Sport News


Matthew Damches, Year 11, St Leo’s House, competed over 7 — 9 September in Brisbane in the Australian Junior and Senior Weightlifting Championships. It was a competitive field of lifters in the 73kg division where Matthew was the youngest by two years. Matthew managed to outlift his nearest competitors by 8kgs (105kg snatch and 125kg clean and jerk) and with this lead, Matthew won the title of National Junior Champion U20’s 2018. Congratulations, Matthew! Outstanding achievement!

Mr John McAlroy
Director of Students (Years 10 – 12)


Ryo Hayashi, Year 7 competed in the Victorian Age Short Course Swimming Championships held at MSAC between 31 August and 2 September. Ryo won a bronze medal for Boys 12‐Year‐old 200m Butterfly. In addition to this result, he placed seventh for the 100m and 200m Individual Medley. He was in the top 20 for 100m Butterfly, 200m Backstroke, and 100m Breaststroke. Congratulations on these terrific results, Ryo!

Dr Melissa Walsh
Year 7 Coordinator

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