Marcellin's latest sport news, results and fixture updates.

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Mens Health Awareness Round
by Benjamin Reynolds - Wednesday, 12 June 2019, 2:01 PM
 

The Sport program at Marcellin prides itself on creating an environment that focuses on sportsmanship whilst developing physically, mentally and social skills of all our boys. This weekend all 1st teams will look to take the next step and make an impact on all males within our community. Sport can be a fantastic vehicle to educate the broader community and this weekend we aim to highlight the importance on Men's Health, an issue that the Health and Physical Education department have promoted for many years via the Men's Health Night and year ten curriculum. 

All boys representing Marcellin in Cross Country, 1st Rugby, 1st XVIII Football, 1st XI Soccer and 1st Hockey will all wear light blue socks to create a talking point for all players, officials and spectators.  

The aim is for males to take more care in their everyday health by making simple changes with their behaviour. We want boys to educate males in their life to:

  • overcome the fear of visiting their GP regularly
  • make physical activity a priority in their life
  • eat healthy and reduce portion sizes.
  • stop smoking
  • reduce alcohol intake
  • pick up the phone and talk to their mates. 

Change is always hard but is easier with the help of others. We encourage sons, fathers, uncles, grandfathers, wives, sisters, grandmothers and daughters to all support the males in their life to make their health a priority. 

Old boy Dr Bernie Crimmins is a fantastic support to our community regarding the issue of Mens Health. It is a passion of his and he is very well known for his drive to help all males make a change. Please take three minutes to listen to his advice.

Mens Health Video - Dr Bernie Crimmins

Further information can be found at the Mens Health Week website here.

 
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Captains Reports - Winter 2019
by Benjamin Reynolds - Monday, 3 June 2019, 11:50 AM
 

Each week the captains of the winter 1st teams will provide a report of their weekend match. All junior team scores can be found on the Sport News page of MyMarcellin.

June 1st Fixtures

Cross Country – Kieran Hesse

Round 4 of the AGSV cross country season saw the Marcellin Cross Country team take the long bus ride down to Frankston to compete on the Ballam Park course for one final year. This race officially marked the halfway point of the AGSV season with three races completed and three to follow, the boys all knew another winning team performance would place us in an enviable position and sit us four points up on the premiership ladder.

First up once again it was our seniors who began the day with a 9 o'clock start, completing a slightly shorter and muddier 5.5 Km then we have been used to. A late withdrawal from our usual top 5 scorer Jack Mirrielees due to injury ...

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Sports Star of the Week
by Daniel Polazzon - Tuesday, 28 May 2019, 1:19 PM
 

Each week we look to highlight achievers in the sport program over the past round. These can be in the form of elite performances as well as highlight plays, high levels of sportsmanship, leadership and encouragement.

ROUND 4

SPORTS STAR OF THE WEEK - 7B SOCCER - Mr Ivan Ivas

"Alex Voukelatos displayed incredible sportsmanship and skills. The pride in which he represented the team was recognised by his coach and peers in the 7B Blue Soccer team."

Alex Voukelatos

SPORTS STARS OF THE WEEK - Cross Country Team

Mr Edward Doyle

"It is a fantastic achievement to receive silver and bronze medals at the state relays. Well done to the following boys."

State Medal Winners at Princes Park Relays

U18 Silver

Jack Armstrong, Jack Mclean, Thomas Papagrigoriou and Brock Binion

U18 Silver Medal

U16 Bronze

Jordan Abbott, Liam Keenan, Oliver Magnuson and Mostyn Dreiberg

U16 Bronze Medal

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ROUND 3

SPORTS RUNNERS OF THE WEEK - Mr Edward Doyle

Jude Bateman, Loki Fangmeier, George Thomas, William Waters, Jack Armstrong, Brock Binion, Jack McLean, Thomas Papagrigoriou

 "The following 8 runners get runners of the week as they achieve 3rd place at Jells Park, this was the State Relays and is an incredible achievement." Mr Edward Doyle

Runners of the weekRunners of the week

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ROUND 2

SPORTS STAR OF THE WEEK

JULIAN KAPAKOULAKIS - SARAH CARMODY - INTER B SOCCER

"Julian scored a goal from the penalty spot, it was our only goal; displayed good technique/skill throughout the game and was fantastic to watch!"

Julian Kapakoulakis

 
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2019 Winter Captains Announced
by Benjamin Reynolds - Thursday, 2 May 2019, 8:36 AM
 

Congratulations to the following boys who have been selected as Captains of their 1st team for the winter season. Being a captain is fantastic recognition of the effort they have put into the program over a long period of time. 

Cross Country 

Congratulations to Kieran Hesse who will lead the Cross Country team in 2019. A year 12 Redden student has been part of the team since year seven. He has also been an active member of the Athletics teams and competes for Box Hill Athletic Club.
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ontributing to 19 consecutive AGSV cross country premierships. Making nationals for cross country in 2016 & 2018. Winning individual AGSV cross country medals in year 8-11. Winning state cross country team medals from year 7-11. As Captain Kieran is looking forward to a great 2019 season. "I am looking forward to seeing how the team develops throughout the year ...

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AGSV & VRSU Honours for Marcellin Boys
by Benjamin Reynolds - Monday, 1 April 2019, 4:11 PM
 

The AGSV  have Representative team selection at the end of the summer season. Selection in these teams is a fantastic achievement and highlights a high level of performance over the season.  Recognition from other coaches is one of the best you can get. Congratulations to the following boys who have been selected following this winter season. 

AGSV  Selection
BasketballCricketTennisSwimming
Andrew Giddens (Captain)
Daniel Foster
Nathan Poelsma
Max MikedisBen Marcon (emerg) Leon Iera
Cooper Cheesman
Jack Harrowell
Isaac Bellinger
Xavier Oliveri

 

The AGSV Representative cricket team played APS Representative team on Tuesday. The basketball team will play in term three and our swimmers will represent the association in May. Further information can be found here


 
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AGSV Swim Championships
by Benjamin Reynolds - Tuesday, 26 March 2019, 12:29 PM
 

2019 AGSV Championships

Report by Teacher in Charge of Swimming, Mr David Bellis

The Marcellin AGSV Swim team came together for the final time in 2019 last Friday night, March 22nd. This is the night our swimmers have been preparing for every Tuesday and Thursday morning since the start of the term. Whilst a focus on team culture has been evident throughout the program, there was one true goal that every swimmer had for AGSV competition, which was to give Marcellin College a top 3 placing. Having come 4th for the previous three years  and the gap between us and Camberwell (3rd) decreasing each year, it was decided that 2019 was the year to finally achieve that goal.

We got off to the best start possible with Milton Simopoulos winning the very first event for the night (16/U 100m Freestyle). it was great to have Marcellin  on top of the points tally and set the tone for the ...

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2019 Winter commencing soon
by Benjamin Reynolds - Tuesday, 19 March 2019, 3:28 PM
 

Winter Sport will start for all teams in term two. The first round of Cross Country will be on Friday the 26th of April with Marcellin hosting a twilight event at the college. The 1st XVIII and 1st XI teams will play their first game on Saturday 27th of April at Assumption College. 1st Hockey will play Ivanhow in round one on Friday 3rd of March and the 1st XV Rugby team will be commencing their season against St Patricks College at home on Saturday May 4th. On this day all other non first teams will commence their season also.  

Draft Fixtures

Draft fixtures for all teams can be found on the Sport News section of MyMarcellin. Families are encouraged to views these now to start to plan for the upcoming season. These fixtures will be confirmed in the Eagle prior to a round of sport. Further Information

Training Timetables and Team Coaches

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2019 Swimming Champions Announced
by Benjamin Reynolds - Friday, 15 March 2019, 8:43 AM
 

The 2019 House swim carnival was held on Friday in fantastic conditions at Northcote Swimming Pool. 

The Senior boys started the day with their events running from 9:20am - 12:00pm.  The morning session was split into three sections.  One year level moves to the novelty pool were all students are encouraged to participate and support their house.  Points are awarded for the house with the most entrants.  Body boards, pool noodles, water polo balls are all used in modified relays and numerous events with boys looking to get as many house points as possible.  Whilst the novelty events are on a second year level heads out to the Volleyball arena where house teams play four games to determine final rankings.  At the same time the third year level is in the main pool contesting twenty individual events and three relay events.  All year levels rotate through each of the three ...

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Summer Wrap - Captains Reports
by Benjamin Reynolds - Wednesday, 6 March 2019, 10:15 AM
 

February 27th Semi Final/Round 5 Swimming

Swim Squad - Leon Iera

This week the swimming team were eager to train hard to best prepare themselves for the last Friday night’s trial. There was a massive turnout at PEGS with all the swimmer’s vying for their best chance in racing events at the AGSV competition night. It’s just over a fortnight away!! 

Thanks to Jack Harrowell who has been organising a cheer squad for the night. It would be a first that Marcellin would have a cheer squad from their fellow Eagles. We’d all love your support in helping us try to achieve a podium finish.

The team will get extra practise at this Friday’s annual swimming carnival- looking forward to seeing you all race and have fun in and out of the pool.

1st Basketball - Andrew Giddens

The 1sts Basketball played their Semi Final last Wednesday in front of the faithful boys who stayed after ...

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Sports Star of the Week
by Alex Pozzobon - Monday, 4 March 2019, 1:04 PM
 

Each week we look to highlight achievers in the sport program over the past round. These can be in the form of elite performances as well as highlight plays, high levels of sportsmanship, leadership and encouragement.

ROUND 9

SPORTS STAR OF THE WEEK

TED MEEHAN - CAROLYN YOUNG - 10A TENNIS


"Ted Meehan, on your far right when looking at the picture. As well as having one of the best score lines of the day in his singles, Ted fought hard in his doubles and always encouraged and affirmed his playing partner. Ted has been a consistent player at training's too across the season, always attending to the drills and looking to improve." - words from Carolyn Young.




ROUND 8

SPORTS STAR OF THE WEEK

JAKE DONOVAN - LUKE MAHONY - INTERMEDIATE B CRICKET


Jake Donovan made 60 runs off just 59 balls to get the Marcellin Intermediate B team over the line against Ivanhoe. 



ROUND 7

SPORTS STAR OF THE WEEK

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