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PERFECT weather prevailed for Mourilyan State School’s Inter-house Sports Day held last term and all students put in their best effort in every event.
Several school records tumbled on the day, as Braxton finished with a time of 2:48 and broke the 800m record of 3:01, set 24 years ago by K. Haxel and T. Vanzella in 1997.
In the Boys 9 Years 80m (11:65), Braxton broke the previous record of 12:44 set by Chris Cook in 2017 and set a record in Long Jump (3.80m) of 3.47m previously held by Colby Aldridge in 2013.
Marlion broke the record in Long Jump (4.30m), previously set by Colby Aldridge (3.93m) in 2015, whilst Denan broke the 800m record (2:34) previously set by J Calleja (2.43) in 2005.
After the points were tallied, the Dolphins were the overall winning team on the day, with the Sharks putting up a big fight.
A special parade was recently held at the school, where teams dressed in their sports colours and performed their war cries.
Perpetual trophies were awarded to the winning teams, as well as certificates and medals presented to the individual boys’ and girls’ age champions.
The age champions were as follows:
9 Years 2012
Runner Up: Alanah
Runner Up: Byron
10 Years 2011
Runner Up: Layla
Winners: A tie between Hunter and William
Runner Up: Troy
Overall Junior champions: Bridie and Braxton
11 Years 2010
Winners: A tie between Annaliese and Alyssa
Runner Up: Hannah
Runner Up: Denan
12 Years 2009
Runners Up: A tie between Lucy and Mykah
Runner Up: Declan
Overall Senior Champions: Rainey and Jack
Overall Year 1 – 3 Champions Trophy: Sharks
Ball Games Trophy: Dolphins
Junior Tug-o-War Girls: Dolphins
Junior Tug-o-War Boys: Dolphins
Senior Tug-o-War Girls: Sharks
Senior Tug-o-War Boys: Dolphins
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