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Avoca State School hosted this hotly contested event last Wednesday 5/6/19. 130 students attended, 46 in the secondary section, 84 in the primary. The primary schools section was played in two divisions, premier and open. A new record attendance was established for a second term tournament.

Teams of four players were nominated by various schools in the district for the seven round event. Top placings in the team awards were –

High Schools Division

First                          Bundaberg SHS                                21.5

Second                     Shalom College                               18

Third                         St Luke’s Anglican College             17

Fourth                      Bundaberg Christian College         16

Primary Schools Premier Division

First                          Agnes Water SS                                18

Second                    St Luke’s Anglican College               18

Third                        Walkervale SS                                    15

Primary Schools Open Division

First                           Norville SS                                         19.5

Second                      St Luke’s Anglican College 2           19.5

Third                          St Luke’s Anglican College 3           15.5

Many excellent individual performances were noted. Bundaberg State High student Joshua Howard and St Luke’s primary student Harrison Lanzon each conceded only half a point. Top placings were –

High Schools Division 

First                            Joshua Howard                     Bundaberg SHS             6.5

Second                       Indruh Lawrence                  Kepnock SHS                 6

Third                          Alex Buckholz                        Bundaberg SHS             6

Primary Schools Premier Division

First                            Harrison Lanzon                   St Luke’s                         6.5

Second                       Haiden Campbell                 Agnes Water                 5

Third                           Bohdi Rasmussen                Agnes Water                 5

Primary Schools Open Division

First                              Will Martin                         St Patrick’s                    6

Second                        Min Sussens                        St Luke’s                       6

Third                           Oliver Wendt                       St Luke’s                       5.5

Two more interschool tournaments will be held in Bundaberg this year –

13/8/19              Wide Bay North Term Three                   Walkervale SS

22/10/19            October Children’s Tournament            Avoca SS




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