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Looking forward to our 23rd Annual CDF Sports Awards presentation evening at St Mary Star of the Sea College, Wollo…

The boys primary cricket trials set down for Tuesday 12 November have been POSTPONED due to the forecast of extreme…

Good luck to our primary athletes competing at the NSWPSSA state athletics championships on Wednesday 6 and Thursday 7 November

Good luck to our secondary school teams competing at the NSWCCC basketball finals in Sydney over Monday 28 and Tues…

Secondary sports coordinators meeting - Friday 25 October

Cricket gala day off and running. 30 fields all going at once. Great day ahead. Thanks again to cricket NSW for the…

Looking forward to a great day of cricket at Dalton Park for our primary cricket gala day. Over 60 teams playing on…

Action from the junior boys cricket final Edmund Rice V Holy Spirit

Good luck to all secondary junior boys cricket teams competing at Dalton Park, Fairy Meadow tomorrow. Enjoy the day!

Good luck to our secondary Basketball teams competing at the Diocesan championships on Monday 21 October, Girls at…

Good luck to our secondary AFL teams competing tomorrow at the Diocesan Championships. Enjoy the day, respect all p…

A great PD day and meeting for our primary sports coordinators and teachers. Thanks to Dave Emery for his valued in…

A big "thank you" to all the students, staff, sports coordinators, coaches and managers for a great term of sport.…

Amazing results for Delta Amidzovski from Corpus Christi at the CCC Athletics Championships - 5 gold medals and 4 r…

Congratulations to Michael King from Edmondson Park winning 3 gold medals at the CCC Athletics Championships yester…

Good luck to our 100 plus secondary students competing at the NSWCCC athletics championships at Homebush tomorrow!

Some big day of primary school basketball coming up with gala days at Shellharbour, Berkeley and Minto on Thursday…

Congratulations also to the Ss Peter & Paul, Kiama senior boys relay team taking silver at the Mackillop athletics…

Congratulations to the Good Samaritan, Fairy Meadow junior girls relay team taking silver at the Mackillop athletic…

Good luck to our primary athletes competing at the MacKillop trials at Homebush tomorrow. Best wishes for a good day for all!

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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