Melbourne Rebels Visit Marcellin
The flagship team of Victorian Rugby, the Rabo Direct Melbourne Rebels, visited Marcellin College last Thursday at the venue for the ‘Captain’s Run” before their home game against the Wellington Hurricanes. The entire squad were on site for a pre-training meeting, warm up and then the session followed by a meet and greet with students and staff.
Head coach Tony McGahan was full of praise for the school and the facilities, promising that the team would return in the future as they connect with the wider Victorian community.
The Captain, Scott Higginbotham presented the Principal Mr Mark Murphy, Captain of Rugby Ben, Captain and Vice Captain's of the 1stXV, Evander and Tom with a signed Rebels jersey to commemorate their visit.
Students flocked to Gartner field at lunchtime to witness these professional athletes go through their paces in what was a ...Read more...