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Jeremy Murray (Year 7) has been named in the Team Vic U12 Boys’ Cricket Team. The selection process was rigorous – 5 trials across 14 regions, involving approx. 1300 boys. Jeremy and the team will represent Victoria at the School Sport Australia Boys’ Cricket National Championships in Adelaide in November. Congratulations Jeremy.

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BGS Snowsports has again performed at an exceptionally high standard with arguably its most successful ever season in 2019. A total of 58 boys from Year 1 to Year 12 took part in the Victorian Interschools Snowsports Championships at Mt Buller last week. There were 32 qualifications for the Australian Interschools which will take place […]

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Will Ashcroft named Captain of Victorian 15 years and under boys team Update: Congratulations to Will who led the Victorian team to an undefeated carnival and Gold meal win. At the Jumper Presentation held on 11 July, Will Ashcroft was named Captain of the Victorian Schoolboys team for 15 years and under. Under his lead, […]

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APS Soccer under lights on the Mitchell Oval On Friday the lights came on and our 1st and 2nd XI Soccer Teams participated in the first game of APS Soccer under lights at the Mitchell Oval. A crowd of over 500 supporters from both schools witnessed an amazing spectacle and great matches with lots of […]

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Year 6 boys skate their way to silver Three BGS Year 6 boys – AJ Harris, Aidan McDonald and Landon Penca – fought it out together on the ice last week as part of the Victoria State team. They won silver in the Ginsberg National Ice Hockey Australia 13-and-under tournament in Perth, losing to NSW […]

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Slopestyle is the newest Interschools snowsports event. Competitors are required to ski or snowboard down a course that includes a variety of obstacles, including rails, jumps and other terrain park features. Points are scored for amplitude, originality and quality of tricks. Snowsports was rated the most exciting Olympic sport at Sochi in 2014. On 12 […]

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Will Middlemiss excelled on the snow last weekend at the 2017 Victorian Interschools Cross Country Championships at Mount Buller. He won the Division 1 – Classic Individual and was the only skier to complete the 3km course in under 9 minutes. Then, in the relay, he skied all three laps of the 6km course on […]

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It has been an amazing winter season of Senior Sport in 2017. Our boys continue to favour team sports as they seek the social and emotional benefits of striving for, achieving and celebrating successes with their peers. The achievements began with our 1st V Basketball graduating to play their inaugural season in the APS 1st […]

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In April, six BGS boys travelled to Brisbane to compete at the 2017 Georgina Hope Foundation Australian Age Championships. Swimming captain Julian Wilson (Year 12), Harrison Preston (Year 10), Ewan Smith, Billy Pearson, Lachie Jackett-Simpson, and Charlie Lamont (all Year 9) all competed at the Australian Age Championships. There were some stand-out performances and numerous […]

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You probably know that the BGS 1st XVIII team has now won the premiership three times in a row (Go Tonners!), but here are 10 things you probably don’t know about our footy champs. They were slow starters. It took six seasons from when we joined the APS to register our first win in 1964. […]

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