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Hunter Sports High School

Hunter Sports High School

Personalising Pathways

Telephone02 4943 5755

Emailhunterspt-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Football

 

Coaching Staff:

Ben Horgan: Football Academy Coordinator

  • FFA B Licence (Completing)
  • Newcastle Jets Academy Coach
  • Tasmanian U13-U15 Girls State Coach 2018 & 2019
 

Ashley Wilson: Coach/ Football Academy Coordinator 

  • FFA A Licence (Completing)
  • Newcastle Jets W-League Head Coach 2020/21
  • NSW CHS Selector 
  • Former National League Player
  • HSHS PD/H/PE Head Teacher

 

Andrew Goldman: Goalkeeper Coach

  • FFA Level 2 Goalkeeper Coach
  • FFA B Licence (completing) 
  • Newcastle Jets W-League Assistant Coach 
  • Newcastle Jets Academy Goalkeeper Coach

 

Scott McCarter: Field Coach & Football Academy Coordinator

  • FFA A License (completing)
  • Newcastle Jets W-League Assistant Coach
  • HSHS Mathematics Teacher
 

Mason Palmieri: Football Academy Coordinator

  • FFA B Licence
  • Newcastle SAP Coach 
  • HSHS HSIE Teacher

How do I apply?

To be part of this academy prospective students need to apply online on this website. Students must participate in regular football competitions, undertake a trial, and provide supporting documentation as detailed in the online application form. Note that students may be in any year, and acceptance and ongoing placement in the academy is based on continued academic effort, acceptable attendance levels and an excellent behaviour record.

Students are supported by a school environment which caters for the academic and welfare needs of the talented athlete, allowing them to gain a quality education whilst still pursuing their sporting dreams.