Year 7 students Lara Pyle and Tayla Bartholomeusz were selected to play for the Queensland Hockey team which recently competed in the Under 12 Girls School Sport Australia National Hockey Championships held in Bendigo, Victoria. They played six games of hockey over four days in August. Their team scored 33 goals and only conceded one goal, achieving gold!
Highlights of the competition for Lara were captaining the Queensland State School Under 12 Girls Hockey team and scoring a hat trick against New South Wales in her first game, beating New South Wales 4 – 1.
One of Tayla's highlights was winning the close match against Western Australia to take out the Under 12 Girls State Schools Australia Championships.