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Thanks to Stu Haack from AFL for organising Swans players to be involved in our primary trials

Swans players taking our primary AFL trialists through a warm up

AFL Primary Wollongong and Canberra/Goulburn trials on today, Wednesday 20 Feb at South Dalton Park

A story on the CCC Blues evening staged at St Mary Star of the Sea College, Wollongong is now on the CEO homepage.…

AFL Primary Combined Wollongong and Canberra Goulburn Trials this Wednesday 20 February at Dalton Park, Fairy Meadow.

A great night at the CCC Blues on Monday 11 Feb hosted in style by St Mary Star of the Sea College, Wollongong. Att…

St Mary Star of the Sea College Wollongong is hosting the NSWCCC Blues Awards Evening tonight in recognition of the…

Sport Coordinator Meetings - Secondary Monday 4 February, Primary Tuesday 5 February

Welcome back to the school year! It is another big one for catholic school sport in the Wollongong Diocese. Check o…

Good luck to Ellen Perez who kicks off her AusOpen tennis campaign today

A big shout out to former Wollongong Dio tennis rep Ellen Perez who has made the Australian Open tennis main draw a…

Wishing all involved in Diocesan sport a safe and happy Christmas and New Year. We have had a great year and thank…

Bishop Mascord presents the Girls Vince Villa Champion school to St Mary Star of the Sea College, Wollongong reps,…

A great evening at the CDF Sports awards on Friday at St Mary's College. Check out the CEO sports web soon for a fu…

Good luck to our primary students trialling tomorrow for our 2019 basketball and tennis teams

We are pleased to announce West Tigers Captain Chris Lawrence will be our guest speaker at the CDF Sports Awards on…

2019 Primary boys cricket trials Tuesday 13 November at Figtree

Congratulations to Delta Amidzovski from St Paul's, Albion Park who won 4 gold medals and set a record in the long…

Good luck to all Wollongong primary students competing at the PSSA state athletics at Homebush today and tomorrow.

Secondary Girls Basketball @ Berkeley and Boys at Minto, Monday 29 October...enjoy the day.

Wollongong Students Recognised at NSW Combined Catholic Colleges Blue Awards

Posted 18 February 2019 by Catholic Education

Five students from the Diocese of Wollongong were recognised for their sporting achievements at the NSW Combined Catholic Colleges (CCC) 22nd Blue Awards on 11 February at St Mary’s Star of the Sea College, Wollongong.

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John Therry’s Rhys Dewick hits home run of 2018 sporting success

Posted 17 December 2018 by Catholic Education

John Therry, Rosemeadow student, Rhys Dewick, is one of the country’s most promising baseball prospects - and has an impressive list of team selections and awards to prove it. In a busy final year of secondary school, Dewick has stepped out onto the field as a NSWCCC, NSW All Schools and an Australian Schools representative, with his efforts culminating in a recent baseball tour of the US in front of the sport’s top scouts.

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22nd Annual CDF Diocesan Sports Awards 2018

Posted 27 November 2018 by Catholic Education

On Friday 23 November, the Diocesan Sports Council staged the 22nd Annual CDF Sports Awards to recognise the outstanding achievements of students from primary and secondary schools across the Diocese.


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Illawarra schools proudly represent the Diocese at NSW Catholic Primary Schools Basketball Challenge

Posted 9 November 2018 by Catholic Education

Over 280 students from five of our Illawarra schools have competed against hundreds of other Catholic school students from across NSW and the ACT in the 35th annual NSW Catholic Primary Schools Basketball Challenge (CPSBC).

The tournament - this year hosted by St Christopher’s, Panania - is one of the largest sporting tournaments for primary school students in NSW. The strong presence of the Diocese of Wollongong could not be missed, with St Paul’s, Albion Park; Stella Maris, Shellharbour; Nazareth, Shellharbour City; Ss Peter and Paul, Kiama; and St Brigid’s, Gwynneville taking 40 teams between them to play at venues across Bankstown, Menai, Sutherland and Riverwood.

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St Columbkille’s Corrimal girls and boys dominate school footy competitions

Posted 26 October 2018 by Catholic Education

If the St George Illawarra Dragons are looking for a breeding ground of young talent, they need look no further than St Columbkille’s, Corrimal. The primary school has yet again nurtured their students’ NRL footy skills and teamwork to great success - this year coming away both the boys’ Rod Wishart Shield and girls’ Sam Bremner Shield.

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John Therry's Malek Malual picks up USA basketball scholarship

Posted 15 September 2018 by Macarthur Advertiser

John Therry Rosemeadow student, Malek Malual, may be late bloomer in basketball circles but he has wasted little time making a big impression.

Malek, who only became interested in the sport four years ago, has been offered a USA basketball scholarship as a pathway to play in the NBA.

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CEDoW’s rising hockey star to take on Youth Olympics qualifiers

Posted 4 April 2018 by Catholic Education

As a baby, Courtney Schonell chose to hold a hockey stick over a dummy. At age four, she picked up that stick to play. Six years later, she made her first national hockey team. Now, at 17 years old, Courtney has won the NSWCCC Vince Villa Award for most outstanding female athlete across all sports and is on track to represent Australia at the 2018 Youth Olympics.

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Wollongong students star at NSW Combined Catholic Blues Awards

Posted 16 February 2018 by John Sparks

The evening was staged at St Paul’s Catholic College, Manly on Monday 12 February. Over 50 students were recognised on the evening with 8 students from the Wollongong Diocese acknowledged.

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Australian All Schools Athletics Champions

Posted 13 December 2017 by John Sparks

Jordan Doris (Mt Carmel) and Luke Small (Magdalene) won gold in their respective 800m track events at Schools Nationals in December.

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​Jordan wins Gold & Silver in Commonwealth Youth Games​

Posted 26 July 2017 by Catholic Education

Congratulations to JORDAN DORIS of Year 12 at Mount Carmel Catholic College, for his exceptional performance in representing his country at the ​recent ​Commonwealth Youth Games in the Bahamas. 

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20th Annual NSW Combined Catholic Colleges Blues Awards

Posted 21 February 2017 by Catholic Education

The 20th Annual Blues evening involves the presentation of awards and recognition of the top students in all sports from NSW Catholic Secondary Schools and Colleges.

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The 20th Annual CDF Sports Awards

Posted 6 December 2016 by Catholic Education

On Friday 18 November the Diocesan Sports Council staged the 20th Annual CDF Sports Awards to recognise the outstanding achievements of students from primary and secondary schools across the Diocese.

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Posted 14 November 2016 by Catholic Education

Some wonderful results from CEDOW students at the recent NSWCCC Championships at Homebush.  Congratulations to all students who represented Mackillop, to all place getters and to the following students for their outstanding performances. 

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