Representative Sport

Mater Dei Catholic College prides itself in offering many sporting opportunities in the areas of Rugby League, AFL, Cricket, Basketball, Netball, Touch Football, Tennis, Hockey and more. Many of the sporting teams are entered into NSW State Competitions providing students with the opportunity to compete against schools from across the State and Country.
 
Locally, students are also provided with the opportunity to compete in the Combined Wagga Wagga High Schools Sports Associations competitions, which enables them to compete against all schools in Wagga Wagga. Swimming, Athletics and Cross Country Carnivals occur each year, providing students with the pathway to Diocesan, NSW Combined Catholic Colleges (NSWCCC), All Schools and National selection.
 
Mater Dei Catholic College has great facilities that provide students with the opportunity to train with their team at the College both before and after school. The teaching staff boasts many experienced, skilled and qualified coaches who willingly impart their expertise.
 
MATER DEI CATHOLIC COLLEGE SPORTING COMPETITIONS
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CWWHSSA (Combined Wagga Wagga High Schools Sports Association)
DIOCESAN (Wagga Wagga Diocese)
BISSA (Border Independent Schools Sports Association
NSWCCC (NSW Combined Catholic Colleges)
 
CWWHSSA TROPHY SPORTS – After School Competitions
BOYS
CRICKET – Byrnes Shield Term 1
RUGBY LEAGUE – Hardy Shield Term 1
AFL – Carroll Cup/Currie Cup Term 2
RUGBY UNION – Henderson Shield/Trophy Term 2
FOOTBALL – Creed Cup Term 3
HOCKEY – Term 3
GIRLS
SOFTBALL – Katrina Powell Shield Term 1
NETBALL – Tracey Gunson Shield Term 2
BASKETBALL – John Vrolyks Trophy Term 2
FOOTBALL – Sally Shipard Shield Term 3
HOCKEY – Meaghan Bradford Trophy Term 3
TOUCH – Preston/Butcher Cup Term 3
 
CWWHSSA CARNIVALS
Swimming - 2015 Diving, Boys, Girls, Aggregate and Overall Champions
Athletics
Cross Country
 
BISSA CARNIVALS
Swimming - 2015 Boys, Girls and Overall Champions
Athletics
Cross Country
 
AUSTRALIAN RULES FOOTBALL
CWWHSSA: Carroll Cup (Opens Boys) and Currie Cup (U15 Boys) - 2014 Carroll Cup Champions
The winner of this competition continues on to play other winning sides in the Riverina with the chance to play in the NSW State Final.
 
Giants Cup Girls 9-a-Side AFL (U15’s and Opens) Gala Day.  This competition is run under the AFL Riverina  banner and provides girls with the opportunity to play AFL with the the winner progressing on to play other winning sides in the Riverina with the chance to play in the NSW State Final.
 
NSWCCC U’15’s Boys AFL Trials (Individual Trials). Individual students nominate to trial for selection in the Southern U’15’s team. From here, further selection at a higher level is possible.
 
NSWCCC U16's Girls AFL Trials (Individual Trials). Individual students nominate to trial for selection in the NSWCCC U15's team. To compete at the NSW All Schools Championships.
 
BASKETBALL

CWWHSSA: John Vrolyks Trophy (Opens Girls) 2013/2014 Champions
Competition to determine the champion Wagga Wagga school team.
 
DIOCESAN: Diocesan Basketball Gala Day (7/8 and 9/10 Boys and Girls) 2014 9/10 Girls Champions
 
NSWCCC Basketball Teams Championships (Opens Boys and Opens Girls) competition. Team has the potential to be named NSWCCC Champions.
 
CRICKET
CWWHSSA: Byrnes Shield (Opens Boys) 2013 Champions
Competition to determine the champion Wagga Wagga school team.
 
Berg Shield (Years 7-9 Boys) and Downie Trophy (Years 10-12 Boys). This state-wide competition continues for the winners with the potential to be named Berg Shield/Downie Trophy State Champions.
 
FOOTBALL
CWWHSSA: Jim Creed Cup (Opens Boys) and Sally Shipard Shield (Opens Girls) 2013 Boys Champions/2013-2014 Girls Champions
Competition to determine the champion Wagga Wagga school team.
 
DIOCESAN: Diocesan Football Gala Day (Opens Girls and Boys). Teams competition where individual students nominate to trial for selection in the Diocesan Football team to compete at a later date. From here, further selection at a higher level is possible. 2013 Opens Girls Champions
 
Bill Turner Trophy (U15 Girls) and Bill Turner Cup (U15 Boys). This state-wide competition continues for the winners with the potential to be named Bill Turner Trophy/Cup Champions.
 
Yr 7-10 Boys Football Competition
 
GOLF

CWWHSSA: Steve Elkington Cup (Opens) 2014 Opens Champions

Competition to determine the champion Wagga Wagga school team.
 
HOCKEY
CWHHSSA: Meaghan Bradford Trophy (Opens Girls) and Opens Boys Hockey.
Competition to determine the champion Wagga Wagga school team.
 
DIOCESAN: Diocesan Hockey Gala Day (Opens Boys and Girls)
 
LEAGUE TAG
NRL South-West: League Tag Gala Days (7-9 Girls and Opens Girls) competition to determine champion Wagga

 Wagga team to progress onto NRL South-West Final. 2013 Wagga Wagga Champions
 
NETBALL
CWWSSA: Tracey Gunson Shield (Yr 7/8 Girls and Opens Girls). 2014 Opens Champions
Competition to determine the champion Wagga Wagga school team.
 
DIOCESAN: Diocesan Netball Gala Day (Juniors Yr 7/8; Intermediate Yr 9/10; Senior Yr 11/12) 2013-2014 Opens Champions/2014 Intermediate Champions
 
NSWCCC Netball Championships (Juniors Yr 7/8; Intermediate Yr 9/10; Senior Yr 11/12). Teams compete with the potential to be named NSWCCC Netball Champions. 2013 Pool Winners JNR/INT/SNR
 
RUGBY LEAGUE
CWWHSSA: Hardy Shield (Opens Boys). 
Competition to determine the champion Wagga Wagga school team. Winners progress to Riverina Cup final and have the opportunity to participate in the CCC Rugby League Cup. Individual players may be selected from this competition to play against Erindale College (ACT) in a trial match at a later date.
 
Riverina Cup (U16 Boys). This continues for the winners with the potential to be named Riverina Champions. 2014 Champions
 
Country Cup (U13 & U15 Boys).  This continues for the winners with the potential to be named NSW Country Cup Champions.
 
Cochrane Cup (U14 Boys). This continues for the winners with the potential to be named NSW Cochrane Cup Champions.
 
RUGBY UNION
CWWHSSA: Nick Henderson Trophy (Opens Boys) and Shield (Yr 7/8 Boys).
Competition to determine the champion Wagga Wagga school team.
 
Brumbies 7’s (7/8 Boys; 9/10 Boys and Opens Boys) Gala Days.  The winner of the gala day progresses on to play in the Riverina Final with the opportunity to progress to the ACT Finals for the title of Brumbies 7’s Champions.
 
SOFTBALL
CWWHSSA: Katrina Powell Shield (Opens Girls).
Competition to determine the champion Wagga Wagga school team.
 
TENNIS
CWWHSSA: Foster Cup (Opens Teams).
Competition to determine the champion Wagga Wagga school team.
 
DIOCESAN: Diocesan Tennis (Opens Teams).  The winning team progresses on to compete for the Diocese at the NSWCCC Championships. 2014 Boys Champions
 
Teams Tennis. Option for teams travel to Bathurst to compete against other teams and gain selection in the NSWCCC Team.
 
TOUCH
CWWHSSA: Preston/Butcher Cup (Opens Girls).
Competition to determine the champion Wagga Wagga school team.
 
DIOCESAN: Diocesan (U15 and Opens Boys and Girls). Student’s trial at this carnival to gain selection into the Diocesan Touch Team to play at a later date. From here, further selection at a higher level is possible.
 
WATERPOLO
CWWHSSA: Water Polo Gala Day (Opens Boys and Girls). 2014 Boys Champions
Competition to determine the champion Wagga Wagga school team.
 
BISSA: BISSA Water Polo  Gala Day