Stunning SATIS finals’ day

Guilford Young College teams contested four of the five final SATIS winter sports finals held in Hobart on Wednesday 26 September. The finals were: NETBALL vs St Patrick’s College @ the Moonah Sports Centre (loss) BOYS’ BASKETBALL vs St Patrick’s College @ the Moonah Sports Centre (win) GIRLS’ BASKETBALL vs Launceston Church Grammar School @ the Moonah Sports Centre (win)…

Depleted team performs well in Launceston

  A depleted athletics team brought home the Open Co-educational Shield and plenty of pride when Guilford Young College competed at the Sports Association of Tasmanian Independent Schools (SATIS) Athletics Carnival in Launceston on Saturday 22 September. The boys came second in the Open Boys’ Shield, only 1.5 points behind The Hutchins School, and the…

Hard day at the athletics office

It was a hard day at the office when hundreds of athletes from southern Tasmania converged on the Domain Athletics Centre for the Southern SATIS Athletics carnival on Wednesday 12 September. Apart from the tough competition, the winter weather was fickle, producing rain, wind and occasional sunshine. Guilford Young College brought home the Coeducational Open…

Has a new GYC tradition been created?

On the evening of Tuesday 21 August, GYC played a “friendly” AFL match, GYC current students versus GYC All Stars (former students) at Twin Ovals, Kingston. Despite earlier wet weather and some showers on the night, the ground was in excellent condition for the entertaining and spirited game. After a tight tussle in the first…

GYC retains soccer title

by coach, Marco Guerzoni The boys’ SSATIS final for football (soccer) was played out in front of a healthy crowd at South Oval, The Hutchins School, between the GYC First XI and THS on Thursday 16 August. Affording Hutchins the home ground and home crowd advantage, the GYC boys backed-in their high, skill-based game, centred around…