Division Cross Country
The Annual Knox Secondary Cross Country Division Competition saw five students from Fairhills participate with great enthusiasm. Their hard work and dedication has paid off with three students qualifing for the next round. Well done to Zaydah (4th), Miles (8th), Harrison (4th), Nate (17th) and Lachy (19th). Great effort!!
The next race is Eastern Zone at a time and venue to be confirmed.
Senior Boys Soccer
The senior boys had the opportunity to play a soccer round robin few weeks ago. The boys gave it their all amongst the wet conditions but unfortunately did not win.
Senior Girls Netball
The senior girls played a netball competition and came way with one win and a couple of losses. The girls tried really hard and had a great day.
Senior Victorian College Championships
The senior boys’ and girls’ basketball teams got the opportunity to play in the Victorian College Championships. The boys team lost their first match by 6 points, but then went on to win the rest of round matches. Unfortunately, due to the first loss the boys just missed out on finals. The girls team won their first match of the day and then lost their other two matches by less than 10 points. Due to those losses the girls also just missed out on the finals. Overall, both teams had a great day, tried their best and ultimately all improved individually and as a team. Well done!
All Boys Netball
Boys from year 7-12 had the opportunity to participate in a netball competition a coupe of weeks ago. The senior boys (years 11-12) won one game but unfortunately lost the rest of their games and just missed out on finals. Fairhills had two Intermediate teams (year 9-10) and drew with each other on the first game of the day but unfortunately as day proceeded both teams just missed out on finals. Fairhills also had two Junior teams (years 7-8). The second team had a great day participating however unfortunately missed out on finals. The first team won their first 2 games but then lost their third game. The boys finished second in their pool which meant that they made finals. The boys won their semi final but unfortunately lost the grand final. All the boys gave their all and tried their best.
Intermediate Victorian College Championships
The intermediate boys basketball team had the opportunity to play at the Victorian College Championships. The boys won their first game by 20 points, but unfortunately lost their next few matches by less 10 points. As a result, the team just missed out on finals. All the boys tried their best ad improved as the games went on.
Intermediate Girls Netball
The intermediate girl’s netball team went out last week to play in a round robin. The girls won a couple of their matches which meant that they made it to the finals. The girls made it to the 3rd position final match but unfortunately just lost by 2 points which Fairhills finished 4th. Great job girls.
Junior 3×3 Basketball
Two weeks ago, Fairhills took two boys and one girls’ team to the 3×3 qualifying day schools cup basketball tournament. The first boys team won their first two matches and then lost the third. They then went onto the finals where they finished 5th which meant that the team goes through the next round in term 3. The second boys team won the first game, but then lost the rest of their matchups which meant that they unfortunately did not make finals. The girls 3×3 team, had very similar outing to the first boys’ team where they won their first two matches and then lost the third. They then also went onto the finals where they finished 5th which meant that the team goes through the next round in term 3. Congratulations to Cooper, Liam, Bill and Jarryd from the boys team and to Claire, Adaya, Olivia and Maddie for making it to the next round.
Intermediate 3×3 Basketball
Last Friday, Fairhills took two boys’ teams to the 3×3 qualifying day schools cup basketball tournament. The first boys’ team, won their first three matches which meant they finished on top of their pool and went into finals. They then just lost their first final, however did win the next final which meant that they finished 5th and would progress to the next round in term 3. The second boys team unfortunately were unable to get a win but however had a fun day. Congratulations to Nate, Tom, Will and Boyd for making it to the next round.