In less than ideal conditions, over 1500 students participated in the SSATIS Athletics Carnival at the Domain Athletics Centre on Wednesday 12 September. Despite the rain and high winds three SSATIS Records were broken:
Open Girls Long Jump – Jane Hickie (Collegiate) 5.71m
Under 15 Boys Javelin Throw 700g – Lincoln Arnold (St Virgil’s) 44.39m
Under 13 Girls 400m – Alicia McConaghy (Calvin) 67.35sec
Dominic student and Australian Para Athlete, Sam Walker, broke the Australian Under 18 f38 Shot Put Record in a distance of 12.82m.
Results of events can be found at this link http://liveresults.satis.com.au/ and shield winners as follows:
Girls Senior Shield – St Michael’s Collegiate
Girls Junior Shield – Mount Carmel College
Girls Aggregate Shield – St Michael’s Collegiate
Boys Senior Shield – The Hutchins School
Boys Junior Shield – St Virgil’s College
Boys Aggregate Shield – The Hutchins School
Co-Educational Senior Shield – Guilford Young College
Co-Educational Junior Shield – Sacred Heart College
Co-Educational Aggregate Shield – The Friends’ School
All schools will now compete in the statewide SATIS Athletics in carnival in Launceston on Saturday 22 September.