Sports @ NEGS – Week 6

Mr Josh Cohen

Mr Josh Cohen

Rowing

The Junior and Senior Coxed Quads competed in the School Girl Head of the River at the Sydney International Regatta Centre on the 3rd of March. Both crews made the final with Junior Coxed Quad coming 6th in the 1500m with a time of  7:14.00. The Senior Coxed Quad came 8th in the 2000m with a time of 8:57.27. Both crews improved on their relative times by over 40 seconds from MLC School Regatta.

 

The Junior Coxed Quad set a new NEGS record for the 1500m with a time of 7:14.00. The team included Amity Coxon, Isabella Reardon, Francisca Dugdale, Anna Jarvis and was coxed by Charley Hackett.

 

The Senior Coxed Quad set a new NEGS record for the 2000m with a time of  8:57.27. The team included Penny Haynes, Evey White, Cilla McCamley, Josie Bartel and was coxed by Charley Hackett.

 

Overall, NEGS came 16th out of 30 schools which is an outstanding result for the school’s first rowing season in over 20 years.

 

Netball

Grading sessions for teams including IGSSA are this week. All sessions will be in the NEGS MPC. All Girls wanting to play netball in Terms 2 and 3 need to come to at least one session. Please see below for the times and dates:

 

Tuesday 6th March
Junior grading Years 7-9
3:30pm – 5:00pm

Wednesday 7th March
Senior grading Years 10-12
4:30pm – 6:00pm

Thursday 8th March
Junior grading Years 7-9
4:30pm – 6:00pm