Rugby Tour – Hobart: 

On Friday 4 November, our U/14 & U/16 Rugby Teams travelled to Hobart to compete in the TRU Competition which was hosted by Hutchins. 

Our teams played throughout Friday evening and Saturday with all players improving immensely throughout the competition. Congratulations to all players and staff on this trip and a special thanks to TRU and Hutchins for being great hosts. 

Any students interested in playing Rugby next year, please see Mrs Donna Scott. 

High School Cricket Champs: 

On Tuesday 8 November, our 9/10 Boys Cricket Team travelled to Devonport to compete in the High School Cricket Championships. Here, the team took on Parklands High School and St Brendan Shaw College. 

1st game against Parklands saw MRC win by 24 runs (2-162) with Taj Hope and Zac Spinks our leading batters with 26 and 33 runs respectively.  

2nd game against St Brendan Shaw saw MRC win by 21 runs (8-100) with Zac Spinks again leading the way with 40 runs. 

Well done to all players involved in this day. 


High School Basketball Championships: 

On Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 November, MRC will be participating in the NW High School Basketball Championships with 9 teams entered.  

Games will be played at the following locations: 

  • Latrobe Basketball Stadium 
  • Devonport Basketball Stadium  
  • Penguin Basketball Stadium  

Our four Division 1 teams will be playing for the top 2 spots to make the State Championships in Launceston held in two weeks. 

Goodluck to all players, coaches and managers. Feel free to go to one of the venues and cheer on MRC. 

Still to come in Term 4: 

  • Schools Triathlon Challenge (Wednesday 23 November) – Devonport 
  • SATIS T20 Competition (Monday 28 & Tuesday 29 November) – Launceston 
  • All Schools BNA Netball Tournament (Sunday 4 December) – Burnie  

Mr Liam Viney 

Head of Sport