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Our Lady of Mercy College Sports Stars in the Spotlight

Please join us in congratulating the below students on their efforts and fantastic sporting achievements.


ACC Basketball Competition

Congratulations to all our talented students who took part in the ACC Basketball competition earlier this month!

We are thrilled to announce that our Senior boys, Junior boys and Junior girls teams all achieved great victories! The fantastic Senior Girls also did an amazing job and finished 2nd.

We are so proud of our students' hard work, dedication and sportsmanship shown. Keep up the fantastic work!


More Great Basketball News

Following the ACC Basketball Competition, we would like to acknowledge Ben (Year 11) and Bree (Year 12) for their exceptional skills, which have earned them a spot on the State Under 18 Basketball Team.

We would also like to recognise Ella (Year 9), Trent (Year 9), Austin (Year 9) and Lucas (Year 8), who have been selected for the Country Team State Performance Program. This program will serve as the selection process for the WA State Team.

Once again, congratulations to all the players for their hard work and dedication to the sport.


SSWA Interschool Carnival

Well done to all our swimmers who competed in the Schools Sport Western Australia (SSWA) Interschool Carnival in Week 7. Our Lady of Mercy College finished 2nd overall and won the Meritorious shield. Awesome effort by all.


2023 South 32 Rottnest Channel Swim

On Saturday, 25 February, Taya Larkman successfully completed the 2023 South 32 Rottnest Channel Swim, 19.7km from Cottesloe to Rottnest Island.

This year, Taya asked her peers from her swimming club to join her. She thought it was such a great experience to share.

The team swam in the mixed 56+ category with 3 females and 1 male, and finished in a time of 6 hours and 26 minutes. Well done Taya!


SunsSmart Country Pennants

Over the March long weekend, Taya Larkman, Zac Smith, Layla Burek, Ella Birkinshaw and Brianna Birkinshaw, all from Collie Swimming Club, competed in the 2023 Sunsmart Country Pennants swimming competition held in Northam.

All swimmers did very well, with lots of gold and silver medals to take home.

Congratulations to you all, what a great experience!


Have you recently received an award, won a competition, or did something exciting and amazing?

We would love to hear about it!

Please let us know by Direct Messaging your Head of Year, or PE teacher. Don't forget to include a photo of the event/achievement.


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