Ice Hockey – Michelle Coonan

Michelle

April 23, 2013

Just like the way she expertly stops a flying puck, Australian-listed ice hockey goaltender Michelle Coonan doesn’t let opportunities get past her. The remarkable 18 year old has risen to the elite of the sport from the humble beginnings of Ice Hockey SA’s ‘Ice Factor’ program, which supports... Read more »

Ice Hockey in the Family

Ice

April 23, 2013

Ice Factor is an exciting program offered to multiple students at Valley View Secondary School. This program aims to develop life skills through participation in ice hockey. The Valley View Vipers have experienced great success in Ice Factor both on the ice and off. Multiple students have used Ice Factor... Read more »

Ice Hockey – Karly Coonan

Karly

April 23, 2013

On 13 January I was fortunate enough to go to a camp in Brisbane for the Under Eighteens National Women’s Ice Hockey Team for a week.  After we got back we all waited anxiously for about a week to find out who made the team.  We all got called in for our players meeting and as a result I got... Read more »

Yr8/9 Mixed Hockey Squad

Nathan D
September 20, 2012

On the 14th of June, 2012 our Yr8/9 Mixed Hockey squad played in their 1st competition for the school this year. Playing in the NE Vista zone competition with 10 other teams was going to present a challenge as other squads were very experienced however they were keen. The weather was against us, with... Read more »

VVSS Team Fluro’s City to Bay Run

Team Fluro

Nathan D
September 20, 2012

Harry Beresford, Josh Maloney and Kevin Layugan are three VVSS year 12 students that have ran in the 12km City to Bay run on the 16th of September, 2012. The three students decided to support the Australian Cervical Cancer Foundation (ACCF). The ACCF work to protect and enhance woman’s health by eliminating... Read more »

Yr 9 Boys 5-a-side Soccer Squads

Nathan D
September 20, 2012

On the 26th of July, 2012 our Yr 9 Boys 5-a-side soccer squads played in their 1st competition for the school this year. Playing in the NE Vista zone competition with 24 other teams was going to present a challenge as other squads were very determined however the boys were keen. The weather was kind... Read more »

Yr8/9 Girls Tag Rugby Squad

Nathan D
September 20, 2012

On the 30th August our Yr 8/9 Girls Tag Rugby squad played in the first NE Vista competition for this type of competition. Being a 12 team competition it was a long day for the girls and was always going to present a challenge as being the first competition of its type. The first few games were evenly... Read more »

Yr8/ 9 Boys 8-a-side Tag Rugby

Nathan D
September 20, 2012

On the 29th of August, 2012 our Yr8/ 9 Boys 8-a-side tag rugby squad played in their 1st competition for the school this year. Playing in the NE Vista zone competition with 11 other teams was going to present a challenge as other squads were very determined however the boys were keen. The weather was... Read more »

Yr 8/9 Boys/Girls Rock Climbing Squad

Nathan D
September 20, 2012

On the 3rd of May our Year 8/9 Boys/Girls Rock Climbing Squad participated in a NE Vista competition with several other local schools. Being a 5 team competition held at the Holden Hill Vertical Climb centre all the students were very excited to take part as it was the first time for most of them. Many... Read more »

Senior Boys 5-a-side Soccer Squad

Nathan D
September 20, 2012

On the 1st of May our Senior Boys 5-a-side soccer squad played in their 1st competition for the school this year. Playing in the NE Vista zone competition with 23 other teams was going to present a challenge as other squads were very determined but the boys were keen. The weather was against us, with... Read more »