Hobart takes grand final honour

GYC Blue (Glenorchy) vs GYC Red(Hobart) cricket  Second title to Hobart in 3 years by JOHN COVINGTON After a season involving washouts, an extra team entering the competition and forfeits, there was much uncertainty who would actually make the final. The news filtered through early in the week that it was to be a repeat…

GYC WILL win

For the second time in three years, Guilford Young College will win the Sports Association of Tasmanian Independent Schools southern cricket final – before a ball has been bowled. Tomorrow’s final will be between GYC Red (Hobart) and GYC Blue (Glenorchy). After a hard-hitting, big-scoring season in which each team lost only one game, the…

11 athletes at national championships

Guilford Young College has 11 young athletes representing Tasmania at a national level this week and next. Nine are competing this week (in athletics and hockey) and two next week (rowing). ATHLETICS Four GYC athletes are currently competing at the Australian Junior Athletics Championships in Sydney. They are Year 12 students Alice Randall, Liam Shelton, Bec…

Commanding victory

this week’s cricket GYC Red (Hobart) vs St Virgil’s (team 1) at SVC, Austins Ferry SVC made 3 for 160 off its 20 overs. Best bowlers for GYC were Zac Adams 1 for 22 and Luke Swinton 1 for 27. GYC replied with 6 for 143 falling 17 runs short. Best with the bat were…

Strong results at Tas aged championships

A number of GYC athletes achieved wonderful results at the Tasmanian Age Track and Field Championships held at the Domain Athletics Centre, Hobart, on the weekend of 24 and 25 February. ALICE RANDALL won the Open Women’s 5km Race Walk in a time of 23:59:24, a personal best of almost 30 seconds. Because of timing, the…