On Friday 3rd of May, fifty-six of Greenvale Primary Schools finest runners attended the District Cross Country at Brimbank Park.
In gorgeous, sunny conditions our team battled against other local schools across 2000 and 3000m events.
Top 30 place getters in each race won points for their school, top ten places getters in each race won a spot into the Divisional Cross Country later in the term and the top three place getters in each event were awarded a medal.
The team from Greenvale Primary School represented us with great sportsmanship, athleticism and endurance with many students advancing to the next level of Cross Country and many more winning points for our school.
Some of the outstanding performances were:
10 Year Old Boys: 1st Jake
10 Year Old Boys: 3rd Osman
10 Year Old Girls: 1st Victoria
10 Year Old Girls: 3rd Nethasha
11 Year Old Boys: 1st Omer
11 Year Old Boys: 2nd Ridha
12 Year Old Boys: 1st Matthew
12 Year Old Boys: 3rd Xavier
12 Year Old Girls: 2nd Asli
In the overall standing of schools, Greenvale Primary School placed first as the Champion School for 2019 on a total of 1542 points; retaining the shield for another year.
Thank you to the Ms Dawson, Mr Mura and Mr Magafas for attending the event. Thank you to the parents who came along to support our students and a special thank you to the students for their amazing efforts on the day.
To the students who will continue onto the Divisional Cross Country, we wish you all the best.
I hope to see you all on the track again soon!