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From the Director of Co-curricular, Mr Steve O’Donnell

Waverley College, Steven O'Donnell

Director of Co-curricular, Mr Stephen O'Donnell

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Last Round for Term 2

This week is the last round of winter activities for Term 2 against traditional rivals Knox Grammar School. Training for the final week of term will only be held on Monday and Tuesday.

NSW State Rugby Championships

Well done to all students who competed in the NSW State Rugby Championships last weekend, and especially to the Randwick U16 side captained by Oliver Aboud. This team were crowned premiers and had a large number of Waverley College students.

Waverley Randwick U16 Players

U16 State Rugby Champs

U16 State Rugby Champs

Also special mention to 13As player Josiah Manoufetoa, who was also part of the Manly U12 State premiers. It was great to see a number of his school teammates from other clubs, cheering him on in the final.

State Rugby Champs

Volleyball

This coming week we also have a number of students trialing for CAS squads in Volleyball.

1sts AFL

Congratulations to the following boys selected for CAS 1sts AFL to play GPS next week: Joel Burgess, Freddy Hunt, James Kambas, Louis Kitto, Hugo Roles, Sam Stewart, Tom Stewart, Vasili Vertsonis, Jett Wanda.

16A and 1st XV Rugby

Best wishes to all of our 16A and 1st XV rugby squads with their CAS selections, which will be published on Sunday.

Years 7-12 Athletics Carnival Postponed to August

Unfortunately ES Marks will not be open in time for our House Athletics Carnival scheduled for Thursday, 23 June.

It will now be held on Monday, 29 August at ES Marks.

Attention: Supporters – Full Co-curricular Uniform or Academic Uniform Required at all Venues

A reminder to all students who will be supporting teams this weekend, that full Co-curricular uniform or College academic uniform are the only accepted versions at any venue, for both home and away.

Three Old Boys Selected for Prestigious Squads

I want to also make special mention of three Waverley College Old Boys:

  • Jed Holloway (Class of 2010) who was selected this week for the Wallabies Squad to play England
  • Ben Donaldson (Class of 2017) who was selected for Australia A to play Pacific Nations
  • Ronald Volkman (Class of 2020) who was selected this week to start for the NZ Warriors against the Panthers in the NRL.

We wish these gentlemen well and will certainly be cheering them on for upcoming matches. We are running out of wall space at the Queens Park Pavilion for all of these legends of the College!

 

Mr Steve O’Donnell

Director of Co-curricular

E: sodonnell@waverley.nsw.edu.au