Secondary Sport

On Saturday Olivia Kibble rode in the 108km Letape Cycle Event in Jindabyne - run by the Tour de France. She was the sole junior female rider and rode for just over 5 hours. She conquered the Beloka Climb coming 32 out of 201 females and 153 out of 941 out of all the riders, in a ride which was described in the SMH as “brutal”. Well done Olivia on this remarkable achievement.

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Results from Easts Touch Grand Finals
Junior Grade B     SCEGGS 7 defeated Wenona 11 8-2 
Year 7 Grade B SCEGGS 14 lost to Loreto Kirribilli 8    
Junior Grade G SCEGGS 10 defeated Ascham 11 3-2
Senior Grade G SCEGGS 5 lost to Ascham 5 2-4
Senior Grade E SCEGGS 3 defeated Ascham 4 6-2

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IGSSA Water Polo
Well done to the SCEGGS 2 team who finished equal first in Grade S06 in the IGSSA Water Polo competition. SCEGGS 4 were also runners up in Grade J07.


Hornsby-Kuringai District Tennis Association
Congratulations to SCEGGS 2 who finished in 1st place in Grade S7. SCEGGS 3 also finished 1st in Grade S8. Well done to all players!


Well done to SCEGGS 1 Futsal team who were narrowly defeated in Senior Division 1 grand final by Kincoppal Rose Bay on Friday evening. The match a very even with the score 4-5 at the completion of the game.


Indoor Hockey
Good luck to our U’18 Indoor Hockey team who play in their grand final on Wednesday evening.

 Alison Gowan
Director of Sport

Primary Sport

IPSHA Years 4-6 Football 2019
On Saturday 2 February, we will have our first training session for the 2019 year at Moore Park Turf fields (Near the cnr Robertson and Lang Rd). We will also be trialling some of the girls who have had injuries this year and will decide final teams in Week 2 of Term 1.

 Time: Year 4: 8.00am-9.30am   and   Years 5 & 6: 9.30am-11.00am
Wear: SCEGGS sports uniform, shin pads, long SCEGGS socks and trainers or boots                 
(Football boots are not compulsory)
Bring: Large water bottle, sunscreen
Wet Weather In case of wet wether please check SCEGGS twitter                            
  Twitter @SCEGGSSports                                                                        

The first Tuesday training session will be on Tuesday 5 February at Moore Park Turf Fields (Near the cnr Robertson and Lang Rd). The girls will catch the bus from SCEGGS and can be picked up at 4.50pm at Moore Park or approximately 5.20pm outside the Sports Hall in Forbes Street.

Please ensure your daughter has a healthy snack, i.e. fruit or cheese and biscuits, no chips etc. and a large water bottle.


Year 3 Basketball 2019
Year 3 Basketball will start with two weeks of training and learning the rules of the game.

Training Dates:   Saturday 2 Feb and Saturday 9 Feb in the SCEGGS Sports Hall from 8.00am – 10.30am.            

Matches will commence on Saturday 16 Feb at SCEGGS.

Tuesday 5 Feb will be the first after school training session in the SCEGGS Sports Hall. The girls will be collected from their classroom at 3.10pm and taken to the Sports Hall. They will have a snack before commencing the session. Please ensure your daughter has a large water bottle as well.

Wear: SCEGGS Sports uniform and sport shoes

Bring: Large water bottle and healthy snack, i.e. fruit or cheese and biscuits, no chips etc.


Sue Phillips
Primary Sport and PDHPE Co-ordinator



Secondary Sport

Well done to India Hobbs and Mardi Downing who represented Sydney University at the Head of the Yarra in Victoria over the weekend. The girls were part of the Sydney University Eight in a 8.6km time trial and placed second behind Queensland University which was a wonderful result. 

East Touch Grand Finals at Queens Park - 1 December
 8.50am Junior B SCEGGS 7 vs Wenona 11, Queens Park 3
9.50am Year 7B SCEGGS 14 vs Loreto Kirribilli 8, Queens Park 3
9.50am Junior G SCEGGS 10 vs Ascham 11, Queens Park 5
9.50am Senior G SCEGGS 5 vs Ascham 5, Queens Park 5
9.50am Senior E SCEGGS 3 vs Ascham 4, Queens Park 7


East Touch Best and Fairest
Camilla Keenan
Jacqueline Lee SCEGGS 3
Sacha Parr SCEGGS 7
Gabriella Ibrahim SCEGGS 8


Futsal Semi and Grand Finals - 30 November
4.30pm SCEGGS 6 vs Kincoppal Rose Bay 5
5.05pm SCEGGS 4 vs St Vincent's College 2
5,05pm SCEGGS 2 vs St Andrew's 1
5.05pm SCEGGS 3 vs Kincoppal Rose Bay 2
5.40pm SCEGGS 1 vs Ascham 1
Grand Finals to follow at completion of Semi-finals.

 Alison Gowan
Director of Sport



Secondary Sport

IGSSA Water Polo
Congratulations to Lana Oppenheim, Sienna Green and Sophie O’Connell who were all selected in the IGSSA Water Polo teams. The girls will now go on to trial for the NSWCIS Water Polo Team in February next year.

Touch Football Semi Final Draw
The Semi Final and Play Off Touch Football Draw has been uploaded to Cognito for students and parents to access. It has also been posted on the Sports Notice Board.

All teams have a game this weekend, 24 November. Please check fields and times.

Touch Finals FINAL

Touch Football Trial for current Year 7 & 8 students
Tuesday 27 November, Week 7
3.15pm–5.00pm, Moore Park, Robertson Road
Girls will be transported by bus to and from the field.

 Alison Gowan
Director of Sport

Primary Sport

Trials for Term 1 2019 IPSHA Football will be held for those girls entering Year 5 and 6 on the following dates:

Tuesday 27 November
Robertson Road, Moore Park

Girls will be transported by bus to Moore Park.
Pick up at Moore Park is 4.50pm or back at SCEGGS on Forbes Street, outside the Sports Hall, at approximately 5.20pm.

Saturday 1 December
All Weather Turf Field- Robertson Road, Moore Park

All girls should have a hat, water bottle, healthy snack, shin pads, long SCEGGS sport socks and joggers. Football boots are allowed but are not compulsory.


Here are some photos for all to enjoy of co-curricular sport so far this term.

Year 3 Football

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Years 4-6 Basketball

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Sue Phillips
Primary Sport and PDHPE Co-ordinator



Inter-House Tennis Results

1st        Barton        35 points (countback)
2nd Docker 35 points
3rd Beck 22 points (countback)
4th Badham 22 points
5th Langley 20 points
6th Christian 19 points



Secondary Sport

Open Water Swimming
Well done to Daisy Message who competed in the Metro South West Open Water Championships where she placed 4th in the 5km event.

Daisy has qualified for the NSW Open Water Championships in December in both the 5km and the 7.5km event and the Australian Open Water Championships in Adelaide in January. We wish her all the best of luck with her training in the lead up to these events.

2019 Year 7 Touch Trials
We will be holding Trials for all students in Year 6 who have signed up to play East Touch in Term I, 2019. The Trials will be held on Friday 23 November from 4.00pm-6.00pm at the Reservoir Fields, Centennial Park.

A bus will depart SCEGGS at 3.20pm to take students to Reservoir Fields. Parents are then expected to collect students from the field at 6.00pm.


 Alison Gowan
Director of Sport

Primary Sport

Co-curricular Sport

Saturday mornings have seen much activity with Year 3 on the Football fields at Ascham and Years 4-6 Basketball at SCEGGS and other school venues. Thank you to parents for ensuring your daughter is at her match 30 mins before the game for warm up. It makes such a difference for the coach to have this time with the whole team to prepare them fully for their game.

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Sue Phillips
Primary Sport and PDHPE Co-ordinator



IGSSA Gymnastics
Congratulations to the following girls who represented SCEGGS at the IGSSA Gymnastics Competition on Friday 2 November:

Year 7
Milla Brown
Laura Davies
Gagara Farrawell
Annie Furness
Natayleah Georgetown
Madison Liew
Theodora Paradiso
Allegra Sintras
Emma Talbot
Sally Webster

Year 9
Samantha Jones
Emma Powell

Year 10
Aisha Imtarnasan
Caterina Pizzinga

Year 11
Mali Alexiou
Taylor Liew
Alexandra Slater

These girls gained the following places:


Allegra Sintras 4th place level 4 vault
6th place level 4 Floor
Milla Brown =6th place Level 5 vault
4th Level 5 bars
5th level 5 beam
5th level 5 floor
Emma Powell =10th place level 7 bars
6th place level 7 beam
4th place level 7 floor
Taylor Liew 9th place level 7 beam
=5th place level 7 floor


Madison Liew =1st level 4 Rope
4th place level 4 Hoop
Samantha Jones 5th Place level 4 Freehand
Aisha Imtarnasan 6th place in Level 6 Ribbon
Sally Webster 7th place in Level 6 Ribbon
Laura Davies 7th place in level 7 Hoop

 In the overall point score SCEGGS came 9th out of 18 schools and second in the Most Improved school.

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PSSA Athletics
Congratulations to Hannah Guest who competed in the NSW PSSA Athletics Carnival on Wednesday 31st October. Hannah performed well and enjoyed the experience of competing at such a high level.

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Primary Sports Choice Forms
Primary Sports choice forms were emailed on November 1st. The due date for these to be completed is Sunday 11th November.

 Sue Phillips
Primary Sport and PDHPE Co-ordinator


Secondary Sport

Well done to some of our fencers who have been busy competing. Georgina Dandolo gained Bronze and Amelia Whelan gained Silver at the U14 Girls Foil Sydney Olympic Cup.

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Australian Junior Water Polo Camp
A big congratulations to Sienna Green who has been invited by Water Polo Australia to attend the born 2002 Australian Squad training camp to trial for the Australian Junior Team. This is a wonderful achievement as Sienna wasn’t actually born until 2004! The camp will be held at the Institute of Sport in Canberra in November.

Well done to Lily Punch who has been selected in the NSW/ACT U’16 Alpine team for 2019. This follows a successful season of racing in Ski & Snowboard Australia events.

Alison Gowan
Director of Sport


Primary Sport

IPSHA Gymnastics
Congratulations to all the girls who competed at the IPSHA Gymnastics competition on Thursday 25 October. Every girl represented the School with pride and respect for the other competitors. Thank you to the coaches and girls for working so diligently throughout the year. SCEGGS competed in Division 2 against seven other schools gaining outstanding results.

Level 1 Artistic 1st place: Sophia Duncan, Gracie Dunlop, Isobel Murray, Helaina Travassaros, Peggy Van Haandel Williams
Level 2 Artistic 1st place: Sophia Barry, Laila Basha, Katerina Giannikouris, Hannah James, Milla Maiale
Level 3 Artistic 1st place: Meike Bannister, Lucie Deeming-Hall, Zoe Lindner, Sybylla Rose, Lucy Worsley, Annalise Zimmerle
Level 4 Artistic 1st place: Bondi Barlow, Poppy Hegarty, Simran Murphy, Emilia Narev, Abigail Sauer, Ingrid Weaver
Level 5 Artistic   Zara O’Shea =6th Vault, 4th Bars, 1st Beam, =9th Floor
Foundation 1 Rhythmic 3rd place: Isabella Conroy, Ashley Diec, Willow Hunt, Sophia Lowe
Foundation 2 Rhythmic 1st place: Lily Hallgath-Jolly, Bianca Hardge, Zoe Klein, Sophia Papadakis
Category 2 Group Rhythmic 2nd place: Cassandra Davies, Georgia Farrow, Hannah James, Ilana Patkar

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Level 4 State Gymnastics - Sunday 28 October
The following girls competed in the Level 4 state Gymnastics Competition on Sunday 28 October: Bondi Barlow, Poppy Hegarty, Simran Murphy, Emilia Narev, Abigail Sauer and Ingrid Weaver. Congratulations on strong performances from all the girls. They came 4th place in the all round team event.

Sue Phillips
Primary Sport and PDHPE Co-ordinator



NSWCIS Athletics Championships – held Tuesday 25/9/18

SCEGGS had 8 students compete at the NSWCIS Athletics Championships at Sydney Olympic Park Athletics Centre, Homebush and all of them performed very well. Highlights of the day were as follow:

Mietta Paipetis: 4th in the 12 years 100m
Alia Levi: 1st in the 13 years shot put
5th in the 13 years discus
Laura Roderick: 2nd in the 15 years 1500m
Mia Whalley: made the 16 years High Jump Final
Nina Schoff: 13th 17 years 100m
Andrea Conomos: 1st in the 17 years discus
2nd in the 17 years shotput
Carys Batho: 3rd in the 18 years Shot Put
Ella McCutcheon: 3rd in the 18 years Hurdles

Congratulations to all the girls who competed.

Alison Gowan
Director of Sport





IGSSA Grand Finals Results
Well done to our five teams that played in Grand Finals on the weekend. SCEGGS had a very successful morning winning four of these competitions.

IGSSA Hockey
SCEGGS 3 were joint Premiers with Wenona 4 after playing extra time and the score remaining 0-0. SCEGGS 6 defeated Abbotsleigh 14 in another thrilling match 1-0.

IGSSA Netball
SCEGGS 2 were runners- up to PLC Sydney 2 after being defeated 33 -17.
SCEGGS 18 defeated St Catherine’s 6 in a close fought match (9-2).
SCEGGS 20 defeated Kincoppal Rose Bay 26 in a heart stopping match with only one goal the difference (13-12).

Congratulations to Elise Aroney who competed at the 2018 IKO Australian Championships in Brisbane. Elise won her division in fighting and in the “Team Kata”. Well done Elise!

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Alison Gowan
Director of Sport



IPSHA Basketball and Year 3 Football
A reminder to parents that training for Basketball and Football will commence the first day back at school next term. Tuesday 16th October.

Saturday games will commence on 20th October. You will receive the draw via email once we have received it from IPSHA.


 Sue Phillips
Primary PDHPE and Sport Co-ordinator