2015-2016 Summer Bulletin No. 25

March 14, 2016


Congratulations to all the Box Hill athletes who competed so well at the national junior track and field championships in Perth. There were many outstanding performances.

Sarah Billings won an exciting U20 800m to take the national title.

Tom Selwood, Matt Harcourt and Dalton Di Medio all won silver medals, while Nana Owusu-Afriyie and Molly McCarthy won bronze. Sarah Billings teamed up with Georgia Hansen to help Victoria to a silver medal in the U20 4x400m

Gold Medals

Sarah Billings               U20     800m   2:07.23

Silver Medals

Matthew Harcourt        U20     400m Hurdles  53.48

Sarah Billings               U20     4x400m           3:46.78

Georgia Hansen           U20     4x400m           3:46.78

Dalton Di Medio          U17     Pole Vault        3.95m

Tom Selwood              U17     3000m             8:47.30

Bronze Medals

Nana Owusu-Afriyie   U20     100m               11.85

Molly McCarthy          U15     3000m             10:00.44

Other results:

Georgia Hansen           U20     800m               4th        2:07.60

Amy Atkinson             U16     800m               5th        2:12.63

Jessica Mackenzie       U16     Pole Vault        5th        2.75m

Lachlan Doehmann     U14     800m               5th        2:15.20

Connor Ogilvie            U14     1500m             5th        4:45.51           

Will Seton                    U20     Shot Put           6th        14.43m

Darcy Powne               U17     800m               6th        1:57.63

Sophie Westcott           U16     2000m Steeple 6th        7:21.41

Will Seton                    U20     Discus              7th        44.86m

Phillips Hajdasz           U20     Pole Vault        7th        3.35m

Molly McCarthy          U15     1500m             7th        4:51.37

Connor Ogilvie            U14     800m               7th        2:18.28

Ella Squires                  U17     100m               8th        12.73

Arjun Ravindran          U16     100mH             8th        15.02

Jessica Mackenzie       U16     Javelin             8th        36.10

Spencer Anderson       U15     800m               8th        2:11.34 

Imogen Purcell             U20     400mH             9th        65.79

Kate Boulter                U18     400mH             9th        76.95

Maddy Truong             U15     3000m             9th        10:35.21

Anastasia Purcell         U15     200mH             9th        31.43

Mac Anderson             U14     1500m             10th      5:00.72           

Audrey Campkin-Smith U20   5000m             11th      18:19.37

Kate Boulter                U18     Shot Put           11th      11.17m

Austin Hunter              U17     1500m             11th      4:26.42

Osei Owusu-Afriyie     U17     Long Jump       11th      6.07m

Sophia Davis               U17     400m               12th      58.58

Meredith Rule              U17     400mH             12th      70.21

Genevieve Wah            U18     800m               13th      2:19.28

Tamsyn Lovass            U16     1500m             14th      4:49.50

Mac Anderson             U15     3000m             14th      9:49.80

Kate Boulter                U18     Javelin             15th      31.06m

Charlotte Kennedy       U17     Shot Put           15th      9.42m

Jessie Muirden             U20     800m               16th      2:24.81

Olivia Harper               U16     3000m             16th      11:16.02

Tamsyn Lovass            U16     1500m             17th      2:21.25




Georgia Griffith put in a good run in the 800m at the Perth Track Classic. Georgia finished 3rd in the 800m in a time of 2:05.38




The 2016 cross country and road racing season (XCR’16) is less than 5 weeks away. The winter season will commence with the Club 5k handicap on April 9 and then the Jells Park cross country relays on April 16.