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Good luck to our secondary athletes competing at Campbelltown today for the diocesan championships. Enjoy the day.

Good Luck to our primary athletes competing at Beaton tomorrow, Tuesday 13 August, at the South Coast Regional Athl…

Secondary Sport 2020 fixtures meeting Monday 12 August

Good luck to our primary athletics competing at the west region athletics in Campbelltown today. A little windy but…

Good luck to our primary athletes trailing at Homebush today for the NSWPSSA state team selections.

A big day of primary soccer ahead today, Friday 2 August. 6 venues, over 190 teams, close to a 100 secondary studen…

Great day at Berkeley for the secondary netball championships. Over 50 teams across 6 divisions and many external u…

Secondary Netball is on today, Wednesday 31 July @ Berkeley. Good luck to all teams!

Good luck to our secondary football teams playing winning Parramatta teams in the CCC football 1/4 finals on Tuesda…

Good luck to all cross country students competing at Eastern Creek tomorrow, Friday 26 July at the NSWPSSA and All…

Good luck to our primary softball students attending the MacKillop trials in Sydney this coming Wednesday 24 July

Tom Rodwell and Jesse Colquhoun from Edmund Rice College representing NSWCCC with distinction at the school sport A…

Good luck to our primary Diocesan rugby players at the MacKillop trials in Forbes this coming Monday 1st July. Play well and keep warm!

West region netball gala day off and running, 120 teams, over 1200 students, 80 secondary umpires and 100’s of spec…

Please be advised that the MacKillop Softball trials in Sydney set down for this Friday 28 June have been postponed…

The primary west region netball gala day will go ahead tomorrow, Thursday 27 June. The forecast is for a possible s…

Wollongong Dio girls proudly representing NSWCCC at the all schools football selections

Fog lifting at Glenwood for day two of the All Schools football trials. Good luck to our Wollongong students.

Please be advised that the South Coast Netball Gala Day set down for tomorrow, Tuesday 25 June has been POSTPONED.…

South Coast Primary Netball Gala Day Update. A decision as to the day going ahead tomorrow, Tuesday 25 June will b…

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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