Representative Selections

The Parramatta Diocese Catholic Primary School Sports Council (PDCPSSC) is responsible for the provision of opportunities for primary students from eight years of age to participate in representative teams in a range of sports.


All primary students in Years 5 and 6 are eligible to participate and represent in AFL, Basketball, Cricket, Diving, Football (Soccer), Hockey, Netball, Rugby League (11 years), Rugby League (opens), Rugby Union, Softball, Tennis and Touch Football.


Representative Sports

PDCPSSC Selections AFL

 

Information and registration process

  2021 Nominations are now OPEN

The 2021 Representative Sport Trials Parent Information sheet of Years 5 and 6 students in 2021 is available.

AFL BOYS TEAM SPORT TRIALS INFORMATION (FOR APPROVED STUDENTS ONLY)

Date
23rd February 2021 (dependent on COVID-19 restrictions & venue availability)
Venue Bruce Purser Reserve
Cnr Commercial and Withers Road, Rouse Hill NSW 2155
(venue availability dependent on COVID-19 restrictions)
Arrival Time BOYS - Registration commences at 10.30am
Trial Time 11.00am - 2:30pm (approx)
Cost
$10
Please pay your school upon the confirmation that your 'Expression of Interest' has been approved by your school principal.
Closing date Registrations for AFL close on Friday 5th February 2021.
Please ensure that all sections are filled out appropriately including 'Rep Experience' and press the submit button for the nomination to be processed.

REGISTER

 

2020 Parramatta Diocesan & MacKillop AFL Team Representatives

Congratulations to the following students selected into the BOYS AFL team

 

AFL GIRLS TEAM SPORT TRIALS INFORMATION (FOR APPROVED STUDENTS ONLY)

Date
Term 1 2021 - TBC
Venue TBC
Registration Students must register via the CSNSW Sport portal
Cost
$10
Please pay upon the confirmation that your 'Expression of Interest' has been approved by your school principal on CSNSW Sport portal
Closing date Registration close TBC
Please ensure that all sections are filled out appropriately including 'Rep experience'and press the submit button for the nomination to be processed.
Other Information If selected the NSWPSSA GIRLS AFL Championship will be held on 7th May, 2021


Notes About Selections

It is very important to note that these trials are generally for those children who display an above average ability in their chosen sport. While teams are open in age it is strongly recommended that only children of a representative standard in Years 5 & 6 in 2021 be invited to attend.

Students must be attend the selection trials to be eligible for selection. Any student who cannot attend trials for any valid reason must contact the Primary Sport Teaching Educator (Margaret Thornton) prior to the trial. Selections will be made on performance at the trial. Selectors will be appointed based on their experience and background in a particular sport.

School Sports Uniform or AFL attire is to be worn - NO Representative uniform is to be worn

BOYS - 20 selected students will represent either Parramatta Diocesan or Combined Parramatta/Sydney and participate at the NSW CPS MacKillop Trial held in Wagga Wagga on Friday 26th March, 2021.

If selected in the MacKillop AFL team, they will represent MacKillop at the NSWPSSA BOYS AFL Championships from 4 - 6 May in Byron Bay.

GIRLS - selected students will represent Metro West and participate at the NSWPSSA GIRLS AFL Championships on 7 May in TBA.



Sports Safety Guidelines

Mouthguards are mandatory for students to participate at the either the Parramatta Diocesan AFL trial or Combined Canberra/Goulburn, Parramatta & Wollongong Diocesan AFL trial. Refer to the NSW PSSA Sport AFL Sport Safety Guidelines.

Hat, sunscreen, water bottle and appropriate footwear must be worn by the student.

All relevant medical conditions should have been included on the nomination form. (e.g. asthma, bee stings, allergies etc).

PDCPSSC Selections Basketball

 

  2021 Nominations are now CLOSED

The 2021 Representative Sport Trials Parent Information sheet of Years 5 and 6 students in 2021 is available.

 

BASKETBALL TEAM SPORT TRIALS INFORMATION (FOR APPROVED STUDENTS ONLY)

Date Wednesday 2nd December, 2020 (dependent on COVID-19 restrictions & venue availability)
Venue Blacktown Leisure Centre, Stanhope Gardens
Corner Stanhope Parkway & Sentry Drive, Stanhope Gardens
(dependent on COVID-19 restrictions & venue availability)
Time BOYS - Registration commences at 9.30am and trial starts at 10am - 12pm /12:30pm (approximately), this is dependent on the number of attendees
GIRLS - Registration commences at 1.00pm and trial starts at 1:15pm - 2:15pm/2:30pm (approximately), this is dependent on the number of attendees
Trial Time Trials will be held during school time with NO parents spectators present due to COVID-19
Cost $10.00
Please pay your school upon the confirmation that your’Expression of Interest’ has been approved by your school principal.
Closing date Registration for BASKETBALL must be completed by Monday 23rd November 2020.
Please ensure that all sections are filled out appropriately including 'Rep experience' and press the submit button for the nomination to be processed.

REGISTER

 

2020 PARRAMATTA DIOCESAN BASKETBALL REPRESENTATIVES

Congratulations to the following students selected into the teams

 


Notes About Selections

It is very important to note that these trials are generally for those children who display an above average ability in their chosen sport. While teams are open in age it is strongly recommended that only children of a representative standard in Years 5 & 6 be invited to attend.

Students must be attend the selection trials to be eligible for selection. Any student who cannot attend trials for any valid reason must contact the Primary Sport Teaching Educator (Margaret Thornton) prior to the trial. Selections will be made on performance at the trial. Selectors will be appointed based on their experience and background in a particular sport.

10 selected students will represent Parramatta at the NSW CPS MacKillop Trial held in Wollongong on Friday 26th February 2021.

If selected into the MacKillop Basketball team, they will represent MacKillop at the NSWPSSA Basketball Championships on the following:

  • BOYS ~ Terrigal on 27th - 29th April 2021
  • GIRLS ~ Cambridge Park on 1st - 3rd June 2021


Sports Safety Guidelines

Mouthguards (if required) and appropriate footwear must be worn for students to participate at the Parramatta Basketball trial.

Refer to Sport Safety guidelines for Basketball

 

PDCPSSC Selections Cricket

 

Information and registration process

  2021 Nominations are now OPEN

The 2021 Representative Sport Trials Parent Information sheet of Years 5 and 6 students in 2021 is available.

 

CRICKET TEAM SPORT TRIALS INFORMATION (FOR APPROVED STUDENTS ONLY>

Date 7th May 2021
Venue Jamison Park Cricket Nets, Jamison Rd, Penrith
(dependent on COVID-19 restrictions & venue availability)
Arrival Time Student registrations commence @ 8.30am
Trial Time 8:45am concluding approx 2:30pm
Cost $10.00
Please pay your school upon the confirmation that your’ Expression of Interest’ has been approved by your school principal.
Closing date Registration for CRICKET must be completed by Friday 5th February 2021.
Please ensure that all sections are filled out appropriately including 'Rep experience' and press the submit button for the nomination to be processed.

REGISTER

Notes About Selections

It is very important to note that these trials are generally for those children who display an above average ability in their chosen sport. While teams are open in age it is strongly recommended that only children of a representative standard in Years 5 & 6 be invited to attend.

Boys
Due to the popularity of boys cricket a maximum of 2 REPRESENTATIVE children only are eligible to trial from each school. Selection of the 2 boys will be made jointly by the school sport coordinator and principal.

Students must be attend the selection trials to be eligible for selection. Any student who cannot attend trials for any valid reason must contact the Primary Sport Teaching Educator (Margaret Thornton) prior to the trial. Selections will be made on performance at the trial. Selectors will be appointed based on their experience and background in a particular sport.

School Sports Shirt and White cricket pants are to be worn - NO Representative uniform is to be worn

10-14 selected students will represent either Parramatta Diocese and participate at the NSW CPS MacKillop Trial held in Wagga Wagga on Thursday 26th & Friday 27th August 2021.

Girls
Due to the small number of girls who nominate for cricket the selections may be paper-based or the girls may be invited to attend a Combined Girls Trial prior to the MacKillop Girls Trials on Thursday 26th August 2021.



Sports Safety Guidelines

Helmets with a face guard, batting pads, gloves and protector are mandatory for students to participate at the Parramatta Cricket trials whilst batting and Rubber-soled cricket boots or sports shoes must be worn for hard wickets.

Refer to Sport Safety guidelines for Cricket

 

PDCPSSC Selections Diving

 

Information and registration process

  2021 Nominations are now CLOSED

For the selection in the MacKillop team to compete at the NSWPSSA Championships, an expression of interest form must be completed online via Catholic Schools NSW Sport website, click on the REGISTER button below. If you do not have a CSNSW Sport account on this website you will need to create one.

Students born 2008 - 2011 with diving experience may nominate for selection in the MacKillop Dive Team to compete at the 2021 NSW PSSA Diving Championships. MacKillop does not hold diving selections for team selection.

3 students per division for will be selected based on experience, achievement and coach's recommendations in their nomination. Successful students will be notified via email and progressed through the system on the website.

Divisions

  • Springboard - 8 Years, 9 Years, 10 Years, 11 Years, 12/13 Years - Boys, Girls
  • Platform - Open - Boys, Girls

Date 31st March 2021
Venue Sydney Olympic Aquatic Centre
Homebush
Time
Warm Up 8am - Start 9:00am
Cost
Successful applicants will be forwarded details upon selection in the team
Closing date TBC

Register

 


Notes About Selections

It is very important to note that these trials are generally for those children who display an above average ability in their chosen sport. While teams are open in age it is strongly recommended that only children of a representative standard in Years 5 & 6 be invited to attend.

Students wishing to be considered for selection must submit a nomination form which will be available in 2021. Students must be attend the selection trials to be eligible for selection. Selections will be made on performance at the trial. Selectors will be appointed based on their experience and background in a particular sport.



Sports Safety Guidelines

For students to participate at the NSWPSSA Diving Championships
Refer to Sport Safety guidelines for Diving.

SelectionsSoccer

 

Information and registration process

  2021 Nominations are now OPEN

The 2021 Representative Sport Trials Parent Information sheet of Years 5 and 6 students in 2021 is available.


FOOTBALL (SOCCER) TEAM SPORT TRIALS INFORMATION (FOR APPROVED STUDENTS ONLY)

Date 24th February 2021 (dependent on COVID-19 restrictions & venue availability)

 

Venue Bernie Mullane Sports Complex, Marella Ave, Kellyville
(dependent on COVID-19 restrictions & venue availability)
Arrival & Trial Time BOYS
Arrive @ 8:20am 
Selections: 8:45am - 1:30pm (approximately)
GIRLS
Arrive @ 1:45pm
Selections: 2:00pm - 3:30pm (approximately)
Cost $10.00
Please pay your school upon the confirmation that your’ Expression of Interest’ has been approved by your school principal.
Closing date Registration for FOOTBALL must be completed by Friday 5th February 2021.
Please ensure that all sections are filled out appropriately including 'Rep experience' and press the submit button for the nomination to be processed.

REGISTER

 

2020 PARRAMATTA DIOCESAN & MACKILLOP FOOTBALL TEAMS REPRESENTATIVES

Congratulations to the following students selected into the teams



Notes About Selections

School Sports Uniform is to be worn. No representative uniform is to be worn.

It is very important to note that these trials are generally for those children who display an above average ability in their chosen sport. While teams are open in age it is strongly recommended that only children of a representative standard in Years 5 & 6 be invited to attend.

Students must be attend the selection trials to be eligible for selection. Any student who cannot attend trials for any valid reason must contact the Primary Sport Teaching Educator (Margaret Thornton) prior to the trial.

Selections will be made on performance at the trial. Selectors will be appointed based on their experience and background in a particular sport.

In Football 12-14 selected students will represent Parramatta. Players selected MUST be available to attend all pathway levels below:

  • Parramatta Diocesan Football Trials - Wednesday 24th February 2021 (Kellyville)
  • MacKillop Football Trials - Friday 23rd April 2021 (Goulburn)
  • NSWPSSA Boys Football Championships - Tuesday 27th - 29th July 2021 (Griffith) 
  • NSWPSSA Girls Football Championships - Tuesday 15th - 17th June 2021 (Rooty Hill)


Sports Safety Guidelines

Shinpads are mandatory for students to participate at the Parramatta Diocesan Football trial.
Refer to the NSW PSSA Sport FOOTBALL Sport Safety Guidelines.

Hat, sunscreen, water bottle and appropriate footwear must be worn by the student.

PDCPSSC Selections Golf

 

Information and registration process

  2021 Nominations are now OPEN

Information on how to register

 

NSWCPS Golf  Pathway 2021 (MacKillop Golf)

NSWCPS 9 Hole & 18 Hole Tournament that is open to any Golf Player who has a Golf Australia Handicap and a Golf Link Number.


Date
Monday 26th July 2021
Venue Blackheath Golf Club
Brightlands Ave, Blackheath
Time
8:30am - 3pm
Cost
Successful applicants will be forwarded details upon selection in the team.
Closing date TBA

Register

 


Notes About Selections

Teams selections will be made from results of 18 Hole Handicap Tournament. Students must be a member of a registered golf club (AGU, WGA), Jack Newton Junior Golf Foundation, or any Junior Development Program. Students MUST have a Golf Link Number and a Handicap.

Must be enrolled in a Catholic Schools NSW affiliated school to be eligible to be selected.

Students must be attend the selection trials to be eligible for selection. Any student who cannot attend trials for any valid reason must contact the Primary Sport Teaching Educator (Margaret Thornton) prior to the trial. Selections will be made on performance at the trial. Selectors will be appointed based on their experience and background in a particular sport.



Sports Safety Guidelines

Appropriate footwear must be worn. Light leather or synthetic boots. Students must provide their own Golf Clubs.

Refer to Sport Safety guidelines for Golf

PDCPSSC Selections Hockey

 

Information and registration process

  2021 Nominations are now OPEN

The 2021 Representative Sport Trials Parent Information sheet of Years 5 and 6 students in 2021 is available.


>HOCKEY TEAM SPORT TRIALS INFORMATION (FOR APPROVED STUDENTS ONLY)

Date 8th March 2021 (dependent on COVID-19 restrictions & venue availability)
Venue Western Sydney University (Kingswood Campus - Hockey Fields)
O'Connell St, Kingswood
(dependent on COVID-19 restrictions & venue availability)
Arrival & Trial Time Boys & Girls registration @ 3:45pm - 5:15pm (dependent on numbers)
Cost $10.00
Please pay your school upon the confirmation that your’ Expression of Interest’ has been approved by your school principal.
Closing date Registration for HOCKEY must be completed by Friday 5th February 2021.
Please ensure that all sections are filled out appropriately including 'Rep experience' and press the submit button for the nomination to be processed.

REGISTER

 

2019 PARRAMATTA DIOCESAN & MACKILLOP HOCKEY TEAMS REPRESENTATIVES

Congratulations to the following students selected into the teams

 


Notes About Selections

It is very important to note that these trials are generally for those children who display an above average ability in their chosen sport. While teams are open in age it is strongly recommended that only children of a representative standard in Years 5 & 6 in 2021 be invited to attend.

Students must be attend the selection trials to be eligible for selection. Any student who cannot attend trials for any valid reason must contact the Primary Sport Teaching Educator (Margaret Thornton) prior to the trial.

Selections will be made on performance at the trial. Selectors will be appointed based on their experience and background in a particular sport.

In Hockey 12-14 selected students will represent Parramatta.

Players selected MUST be available to attend all pathway levels below:

  • Parramatta Diocesan Hockey Trials - Monday 8th March 2021 (Kingswood)
  • MacKillop Hockey Trials - Friday 30th April 2021 (Canberra)
  • NSWPSSA Boys Hockey Championships - Tuesday 25th - 27th May 2021 (Newcastle)
  • NSWPSSA Girls Hockey Championships - Tuesday 18th - 20th May 2021 (Unanderra)


Sports Safety Guidelines

Mouth guard and shin pads are mandatory and appropriate footwear must be worn for students to participate at the Parramatta Hockey trial.

Refer to Sport Safety guidelines for Hockey.

PDCPSSC Selections Netball

 

Information and registration process

  2021 Nominations are now OPEN

The 2021 Representative Sport Trials Parent Information sheet of Years 5 and 6 students in 2021 is available.


NETBALL TEAM SPORT TRIALS INFORMATION (FOR APPROVED STUDENTS ONLY)

Date 1st March 2021 (dependent on COVID-19 restrictions & venue availability)
Venue Hawkesbury Stadium YMCA
16 Stewart St, South Windsor
(dependent on COVID-19 restrictions & venue availability)
Arrival & Trial Time Registration @ 11:40am and concludes @3:30pm (dependent on numbers)
Cost $10.00
Please pay your school upon the confirmation that your’ Expression of Interest’ has been approved by your school principal.
Closing date Registration for NETBALL must be completed by Friday 5th February 2021.
Please ensure that all sections are filled out appropriately including 'Rep experience' and press the submit button for the nomination to be processed.

REGISTER

 

2020 PARRAMATTA DIOCESAN NETBALL & MACKILLOP TEAMS REPRESENTATIVES

Congratulations to the following students selected into the teams

 


Notes About Selections

It is very important to note that these trials are generally for those children who display an above average ability in their chosen sport. While teams are open in age it is strongly recommended that only children of a representative standard in Years 5 & 6 be invited to attend.

Students must be attend the selection trials to be eligible for selection. Any student who cannot attend trials for any valid reason must contact the Primary Sport Teaching Educator (Margaret Thornton) prior to the trial.

Selections will be made on performance at the trial. Selectors will be appointed based on their experience and background in a particular sport.

In Netball 8- 10 selected students will represent Parramatta.

Players selected MUST be available to attend all pathway levels below:

  • Parramatta Diocesan Netball Trials - Monday 1st March 2021 (Windsor)
  • MacKillop Netball Trials - Friday 30th April 2021 (Canberra)
  • NSWPSSA Girls Netball Championships - Monday 19th July – 21st July 2020 (Menai)


Sports Safety Guidelines

Appropriate footwear must be worn for students to participate at the Parramatta Netball trial.

Refer to Sport Safety guidelines for Netball.

PDCPSSC Selections Rugby League

 

Information and registration process

  2021 Nominations are now OPEN

The 2021 Representative Sport Trials Parent Information sheet of Years 5 and 6 students in 2021 is available.


RUGBY LEAGUE TEAM SPORT TRIALS INFORMATION (FOR APPROVED STUDENTS ONLY)

Date 2nd March 2021 (dependent on COVID-19 restrictions & venue availability)
Venue The Ponds Synthetic Field (St Patrick's JRLC)
(dependent on COVID-19 restrictions & venue availability)
Arrival & Trial Time 11 YEARS (born in 2010 & 2011)
Arrive @ 8:30am
Selections: 9:00am – 12:30pm (approximate)
OPENS (born in 2010 to 2008)
Arrive @ 12:15pm
Selections: 12:45pm – 3:45pm (approximate)
Cost $10.00
Please pay your school upon the confirmation that your’ Expression of Interest’has been approved by your school principal.
Closing date Registration for RUGBY LEAGUE must be completed by Friday 5th February 2021.
Please ensure that all sections are filled out appropriately including 'Rep experience' and press the submit button for the nomination to be processed.

REGISTER

 

2020 PARRAMATTA DIOCESAN & MACKILLOP RUGBY LEAGUE TEAM REPRESENTATIVES

Open Teams Representatives
11 Years Team Representatives


Notes About Selections

It is very important to note that these trials are generally for those children who display an above average ability in their chosen sport. While teams are open in age it is strongly recommended that only children of a representative standard in Years 5 & 6 be invited to attend.

Students must be attend the selection trials to be eligible for selection. Any student who cannot attend trials for any valid reason must contact the Primary Sport Teaching Educator (Margaret Thornton) prior to the trial.

Selections will be made on performance at the trial. Selectors will be appointed based on their experience and background in a particular sport.

In Rugby League 14 - 17 selected students will represent Parramatta.

Players selected MUST be available to attend all pathway levels below:

  • Parramatta Diocesan Rugby League 11's & Opens Trials - Tuesday 2nd March 2021 (The Ponds)
  • MacKillop Rugby League 11's & Opens Trials - Friday 30th April 2021 (Canberra)
  • NSWPSSA Rugby League 11 Years Championships - Tuesday 1st – 3rd June 2021 (Kiama)
  • NSWPSSA Rugby League Opens Championships - Tuesday 15th - 17th June 2021 (Tamworth)


Sports Safety Guidelines

Mouth guards are compulsory and head gear is encouraged to be worn to protect the ears and head. Appropriate footwear must be worn for students to participate at the Parramatta Rugby League trial and all pathway trials.

Refer to Sport Safety guidelines for Rugby League

 

PDCPSSC Selections Rugby Union

 

Information and registration process

  2021 Nominations are now OPEN

The 2021 Representative Sport Trials Parent Information sheet of Years 5 and 6 students in 2021 is available.


RUGBY UNION TEAM SPORT TRIALS INFORMATION (FOR APPROVED STUDENTS ONLY)

Student eligibility - Students born in 2009, 2010, & 2011 can participate. Students born in 2011, must email Margaret Thornton to ensure Rugby Union protocols are followed and approved by their school to attend the trials. Please note 2011 students cannot trial for Diocese or MacKillop UNLESS this protocol is followed. No 13 year old students permitted.

Students must meet the Minimum/Maximum Height & Weight Restrictions to trial.

Date 21st April 2021 (dependent on COVID-19 restrictions & venue availability)

 

Venue Kingsdene Oval
Felton Rd, Carlingford
(dependent on COVID-19 restrictions & venue availability)
Arrival & Trial Time Registration @2:00pm and concludes at 5:30pm - 6:00pm (dependent on numbers)
Cost $10.00
Please pay your school upon the confirmation that your’ Expression of Interest’ has been approved by your school principal.
Closing date Registration for RUGBY UNION must be completed by Friday 5th February 2021.
Please ensure that all sections are filled out appropriately including 'Rep experience' and press the submit button for the nomination to be processed.

REGISTER

 

2019 PARRAMATTA DIOCESAN & MACKILLOP RUGBY UNION TEAM REPRESENTATIVES

Congratulations to the following students selected into the team

 


Notes About Selections

Student eligibility - Students born in 2009, 2010, & 2011 can participate. Students born in 2011, must email Margaret Thornton to ensure Rugby Union protocols are followed and approved by their school to attend the trials. Please note 2011 students cannot trial for Diocese or MacKillop UNLESS this protocol is followed. No 13 year old students permitted.

Students must meet the Minimum/Maximum Height & Weight Restrictions to trial.

This policy aims to protect the safety and welfare of age grade rugby players by trying to ensure that participants with broadly compatible physical development and skill levels play with and against each other.

It is very important to note that these trials are generally for those children who display an above average ability in their chosen sport. While teams are open in age it is strongly recommended that only children of a representative standard in Years 5 & 6 be invited to attend.

Students must be attend the selection trials to be eligible for selection. Any student who cannot attend trials for any valid reason must contact the Primary Sport Teaching Educator (Margaret Thornton) prior to the trial.

Selections will be made on performance at the trial. Selectors will be appointed based on their experience and background in a particular sport.

In Rugby Union 20-22 selected students will represent Parramatta. Players selected MUST be available to attend all pathway levels below:

  • Parramatta Diocesan Rugby Union Trials - Wednesday 21st April 2021 (Carlingford)
  • NSWCPS MacKillop Rugby Union Trials - Sunday 20th June & Monday 21st June 2021 (Forbes)
  • NSWPSSA Boys Rugby Union Championships - Tuesday 17th - 19th August 2021 (Mudgee)


Sports Safety Guidelines

Mouth guards are mandatory and appropriate footwear must be worn for students to participate at the Parramatta Rugby Union trial.

Refer to Sport Safety guidelines for Rugby Union.

PDCPSSC Selections Softball

 

Information and registration process

  2021 Nominations are now OPEN

The 2021 Representative Sport Trials Parent Information sheet of Years 5 and 6 students in 2021 is available.


SOFTBALL TEAM SPORT TRIALS INFORMATION (FOR APPROVED STUDENTS ONLY)

Date 5th May 2021 (dependent on COVID-19 restrictions & venue availability)

 

Venue Cumberland/Nepean Softball Complex
50 Stanhope Parkway, Stanhope Gardens
(dependent on COVID-19 restrictions & venue availability)
Arrival & Trial Time Student registrations commence @ 3:40pm concluding at 5:30pm
Cost $10.00
Please pay your school upon the confirmation that your’ Expression of Interest’has been approved by your school principal.
Closing date Registration for SOFTBALL must be completed by Friday 5th February 2021.
Please ensure that all sections are filled out appropriately including 'Rep experience' and press the submit button for the nomination to be processed.

REGISTER
2019 PARRAMATTA DIOCESAN & MACKILLOP SOFTBALL TEAM REPRESENTATIVES

Congratulations to the following students selected into the teams



Notes About Selections

It is very important to note that these trials are generally for those children who display an above average ability in their chosen sport. While teams are open in age it is strongly recommended that only children of a representative standard in Years 5 & 6 be invited to attend.

Students must be attend the selection trials to be eligible for selection. Any student who cannot attend trials for any valid reason must contact the Primary Sport Teaching Educator (Margaret Thornton) prior to the trial. Selections will be made on performance at the trial. Selectors will be appointed based on their experience and background in a particular sport.

12 selected students will represent Parramatta to participate at the NSW CPS MacKillop Softball Trials held in Panania on Thursday 10th June 2021.

If selected in the MacKillop Softball team the players will compete in the NSWPSSA Softball Championships:

  • BOYS - 31st August - 2nd September 2021 (Mudgee)
  • GIRLS - 14th - 16th September 2021 (Camden)

Sports Safety Guidelines

All fielders must wear a glove and shin pads are recommended for close infield players. Students are to wear appropriate footwear such as softball cleats or wear sports shoes. The designated catcher must wear a face mask, throat protector, chest plate, helmet, leg protectors and a genital protector (if applicable).

Refer to Sport Safety guidelines for Softball

PDCPSSC Selections Tennis

 

Information and registration process

  2021 Nominations are now CLOSED

The 2021 Representative Sport Trials Parent Information sheet of Years 5 and 6 students in 2021 is available.


TENNIS TEAM SPORT TRIALS INFORMATION (FOR APPROVED STUDENTS ONLY)
Date 27th November, 2020 (dependent on COVID-19 venue availability)
Venue Nepean Tennis - Woodriff Gardens
2260 Castlereagh Rd, Penrith (dependent on COVID-19 venue availability)
Arrival Time BOYS - Registration commences at 10.40am and trial starts at 11am - 2pm /2:30pm (approximately), this is dependent on the number of attendees
GIRLS - Registration commences at 11.40am and trial starts at 12pm - 2pm /2:30pm (approximately), this is dependent on the number of attendees
Trial Time Trials will be held during school times with NO parents present during COVID-19
Cost $10.00
Please pay your school upon the confirmation that your’Expression of Interest’has been approved by your school principal.
Closing date Registration for TENNIS must be completed by Monday 23rd November 2020.
Please ensure that all sections are filled out appropriately including 'Rep experience' and press the submit button for the nomination to be processed.

REGISTER

 

2020 PARRAMATTA DIOCESAN TENNIS TEAM REPRESENTATIVES

Congratulations to the following students selected into the teams



Notes About Selections

It is very important to note that these trials are generally for those children who display an above average ability in their chosen sport. While teams are open in age it is strongly recommended that only children of a representative standard in Years 5 & 6 be invited to attend.

Students must be attend the selection trials to be eligible for selection. Any student who cannot attend trials for any valid reason must contact the Primary Sport Teaching Educator (Margaret Thornton) prior to the trial. Selections will be made on performance at the trial. Selectors will be appointed based on their experience and background in a particular sport.

4 boys and 4 girls will be selected to represent Parramatta and participate at the NSWCPS MacKillop Tennis Trials held in Wollongong on Friday 28th February 2020.

If successful and selected in the MacKillop Team the players will play at the NSWPSSA Tennis Championships in Broadmeadow from 5th May - 8th May 2020.



Sports Safety Guidelines

Appropriate footwear and clothing must be worn to participate at the Parramatta Tennis trial.

Refer to Sport Safety guidelines for Tennis

PDCPSSC Selections Touch

 

Information and registration process

  2021 Nominations are now OPEN

The 2021 Representative Sport Trials Parent Information sheet of Years 5 and 6 students in 2021 is available.


TEAM SPORT TRIALS INFORMATION (FOR APPROVED STUDENTS ONLY)

Date 26th April, 2021 (dependent on COVID-19 venue availability)
Venue The Kingsway Touch Fields
The Kingsway, St Marys
(dependent on COVID-19 venue availability)
Arrival Time Student registrations commence @ 3:40am
Trial Time 4:00pm concluding approx 5:45pm (dependent on the number of entries)
Cost $10.00
Please pay your school upon the confirmation that your’Expression of Interest’ has been approved by your school principal.
Closing date Registration for TOUCH FOOTBALL must be completed by Friday 5th February 2021.
Please ensure that all sections are filled out appropriately including 'Rep experience' and press the submit button for the nomination to be processed.

REGISTER

 

2019 PARRAMATTA DIOCESAN & MACKILLOP TOUCH FOOTBALL TEAM REPRESENTATIVES

Congratulations to the following students selected into the teams

 


Notes About Selections

It is very important to note that these trials are generally for those children who display an above average ability in their chosen sport. While teams are open in age it is strongly recommended that only children of a representative standard in Years 5 & 6 be invited to attend.

Students must be attend the selection trials to be eligible for selection. Any student who cannot attend trials for any valid reason must contact the Primary Sport Teaching Educator (Margaret Thornton) prior to the trial.

Selections will be made on performance at the trial. Selectors will be appointed based on their experience and background in a particular sport.

In Touch Football 10-12 selected students will represent Parramatta. Players selected MUST be available to attend all pathway levels below:

  • Parramatta Diocesan Touch Football Trials - Monday 23rd March (St Marys)
  • MacKillop Touch Football Trials - Friday 29th May 2020 (St Marys)
  • NSWPSSA Boys Touch Football Championships - Tuesday 18th August - 20th August 2020 (Nth Parramatta)
  • NSWPSSA Girls Touch Football Championships - Tuesday 8th - 10th September 2020 (Tuggerah)


Sports Safety Guidelines

Appropriate footwear must be worn for students to participate at the Parramatta Touch Football trial.

Refer to Sport Safety guidelines for Touch Football.

 

Trials Information for Parents

The 2021 Representative Sport Trials Parent Information sheet of Years 5 and 6 students in 2021 is available.


PDCPSSC Code of Conduct

Principles of ‘The Australian Sports Commission Codes of Behaviour' for parents and teachers.