Student Sporting Achievements

Congratulations to those students who have achieved fantastic results in their sporting fields!

Australian Junior Track and Field Championships, Brisbane, April 2023

Karla Boras

  • U/16 Triple Jump – 14th

Tilly McBain

  • U/14 200m – 12th,  80m Hurdles – SILVER Medal, 400m – 4th,  100m – 11th

Erin Foley

  • U/18 400m Hurdles – SILVER Medal

Jemima Hood

  • U/14 400m – 14th,  200m – 13th, 80m Hurdles – GOLD Medal – national champion

Samantha Miles

  • U/13 Discus – 4th,  Shot Put – BRONZE medal, Javelin – SILVER medal

Isla Bradshaw

  • U16 800m – 8th

Chantel Glogolja

  • U/20 Pole Vault – 9th

Jemima and Tilly, 80m Hurdles

National Netball Championships, Darwin, April 2023

Mia Aitken

Team Vic was up against WA in the bronze medal game. In a close game WA ended up taking the bronze medal 33-25, with Team Vic finishing 4th.

State Equestrian Competition, April 2023

Overall Sacred Heart College Geelong came 28th out of 170 schools, a fantastic result.

Nellie Rogers: 271st overall out of 400 (all Secondary Students) 

  • 120cm Jumping, 11th overall

Chloe Leen: 275th overall out of 400 (all Secondary Students)

  • 100cm Jumping, 13th overall

Alana Docherty: 36th overall out of 400 (all Secondary Students) 

  • 95cm Combined Training, 17th overall
  • Novice Dressage, 13th overall
  • 90cm Jumping, 26th overall
  • Senior Working Hunter, 8th overall

Matilda Iles: 365th overall out of 400 (all Secondary Students)

  • 95cm Combined Training, 4th overall *Reserve for the Victorian National Team*

Charlotte Iles: 100th overall out of 400 (all Secondary Students)

  • Novice Dressage, 9th overall
  • Senior Show Horse, 9th overall

Tessa Leen: 291st overall out of 400 (all Secondary Students)

  • 80cm Jumping, 25th overall
  • 90cm Jumping, 24th overall

Maci Dean: 305th overall out of 400 (all Secondary Students)

  • 80cm Jumping, 18th overall
  • 90cm Jumping, 29th overall

SHC Equestrian Team

  • Well done to Ava Wharton who competed at the Tennis State Championships at Royal South Yarra on the 29th and 30th April.

Australian Swimming Age Championships, Gold Coast, April 2023

Congratulations to Evie Lee who competed in 9 Multi Class swimming events and made the finals for the following:

  • 100m Breaststroke – 8th (1st in class)
  • 100m Backstroke – 8th (1st in class)
  • 200m Individual Medley – 5th (2nd in class)

Clay Shooting School Zone Championships, Lilydale, Thursday 4th May

Well done to Sarah Joordens and Paige Firth who competed in the Clay Shooting School Zone Championship on Thursday 4th May. Sarah finished 2nd and Paige placed 4th.

Sarah and Paige, Clay Shooting

VSAC Swimming Championship, MSAC, Monday 8th May

Congratulations to Scarlet Gilmour and Evie Lee who both represented CGSAV at the recent Associations Swimming Championships. CGSAV finished 5th overall, which is a great effort by the squad.

Scarlet Gilmour

  • 12-13 years 4x50m Freestyle Relay – 5th

Evie Lee

  • Mixed 12-18 50 Butterfly MC. -2nd
  • Mixed 12-18 50 Freestyle MC – 3rd
  • Mixed 12-18 50 Backstroke MC – 3rd
  • Mixed 12-18 50 Breaststroke MC – 4th
Field Hockey

Congratulations to Ivy Renouf who has made it into the Junior Country Championships Hockey Competition later in May. We wish Ivy all the best.


Congratulations to Georgia McInerney who competed in the "Ballarat Kyokushin Karate" one match tournament. This was Georgia’s first time fighting in “padded contact”. Georgia took out the 2 round fight to win 1st place. Well done!


Jo Sunderland completed in the AFLW Draft Combine recently. We wish Jo all the best in the upcoming AFLW draft.


Congratulations to Evie Lee who has been selected in the Swimming Victoria pathways Squad. Well done!


Congratulations to Imogen Hall who represent Victoria in the U/15 National Lacrosse Championships in Ballarat over the September holidays. Teams from all over Australia and New Zealand competed in the event. Imogen’s team came 6th out of 20 teams which was a great effort. Imogen also received the MVP award for their game against the Flames. Well done!

Gaelic Football

Congratulations to Tess De Grandi and her Australasia team who competing in the recent GAA World Games over in Derry, Ireland. The Gaelic Football competition saw teams from all over the world compete in group stages first. The Australasia team won their group stage scoring 26-43 (121) and only conceding 0-2 (2). The team advanced to the quarter final against Galicia, Spain. The game ended in a draw, which lead to extra time, Australasia scored two points to take away the win. In the Semi-final Australasia played Charlotte, North Carolina. The game was even throughout the match, Charlotte took a one point lead winning the Semi 2-4 (10) to 1-6 (9). Charlotte went on to win the Grand Final. A fantastic effort by Tess and the Australasia team.


Congratulations to Jade Chow (who has been selected in the Victorian Country basketball team for the Southern Cross Challenge to be held at the State Basketball Centre, Knox at the start of next year in January. Adelaide Buckby (Year 7 Padua) was also selected as an emergency for the team. We wish them both all the best for the competition early next year.


Congratulations to Evie Lee who came 11th in the Women’s Open 200m Freestyle at the Australian Swimming Championships.


Congratulations to Charlotte Iles, Chloe Leen, Tessa Leen, and Alana Docherty who represented Victoria at the 2023 PCA Equestrian National Championships. In the Tetrathlon event was Tessa, Chloe, Alana and in the Dressage - Charlotte, Alana, Chloe and Tessa. Some of the students are currently in WA for the Victorian Pony Club Nationals. We wish them all the best.

AFL Football

On Thursday 28 September during the holidays, the Intermediate and Senior Football Herald Sun Shield teams were invited to attend the Geelong v Melbourne AFLW game. The Cats Community team let the students boundary side to watch the Geelong team warm-up and be apart of the guard of honour when the team ran out onto the field. Intermediate captain Tara Trethowan and Senior Vice Captain Mekah Morrissy were interviewed about the whole Herald Sun Shield experience before the game to the crowd and both spoke very well. Thank you to the students who came along to the game.

Cross Country

Congratulations to Maggie Clatworthy, Mac Allen and Lottie Grimes-Cook for competing in the Victorian All Schools Cross Country Championships on Saturday 22 July at Bundoora. Maggie ran in the U/17 4km run and finished an impressive 26th. Mac and Lottie competed in the same event - U/14 3km race, finishing a respective 30th Lottie and 39th Mac. Well done to all three students on their efforts.

CGSAV Athletics

Samantha Miles, broke the Year 7 Javelin record.

Underwater Hockey

Congratulations to Sarah Joordens who competed at the National Underwater Hockey Championships in the Gold Coast, Queensland. Sarah’s team ended up taking away the GOLD medal. Well done, Sarah!

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