Boys Sport

Current Years 6 and 7 Sports Introduction Program 

We have welcomed all current Year 6 and future Year 7 students who will join the St Peters sports community and AIC Sporting Program in 2018. We hope these young sportsmen have enjoyed attending the Monday afternoon pre-season training for cricket, volleyball and swimming. 

Students in the cricket and volleyball programs will be placed in preliminary teams over the next two weeks in preparation for the 2018 Term 1 seasons. These teams are subject to change however, early team selection will help develop team comradery and give students the best opportunity to be competitive in the year ahead. The last session of the introductory program will take place on Monday 28 November. 

AIC Volleyball      

Coordinator: Mr Matt Bradforde

AIC Volleyball pre-season training sessions continue this week and next, with the last training taking place on Tuesday 28 November. Download the training schedule.

Important Dates:

  • Wednesday 22 November: 7A and 8A preliminary teams vs ATC in trial matches from 4:30 – 6:00pm; and
  • Sunday 3– Friday 8 December: Melbourne AVSC Tour for our four volleyball teams.

Volleyball Holiday Clinics in January will be on offer for all students who want to represent St Peters in the 2018 AIC Volleyball Season. For more information, see the Sport section of ‘Important Notices’.

AVSC Melbourne Tour

39 students will represent St Peters at the Australian Volleyball Schools Cup in Melbourne in December. Students must continue to attend their scheduled team trainings.

The AVSC Melbourne Tour Information Evening for students and parents will take place on Tuesday 21 November from 6.00pm in the classrooms next to the gym. Students: please remember to bring your completed student medical form. For more information, contact Mr Bradforde or Miss Huntsman.

AIC and MSW Cricket

Coordinator: Mr Gil Bygraves

The 2018 AIC Cricket pre-season continues this week and next. All interested players should attend training sessions at the Mayer Cricket nets and oval for their age group. Download the training schedule.

Holiday Cricket Clinics, hosted by the Henschell Cricket Academy, will take place in January. All students who want to represent St Peters in the 2018 AIC Cricket Season would benefit. For more information, see the Sport section of ‘Important Notices’.

Swimming

Coordinator: Mr Peter Dawson

As part of our AIC preseason swimming preparations, a Fitness Squad has commenced sessions in the 50m pool. All swimmers are welcome to join this squad’s training that will take place on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 3:30 – 4:30pm. These training sessions will act as pre-season AIC Swimming and are open to all Years 7 – 12 boys throughout Term 4, and for the duration of the AIC Swimming season in Term 1, 2018. 

Please note: this is swimming training and boys must be able to confidently complete multiple laps of the 50m pool in each of the four strokes.

All boys who want to participate in the 2018 Swimming season are strongly encouraged to attend the annual St Peters Swimming Orientation Camp from 19-20 January, 2018 on campus. Please keep an eye out for an email with further details.