2011 Australian Schools Team Racing Championships
Congratulations SA School Teams !
St. Michael’s College FIRST
St. Joseph’s School SECOND
In an exciting finals, St. Michael’s came from third place in the ranking (Swiss League) races to edge out St. Joseph’s in a 3 – 2 finals result.
St. Joseph’s placed highest in the ranking races with 20 wins out of 28 races, just ahead of Shenton College WA with 18 points. St. Michaels had to eliminate fourth place Christ Church Grammar (WA) and then Shenton College which had lost its match with St. Joseph’s before it could challenge for the event.
St. Michael’s won 3 – 2 in the fifth race.
Both St. Michael’s and St. Joseph’s will now be eligible for the Inter-dominion against traditional rivals New Zealand.