. They did an exceptional job, where they gave up their morning and afternoons to help coach the students over the past eight weeks.

All results can be viewed at the following website: https://goo.gl/CbKxqC

Mr Jarrod Parry - Acting Director of Sport