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Hunter Sports High School

Hunter Sports High School

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Telephone02 4943 5755

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

Touch Football

 

Coaching Staff:

Craig Harris

  • Level 2 Touch Football Coach
  • AFL Community Coach
  • Currently coaching Beresfield Mens Open Team and Hunter Western Hornets Mixed Open Team 
  • Previously coached Port Hunter Mixed Opens, Maitland Mens 30s, Newcastle Womens 30s

 

Mr Jamie McSpadden: Touch Coordinator

  • HSHS Maths Teacher
  • Level 3 Touch Football Coach
  • Hunter Hornets 14, 16 & 18 Boys Coach since 2014
  • Port Hunter Mixed Opens Assistant Coach 2013-2017
  • Hornets Mixed Opens, T-League and State Cup Player 

 

Outstanding Achievements:

  • Year 7/8 Girls Hunter Region Runners Up 2015 & 2017
  • Year 7/8 Boys Hunter Region Champions 2006-2008, 2012, 2014 & 2015; Runners Up 2017
  • Year 9/10 Girls Hunter Region Champions 2006-2011 & 2014; Runners Up 2017
  • Year 9/10 Boys Hunter Region Champions 2006-2010, 2013, 2016 & 2017
  • Open Girls Hunter Region Champions 2006-2012
  • Open Boys Hunter Region Champions & NSW CHS Runners Up 2017
  • Year 7/8 Boys State Champions 2007, 2014 & 2015
  • Year 9/10 Boys State Champions 2017 and placed 5th at Nationals
  • 20 NSW CHS Representatives to date
  • 9 Australian Representatives to date

 

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.