Sport News


The 2017 Victorian All Schools Track and Field Championships were held at Lakeside Stadium from Friday 3 November to Sunday 5 November, and several competitors from De La Salle participated.

Year 7 student James Harper represented De La Salle in the Under 14 Javelin event. James had a great afternoon achieving a personal best with a throw of 33.57m. He placed 3rd and received a bronze medal. James has qualified for Athletics Australia Junior Championships in Sydney in March 2018. Congratulations James!

Lachlan Menara (Year 11) won gold in the Under 18 Long Jump and placed 3rd in the Under 18 Triple Jump categories. Congratulations Lachlan!

Dalton Di Medio (Year 11) took the gold in the Under 18 Pole Vault category with a new personal best of 4.50m. Congratulations Dalton!

Andre Di Medio (Year 7) jumped 3.10m (just shy of his personal best of 3.15m) and took the gold in the Pole Vault Under 14 age category. Congratulations Andre!

Both Andre and Dalton will fly to South Australia in December for the 2017 National All Schools Championships where James Harper is listed as an emergency reserve. Congratulations to all our competitors and good luck in your next rounds!

Mr Jon Edgar
Dirctor of Sports

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