ROCHESTER Secondary College’s year seven netball team became the School Sports Victoria (SSV) Loddon Mallee regional champions on Thursday.
They’re now through to the state finals in Melbourne on September 11 and it’s the first time the school has had a junior netball team make it through.
The team played at the Echuca and District Netball Association courts against four different schools who had also won their respective zone championship.
The team had close wins against MacKillop College, Swan Hill and Catholic College Bendigo, before drawing with St Joseph’s College Mildura.
They then had a comfortable win against Maryborough Education Centre to take out the day.
The team consisted of Emily Jones, Tanzin Myers, Cayde Hayes, Tegan Williams, Ali Howlett, Olivia Stone, Teal Hocking, Charlee Roulston, Stephanie Moon and Chelsea Jones, and was coached by Sarah Whitworth and Katrina Trewin.