Sport

St Joseph’s College aims to provide opportunities for students to participate in organised team and individual sporting competitions within the school, locally, and at Diocesan and State level.  Students also participate in compulsory integrated sport.

Students at St Joseph’s College have the opportunity to represent in many team and individual sports including:

NRCC (Northern Rivers Catholic College’s)

This is an opportunity for students to participate in their chosen sport, whilst representing St Joseph’s College, against other Catholic Schools in the region. Sports include:

  • AFL
  • Basketball
  • Cricket
  • Hockey
  • Netball
  • Rugby League
  • Rugby Union
  • Touch Football
  • Volleyball

Diocesan Sport

Diocesan sport is a more formal opportunity for students to represent the College against all other schools in the Lismore Diocese. This spans from Tweed Heads down to Port Macquarie. Sports include:

  • Athletics
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Netball
  • Rugby League
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Touch Football
  • Tennis
  • Water Polo

NSWCCC

When you enrol at St Joseph’s College, your child is then eligible to register their interest and then trial for selection in the many NSW Combined Catholic Colleges teams. Sports include:

  • AFL
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cricket
  • Diving
  • Hockey
  • Netball
  • Rugby League
  • Rugby Union
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Triathlon
  • Volleyball

Other Sporting Opportunities

A number of other gala days and knockout competitions are available to students throughout the school year. Some of these include:

  • Bill Turner Cup (Boys Soccer)
  • Bill Turner Trophy (Girls Soccer)
  • Berg Shield (Cricket)
  • Downie Shield (Cricket)
  • Country Cup (Rugby League)
  • Cochrane Cup (Rugby League)
  • League tag (Girls)
  • AFL QLD Cup