0n a very wet Friday 2nd September, our College competed in the CBSA Athletics Championships at Sydney Olympic Park, Homebush. MCCP came 2nd in the Senior and Intermediate Divisions, 3rd in the Junior Division, and we were placed 2nd overall on aggregate points. This was a terrific performance from our squad.

Highlights of the day were:

  • Joshua Keedle-Ortiz – 1st in u/12 100m, 200m, 400m Championships and 4 x 100m Relay; 2nd in the 800m and 1500m. He was also named U/12 Age Champion. An outstanding individual performance.
  • Sid Noppen - 1st in U/15 100m, 200m Championships, Shot Put and 4 x 100 Relay; 2nd in 400m Division. He was also named U/15 Age Champion. Another outstanding individual performance!
  • Jamie Lawler – 1st in U/15 100m, 200m Division and 4 x 100m Relay; 3rd in 800m.
  • Angus Riitano – 1st in U/12 100m, 200m, 400m Divisions.  
  • Kudzai Mazando – 1st in U/16 200m Division; 3rd in 100m Championship.
  • Milton Stathakis – 3rd in U/16 200m Championship; 1st in 100m Division.
  • Jonathan Borg – 1st in  17+ 100m Championship and 4 x 100m Relay.
  • Lucas Garafano – 2nd in U/12 Shot Put.
  • Jimmy Hourani – 3rd in U/12 Shot Put.
  • Harrison Farr – 2nd in U/14 100m, 200m Divisions.
  • Matthew Alvarez – 1st in 17+ 4 x 100m Relay; 2nd in 200m Championship; 3rd in 100m Division.
  • Dion Taylor - 1st in 17+ 4 x 100m Relay, 100m Division.
  • Foti Voudoukis - 1st in 17+ 4 x 100m Relay, 100m Division; 2nd in 200m Division
  • Alex Lasovski – 2nd in U/16 400m Championship; 1st in 100m Division
  • John Palumberi – 3rd in U/16 100m Division.
  • Joshua Golovodovski – 1st in U/15 100m Division and 4 x 100m Relay.
  • Patrick Lynch - 1st in U/15 100m Division and 4 x 100m Relay.
  • Nicholas Stathakis – 3rd in U/14 100m Championship.
  • Andrew Chizzoniti – 3rd in U/16 Shot Put.
  • Shannon Randell – 2nd in Under 17+ Discus.
  • Lachlan Macks – 3rd in 17+ 400m Championship.
  • Joe Hourani – 3rd in U/12 100m Division.
  • Antonio Stojanovski – 2nd in U/13 100m Division.
  • Tom Pitkethley – 3rd in U/13 100m Division.
  • Ethan Hoskins – 2nd in U/14 100m Division.
  • Blake Stojanovski - 2nd in U/14 100m Division.
  • Patrick Brown – 3rd in U/13 1500m.
  • Joseph Sartor – 2nd in U/14 1500m.
  • Lewis Noppen – 3rd in U/12 Discus.
  • MCCP - 1st place in U/15 4 x 100 Relay – Sid Noppen, Jamie Lawler, Joshua Golovodovski and Patrick Lynch.
  • MCCP - 1st place in 17+ 4 x 100 Relay – Jonathan Borg, Matthew Alvarez, Dion Taylor, Foti Voudoukis.

As a result of their performances, the following boys were selected to represent the CBSA in the NSWCCC Athletics Championships:

  • Joshua Keedle-0rtiz, Angus Riitano, Sid Noppen, Jamie Lawler, Joshua Golovodovski, Patrick Lynch, Kudzai Mazando,
    Jonathan Borg, Matthew Alvarez, Dion Taylor, Foti Voudoukis and Shannon Randell.

Thanks to all our athletes for their efforts on the day in those terrible conditions, especially to those boys who filled in for others who could not compete.

Thanks to the staff who assisted on the day: Mr John Lloyd, Ms Louise Lynch and Mr Terry Urquhart.

Mr Paul Burg
Director of Sport