Sports Report, 21 Aug 2019

Radford's specialist hockey players were joined by Netball and Soccer players to make up a full team

Radford's specialist hockey players were joined by Netball and Soccer players to make up a full team


ASC Girls Hockey 

On Friday 16 August, 18 Radford girls from Years 10-12 competed in the Year 11-12 ASC Girls Hockey Competition.  The girls were exceptional examples of competitiveness mixed with sportsmanship.  They finished the day with 1 win, 2 draws, 2 defeats and placed 3rd overall.  A huge thank you to Ms Clark Wellington for coaching the girls. 

Radford players the field at ASC Hockey


The weekend basketball matches saw the Radford U10 Butterflies take on the Radford Dolphins.  It was a fast-paced game with some wonderful teamwork, defence and offence moves being demonstrated.  All the girls are certainly enjoying their winter season of basketball.  

U10 Basketball players - Butterflies and Dolphins


U9 Boys - Unfortunately the U9 boys went down to the Queanbeyan Whites 20 – 30.
U18 Girls - A low-scoring game for the Radford U18 Girls, with a win against Royals 7 - 0
U18 Boys - An outstanding game of rugby by the boys.  Going into half time 21-7 down, the team dominated the second half and came back to 21-all with 10 min to play.  The final score was 21-21. 

SSACT 12&U Girls and Boys Cricket Trials 

Students who are turning 10-12 years old in 2019 and those who are turning 13 years old between the 1 July – 31 Dec 2019 are invited to trial.    Students who are selected in the SSACT Girls and Boys Teams will compete at the School Sport Australia Cricket Championships in Adelaide from the 17-24 November 2019. 




Trial Dates and Time

Trial 1 – 2nd Sept 2019, 4.00-5.30pm

Trial 2 – 16th Sept 2019, 4.00-5.30pm


Trial 1 –26th August, 4.00-5.30pm

Trial 2 –2nd September, 4.00-5.30pm

Trial 3 –4th September, 4.00-5.30pm


Watson Oval, 104 Cricket Synthetic Nets

Marist College, 27 Marr St, Pearce


All players must attend with personal cricket equipment i.e. pads, bats, gloves, helmets, box, etc. As this is a school sport event, hats are required to be worn. Players are to provide their own filled water bottles.


As this is an ACT representative team, students should have played at a regional level and/or have previous cricket competition experience.



$10 online registration fee via SSACT portal


All students are to register to trial via the SSACT portal at


Further Information

Amelia Cheney (Coach)

Robert King (Manager)

Sanjay Sharma (Manager)

Brad Falkenberg (Coach)



Netball specialist training

To end the Winter Season strongly, Radford Netball will be running some targeted, specialist netball sessions that will focus on skills and tactical content.

The sessions are open to all players from the Junior to Cadet teams and will run on the following dates:                       

Friday August 23

Purple, Yellow

Friday August 30

Green, Red, Navy

Friday September 6

Gold, Silver, White, Maroon

All sessions will be held at the Radford Indoor Courts (G Wigg Sports Centre) 
from 4.00-5.30pm. The sessions are free of charge.

Sharyn Hill (Radford Netball Director) will be leading all sessions.

If you would like your child to participate in this opportunity, please click HERE and follow the registration process.  Registrations for each session will close at 2pm on the day of the session.

Please feel free to contact the Radford Sports Department if you have any questions.

Coming Up 

  • Radford will be represented by 3 teams (Year 7/8, 9/10 and 11/12) at the ASC Boys Basketball Competition on Monday 26th August. 

  • Congratulations to the following Radford Primary School Basketball Teams who have made it through to the 2019 Sue Geh (Girls) and Jaimie Pearlman (Boys) Basketball Championship Finals to be held on Wednesday 4th September: 

Year 3/4 Girls and Boys Maroon Teams
Year 3/4 Girls Blue Team
Year 5/6 Girls and Boys Maroon Teams 

  • On Thursday 5th September the Year 7/8, 9/10 and Year 11/12 Girls Basketball Teams will compete in the ASC Basketball competition.


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