In the black – Wesley’s clean sweep of the inter-college basketball

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22.09.08 – Leonie Lum 

Wesley College
left all others seeing black and blue after their undefeated victories in the
final rounds of the Rawson and Rosebowl basketball competitions last night.

Wesley’s Rawson basketball team captained by crowd favourite, Justin
Bosilkovski, and confident with the talent and flair of former Emu’s captain,
Sean Mullan, def
eated 2007 champions, St. John’s College, 42-25 to seal their
unquestionable reign over the Rawson basketball tournament for 2008.

St. John’s
College, still reeling after their narrow shock loss to St. Paul’s College on
Monday night, walked away in third place overall in the tournament behind
Wesley and St. Paul’s while St. Andrew’s failed to gain any Rawson points with
losses in each round.

Rosebowl basketball team also swept up their competition with convincing wins
in all rounds of play in the Rosebowl tournament.

With the helpful height and
skills of Sydney Uni Flames player, Kiera Sheils, and the speed and sharp
shooting of international student, Laura Ligget, Wesley’s Rosebowl team snapped
up all seven Rosebowl points on offer for now what is a certain victory of the
overall Rosebowl sports competition for 2008.

Paul’s College lead the charge for the Rawson Cup seven points clear of St.
Andrew’s and Wesley Colleges who are both on 18 points each and St. John’s
College on one point, whilst in the Rosebowl competition, Wesley College are
currently an unbeatable 13 points ahead of St. Andrew’s College who are on 28
points and The Women’s College on 27.5 points. St. John’s College and Sancta
Sophia College are on 9 and 6.5 points respectively.

the 2008 inter-college basketball tournament done and dusted, all six Sydney
Uni residential colleges are set to take on one another yet again next
Wednesday evening, but this time on the track and field.The 2008 inter-college
athletics carnival, to be held at Sydney Olympic Park Athletics Centre, will be
the final event in the 2008 official inter-college sport calendar and all will
be putting their best foot forward to wrap up their sporting year in style; and
grasping the last chance to earn an all important VD.

All are welcome to
attend. Please visit
or call 9351 8903 for more information.