Mitch Braiden, part of the Westvic Academy’s Bacchus Marsh Grammar School Elite Sports program, played in the U18 Men’s hockey team, winning bronze after defeating Tasmania in their final match of the tournament.
Sophie McMinimee, from Tarneit and also a member of the Bacchus Marsh Elite Sports Program, competed in round 7 of the Athletics Victoria Cross Country series, placing 4th in the Under 16 girls division.
Stawell’s Tom Walker ran second in the SSV Cross Country Championships, finishing 1 second behind the winner. Tom is off to Nationals in Canberra.
Ballarat’s James O’Sullivan last weekend competed in the annual North Ringwood junior tournament, finishing runner up in the 12 year old singles, and winning the 12 year old doubles.
New-to-WestVic Boxer Jack Denahy won his bout for the month at the Calbria Club.
FedUni WestVic Academy of Sport currently supports 126 athletes across 20 sports.
For further information, please contact Academy Executive Officer Rob Ward on 0417 044 419, or visit the WestVic Academy of Sport website at www.westvicsport.org.au.