Alex Hunter in action for 10A Soccer.JPG

Secondary Co-curricular


Image: Alex Hunter in action for 10A Soccer.

Winter Co-Curricular training and games will recommence in Week 1 of Term 3. Co-Curricular sport for Term 3 runs only for the first five weeks. Fixtures for Term 3 are still being finalised and will be made available in Week 1.

Dominican Cup
As part of St Dominic’s Day celebrations in Week 2 Term 3, the Senior A Soccer and Senior A Basketball teams compete for the annual Dominican Cup. The Dominican Cup was established in 2007 between Blackfriars Priory School and Cabra Dominican College to celebrate both school’s strong Dominican tradition. The Senior A Soccer and Senior A Basketball teams play for a trophy with the best players from each team being awarded a medal for their standout performance. These games will be played on Saturday 5 August at Cabra Dominican College.

Open Knockout Badminton
On Wednesday 28 June, Blackfriars competed in Round 2 of the Open Knockout Badminton Competition against Adelaide High School. The team convincingly won 7 – 1. The team will now progress to the finals which will be played on Friday 25 August at Badminton SA Headquarters Lockleys. Congratulations to coach Mrs Shelagh Vonderwall and team members Yonatan Halawa (Year 11), Tony Nguyen (Year 11), Vincent Yang (Year 10) and Cornas Ling (Year 9).

Secondary Chess

Round 4 – Blackfriars vs St Peter’s College

Blackfriars Lost 1 – 4

Best Player: Declan Hillman

Round 5 – Blackfriars vs Glenunga

Blackfriars Lost 0 – 5

The next round will be held on Friday 28 July 7:00pm at The Chess Centre of South Australia.

Mr Michael Parrella
Secondary Co-Curricular Coordinator