A number of students and alumni have featured in the media for sports-related endeavours, recently. They include:

  • Sharna Thompson (Year 11) starring for the Chargers women at the DEC;

1 Sharna Thompson basketball Mercury 27 May 2017

 

  • Gobindraj Gill (GYC 2016), one of four Tasmanians chosen for the U/18 Australian boys’ hockey squad;

 

  • Jack Anders (Year 11) and Jesse Maple (GYC 2016) as Hobart City Demon footballers supporting the pyjama training session as a fund-raiser for Give Me Five for Kids;

1 pyjamas

 

  • Ebony King (GYC 2016) who has been offered a four-year sporting scholarship to Bryant and Stratton College, New York, where she will play soccer for the women’s team and study criminal justice. Also mentioned in the Mercury article was Shelbi Vienna-Hallam (GYC 2011) who has also played US college soccer;

1 Ebony King

 

  • Elise Barwick (Year 12) has been named in the Allies squad for phase two of the NAB AFLW U/18 national championships, in July;

 

  • Elijah Reardon takes the mark of the AFL season  (Huon Valley News)

1 AFL mark Huon Valley News 7 June article 2017