Head of Sport
MS/SS ATHLETICS SEASON
Middle/Senior School House Athletics Carnival
The Athletics season commenced in the last week of Term 1 with the MS/SS House Athletics Carnival which was held at Duncan McKinnon Athletics Track. Students had the opportunity to compete in a range of Track and Field events during the day. The highlight of the day was Tomas Smith running 11.47sec which broke the school Under 16 Boys 100m record. Rose House once again proved victorious for the 3rd year running.
Congratulations to the Rose House Captains: George Daglaras and Anastasia Anastopoulos.
Final House Athletics Shield results:
1st Place: Rose House - 552 points
2nd Place: Fraser House - 533 points
3rd Place: Bradman House - 433 points
Congratulations to the triumphant Rose House Captains: George Daglaras and Anastasia Anastopoulos.
EISM Division 3 Athletics Carnival
At strong team of 68 students represented Oakleigh Grammar at the EISM Division 3 Athletics Carnival on Thursday 27 April. Oakleigh Grammar finished 5th overall.
A number of outstanding individual performances were achieved, these include:
Victoria Turewicz: 1st Place - Under 14 Girls High Jump - 1.30m (New OG record)
Irene Pilakis: 1st Place - Under 14 Girls Triple Jump - 8.26m
Max Teh-White: 1st Place - Under 14 Boys Shot Put - 11.64m (3kg Shot Put) (New OG Record)
Jenna Menelaou: 1st Place - Under 16 Girls 800m - 2min.49.95sec (New OG Record)
Tomas Smith: 1st Place - Under 16 Boys 100m - 11.92sec & 200m - 25.16sec
Chris Giannaros: 1st Place - Under 16 Boys Long Jump - 5.66m & 100m B - 12.60sec
Kristen Moshos: 1st Place - Open Girls 100m C - 15.61sec
Anthony Malamas: 1st Place - Open Boys Shot Put - 10.96m (5kg Shot Put)
Stephanie Burnett: 2nd Place - Under 13 Girls 400m - 78.35sec
Alexandra Voutsas: 2nd Place - Under 14 Girls Shot Put - 7.00m (3kg Shot Put)
Victoria Turewicz: 2nd Place - Under 14 Girls 200m A - 32.59sec
Eleni Tsotras: 2nd Place - Under 15 Girls Triple Jump - 7.75m
Alexandra Bonney: 2nd Place - Under 15 Girls Shot Put - 8.23m (New OG Record)
Michael Pegiou: 2nd Place - Under 15 Boys 400m - 60.17sec
Krisa Paboukis: 2nd Place - Under 16 Girls Shot Put - 7.39m (3kg Shot Put)
Conrad Noonan-Barros: 2nd Place - Under 16 Boys 100m C - 13.51sec
Chris Giannaros: 1st Place - Under 16 Boys 200m B - 27.08sec
Nicola Zois: 2nd Place - Open Girls 400m - 79.68sec
Liam Koutsoulas: 2nd Place - Open Boys 200m B - 26.80sec
Stephanie Burnett: 3rd Place - Under 13 Girls 100m A - 15.39sec & 200m A - 32.46sec
Angelos Zois: 3rd Place - Under 13 Boys 100m B - 14.72sec
Victoria Turewicz: 3rd Place - Under 14 Girls 100m A - 15.15sec
Shamus Smith: 3rd Place - Under 14 Boys 100m C - 14.24sec
Jacinta Kimberley: 3rd Place - Under 14 Girls 400m - 77.07sec
Kosta Pliatsikas: 3rd Place - Under 15 Boys 100m C - 13.98sec
Isabella Karvounis: 3rd Place - Under 16 Girls 400m - 77.96sec, 100m C - 15.34sec & 200m B - 33.50sec
Maria Spiropoulos: 3rd Place - Open Girls Shot Put - 8.10m (3kg Shot Put)
Christina Gougoussis: 3rd Place - Open Girls High Jump - 1.20m
Samantha Kagarakis: 3rd Place - Open Girls 200 A - 32.01sec
Paras Gameras: 3rd Place - Open Girls 200m B - 33.99sec
Under 14 Boys 4 x 100m Relay Team - 3rd Place - Jonathan Sarris, Alexi Pratt, Shamus Smith & Evangelos Nanos
Under 16 Girls 4 x 100m Relay Team - 3rd Place - Sarah Burnett, Kiriaki Gilinas, Jenna Menelaou & Isabella Karvounis
EISM Athletics Champions Carnival
A record number of Oakleigh Grammar students qualified for the EISM Athletics Champions Carnival which featured the best athletes from the 21 EISM schools. The Champions Carnival was held on Monday 15 May at Lakeside Stadium.
Oakleigh Grammar had its best ever result Athletics Champions Carnival result achieving two gold medals & two bronze medals.
Stephanie Burnett - U/13 Girls 400m
Jenna Menelaou - U/16 Girls 800m
Victoria Turewicz - U/14 Girls High Jump
Irene Pilakis - U/14 Girls Triple Jump
Tomas Smith - U/16 Boys 100m & 200m
Michael Pegiou - U/15 Boys 400m
Chris Giannaros - U/16 Boys Long Jump
Max Teh-White - U/14 Boys Shot Put
Anthony Malamas - Open Boys Shot Put
Congratulations to Tomas Smith who went back to back in winning both the Under 16 Boys 100m & 200m titles, repeating his outstanding 2016 achievement where he also won both titles.
Tomas Smith: 1st Place - Under 16 Boys 100m - 11.87sec & 200m - 23.90 sec (New OG Record)
Stephanie Burnett: 3rd Place - U/13 Girls 400m - 73.52sec (New OG Record)
Max Teh-White: 3rd Place - U/14 Boys Shot Put - 11.15m
Bentleigh District Cross Country Carnival
On Tuesday 16 May, 38 Oakleigh Grammar students from Years 3 to 6 competed at the Bentleigh District Cross Country. In cool, fine conditions Oakleigh Grammar students competed in fields of 50-60 students over 2km to 3km against the six other Bentleigh District Primary Schools.
Congratulations to Jovan Milenkovic (Year 5) who placed 2nd in the 11 Boys 3km event.
Top performers in each age group were:
9/10 Boys (2km)
Marco Milenkovic - 28th Place & Stefan Pegiou - 30th Place
9/10 Girls (2km)
Veronica Micallef - 6th Place & Charlotte Brown - 23rd Place
11 Boys (3km)
Jovan Milenkovic - 2nd Place & Dean Alabournos - 27th Place
11 Girls (3km)
Jaeda Louw - 13th Place & Mia Hatziminas - 33rd Place
12 Boys (3km)
Evangelo Kolokithas - 6th Place & Will Edgell - 19th Place
12 Girls (3km)
Mary Kourkoutzelos & Bridget Maycock
Good luck to the following students who have qualified and will represent Oakleigh Grammar and the Bentleigh District at the School Sport Victoria - Beachside Division Cross Country Carnival on Tuesday 30th May.
Veronica Micallef - 9/10 Girls (2km)
Jovan Milenkovic - 11 Boys (3km)
Evangelo Kolokithas - 12 Boys (3km)