Update at 9:40am
2nds Cricket has been cancelled
Marcellin's latest sport news, results and fixture updates.
UPDATE - 9:30am
The following games have now also been cancelled due to unsafe facilities
Games at Marcellin cancelled due to conditions
Inter A Cricket
Games at PEGS
Inter B Cricket - Returning on bus, arrive Marcellin approximately 10:15
10A Tennis - Returning on bus, arrive Marcellin approximately 10:15
9A Tennis -Returning on bus, arrive Marcellin approximately 10:15
9B Tennis - Returning on bus, arrive Marcellin approximately 10:15
All October 20 fixtures are to played as planned. Overnight rain has not affected cricket and tennis facilities to an extent that requires cancellation. All fixtures will start as normal.
Congratulations to the following boys who have been selected as Captains of their 1st team. Being a captain is fantastic recognition of the effort they have put into the program over a long period of time. The Squash captain will be recognised in next weeks edition of the Eagle.
1st Basketball - Andrew Giddens
Andrew has played basketball for Marcellin every year since year seven, debuting for the 1st team at the end of year nine. The Champagnat student has also represented the College at Football in year seven and eight and also plays for Diamond Valley basketball club outside of Marcellin. ...Read more...
AGSV Championships - Lakeside Stadium
Report by Luke Getson, Athletics Coach.
Last Wednesday 12th September, saw 58 Marcellin College students led by our co-captains Tom Griffin and Sam Rattray, travel to Albert Park Athletics Stadium for the annual AGSV Athletics Carnival. This carnival is the culmination of the Track & Field season that has been in progress for most of term 3. Training has been underway since week two of the term and many of the boys vying for positions in the team had been attending the five Saturday morning trial competitions that began on Saturday 11th August and ...Read more...
The AGSV summer season is just around the corner with all non 1st teams starting official training week one of term four. 1st Basketball, Cricket and Tennis have already commenced their training. Over 800 boys weekly will be looking to represent the school with great sportsmanship and pride. Cover drives, layups, volleys, spikes and serves will all be practiced at training in preparation for Saturday matches.
A reminder to all families that boys will play their sport in the next year level up. Ie- a current year seven boy will train and play year eight tennis in term four and one. A ...Read more...
AGSV Centenary Logo Design Competition
2020 marks the 100th Anniversary of the Associated Grammar Schools of Victoria. The centenary celebrations will commence with a Centenary launch event at the start of the summer season in September 2019 and culminate with a Centenary Dinner at the MCG in November 2020. A number of other events will be conducted throughout the year to mark the occasion.
A logo competition for the AGSV Centenary is now open to all AGSV students.
The winning logo will become the proud symbol of our Centenary Celebrations and it will be used in various materials and ...Read more...
Our Cross Country team finished their season last Saturday by winning its 19th consecutive AGSV Premiership and also collecting eight individual awards. Congratulations to all boys and their families for their support of the program. Sam Rattray has lead from the front and done a wonderful job as Captain. Another great highlight from last weekend was a semi final win for our 1st XI team away at PEGS. Bringing home a point from an away contest at PEGS is seen as a win. To bring home all three points was an awesome effort by Mr Doolans boys. They now play Trinity for the AGSV Premiership this...Read more...
This week sees the 1st XI team and the 1st XVIII teams will play away semi finals in a bid to earn a place in the grand finals a week later. Good luck to both teams. The cross country team go into this weeks last round in a fantastic position to with its 19th consecutive premiership. Our Hockey boys had a chance to make to top four last week but unfortunately could not grab it and will try and finish fifth with two wins over the next two weeks. the 1st XV play St Patricks in their last round match for the year.
Cross Country - Sam Rattray
We are back for Round 6 of the AGSV ...Read more...