Mollie Dive Hockey

Congratulations to our Senior Mollie Dive Hockey team who made the Finals of this year’s Mollie Dive competition. Regardless of their defeat in the final match, the team had a very successful competition with the IGSSA Hockey season ahead of them in Term 3. Well done to all players!

Year 10

Year 11

year 12

Sophie Ainsworth Caitlin Bush Zara Allen
Molly Broad Millicent Price Rachel Osborne
Lara Ciesiolka    
Sophia Dickinson    
Olivia Fanning    
Kate Finlayson    
Gabrielle Giles    
Bailey Henderson    
Ava James    
Audrey Madigan    
Maanya Maini    
Grace Pawsey    
Isabella Price    
Caitlin Spora    
Anna Ward-Thomas    


Football – NSW All Schools Championships

Congratulations to Victoria Martin (Year 12) on her outstanding performance at the NSW All Schools Football Championships this week. Victoria represented NSWCIS in an exciting competition and was awarded Most Valuable Player of the tournament. Well done Victoria!


Swimming – PAN Pacific Games

All the very best to Maddison Hinds (Year 7) who has been selected to compete at the PAN Pacific Games Trials in Adelaide on 30 June. Congratulations Maddison on making it to this incredible level of competition and we look forward to hearing all about your experience.



Another term of IGSSA and IPSHA Sport is complete! Well done to all students involved in IPSHA Hockey, IGSSA Basketball and IGSSA Football. Our Hills District Netballers and Cheerleaders continue their seasons into Term 3 and we wish them all the best as they progress through the season.

Congratulations to all teams, in particular, to the following teams who placed 1st or 2nd overall in their respective sports and divisions in this ‘first past the post’ competition format:


IGSSA Basketball – 1st place

IGSSA Basketball – 2nd place

IGSSA Football – 2nd place

Loreto 5 Loreto 3 Loreto 4
Loreto 9 Loreto 4 Loreto 5
Loreto 17 Loreto 22 Loreto 7 – Junior Firsts
Loreto 19   Loreto 8
Loreto 20   Loreto 11 – Year 7 Firsts
Loreto 21 – Year 7 Firsts (undefeated season!)    
Loreto 23    


Primary School Athletics Carnival 

Congratulations to all students who competed at the Primary School Athletics Carnival on Monday (and due to the large number of competitors the remaining events were held today). Thank you to all participants for taking to the field and track in wonderful spirit. It is an incredibly enjoyable carnival for all involved.  

Winning House: Benedicta

Spirit Cup: Clare House

Age champions:

  • 10 years champion is Kate Gilsenan (Year 5)
  • 11 years champion is Aoife Berry (Year 5)
  • 12 years champion is Lucia Van Der Heiden (Year 6)

Queen of the Track:

  • Lucia Van Der Heiden 


Secondary School Athletics Carnival Results

If you missed the Secondary School Athletics Carnival results at this week’s Assembly, a full list of award recipients are below. Congratulations to all athletes who competed on the day and of course, further congratulations to the following athletes on their outstanding achievement:

Age Champions

Division Champions

100m Invitational Winner

Spirit Cup Champion

Overall House Champion

12 Years – Bella Kachel (Year 7) Junior – Sophie Kavanagh
(Year 8)
Zoe Warland Kendall Maye
13 Years – Lara Granelli (Year 7) Intermediate – Zoe Warland
(Year 11)
14 Years – Sophie Kavanagh (Year 8) Senior – Eliza Harvey (Year 12)      
15 Years – Alana Kavanagh (Year 9)        
16 Years – Zoe Warland (Year 11)        
17 Years – Eliza Harvey (12)        
18 Years – Tatum Bird (Year 12)        


correct sport uniform

An important note regarding correct sport uniform for Saturday competition sport.

Students who are not dressed in the correct uniform for competition will NOT be allowed to play. In the case that a Loreto Sport Staff member is not present, your team coach will have the authority to remove a student from play and/or not allow a student to start play. Thank you in advance for your cooperation in this matter. It is our expectation that you will be appropriately dressed and in uniform while representing Loreto Normanhurst. Please see your sport specific booklets for full details on what uniform is required for your sport.


LORETO SPORTS GIRL:  Rebecca O’brien

Current sport/activity: Basketball.

Favourite school sport/activity: Basketball.

Highest level of sporting achievement: Nationals for basketball, State Basketball and Melbourne Coastal Classic Tournament.

Best moment of Loreto Sport for you: Winning all our games in IGSSA Basketball and playing ‘free throw knockout’ after each training.

Favourite sporting moment as a spectator: Watching players who I look up to scoring shots and playing defence even though sometimes it doesn’t work out for them.

Best subject at school: Science.

Any superstitions before playing sport: Lucky pair of basketball shoes and my lucky number 7.

Best tune to listen to before competing: Get’cha Head in the Game – Troy from High School Musical.




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Date & Time



Sat 30 June Hills District Netball Round 8  Pennant Hills Park
Sat 21 July Hills District Netball Round 9  Pennant Hills Park
Sat 28 July IGSSA Hockey & IGSSA Netball Round 1 Various



2018 Sport Contacts Term 3




IPSHA Sports Ms Emily Wood
Midweek Activities Ms Emily Wood





IGSSA Netball  Mr Dave Brock
IGSSA Hockey Mr Matt Mulroney
Snowsports Mr Matt Mulroney
Hills Netball Mr Tim Higgins
IGSSA Friday Night Athletics Miss Jess Levy
Midweek Activities Ms Emily Wood
Cheerleading Ms Emily Wood


For IGSSA competitions, the full draw points table, venue lists and wet weather details see the IGSSA website here.


Mrs Jasmine Palmer

 Head of Sport