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Nathan Czinner - Burras and Open 'Pride' team Selection
We are excited to learn that one of our O'Connor alumni, Nathan Czinner (Year 12 2020) has been selected in the U21 Burras National Junior Squad which will compete in the Sultan of Johor Cup in Malaysia between 22-29 October this year. The event will comprise of teams made up of 6 hockey nations from around the world.
In addition to this, Nathan will also be participating in the Hockey 1 League Open 'Pride' Team in the National Hockey Competition. He is the youngest in the team and will play alongside Australian Team players which we are sure will be a fantastic experience. Well done Nathan!PHOTO: Hockey Australia - features Nathan Czinner (NSW), Liam Henderson (VIC) and Cooper Burns (VIC).
State CCC Athletics Championships
A large team of O'Connor students traveled to Sydney to represent the region at the Combined Catholic Colleges State Athletics Championships on Monday with standout results coming from Brooke, John and Tom. Brooke secured a bronze medal in the Girls 15+ 1500m race walk. John ran a fast two laps gaining a close silver medal in the boys 16 years event and Tom competed in the competitive 17+ 1500m placing a respectable 6th overall and 3rd in his age group. For those interested in joining the local Athletics Club, Armidale Athletics are holding two come and try afternoons over the next two Wednesdays at 4pm.
Well done to everyone who made it through to CCC State Athletics this year.
Congratulations to our Year 10 Boys Basketball Team "The Wise Men" who defeated the ASC Puggles in the grand final of the Armidale Basketball Association Winter Competition. This team will be bolstered by some Year 9s to compete in the NSWCCC Championships in Sydney at the end of October. The team consisted of John Harris, Macklin Ross, Joe Schmude, Ben Fergusson, Chitipat Poomipak and Hunter Booth.