Five Sacred Heart Primary School students competed at Lakeside Stadium in the School Sports Victoria State Athletics meet on October 30.
Anna Zanin in year 4, Ellah Skehan in year 5, Paige Duffy year 6, Coco Vodusek year 4 and Eva Cummins year 4 all competed strongly in typical ‘four seasons in one day’ Melbourne weather.
Paige came third in the 12 year old girls high jump event, bringing home a bronze medal with an equal personal best and finished tenth in the state for long jump.
Anna, Ella, Coco and Eva made it through to the finals in the 4 x 100 metre relay in the 10 year old girls event, finishing seventh.
Ella also made the finals in the 100 metre event, finshing seventh, and finished fifth in the 200 metre event.
All the girls performed extremely well and enjoyed an amazing experience.
The girls would like to thank Sacred Heart Primary School for its support, Little Athletics Yarrawonga Mulwala, Wodonga Athletics Club, and Greg Simpson for the ongoing training and guidance.
They would also like to congratulate Kaleisha Pell from Yarrawonga College P-12 who represented her school in high jump at state level.