Sport at Siena College is an integral component of the cocurricular life at the College.
Students at Siena College enjoy the use of excellent sporting facilities, including a large gymnasium with a full sized basketball/netball court, adjoining weights/circuit room and an outdoor multi purpose court. Two large ovals within a short walking distance of the College are also utilised.
The Siena College sporting program provides students with the opportunity to participate in a wide range of sports. Girls from Years 7-12 may choose from a variety of weekly sport competitions, carnivals, tournaments, state and national competitions and skills development programs.
Siena College is a member of Girls Sport Victoria (GSV). Girls Sport Victoria is one of the largest independent school sporting associations in Victoria. Students also have the opportunity to participate in certain sports through a variety of College based House competitions and carnivals.
The sports program allows for participation in competitive and elite sporting opportunities.
The guiding principles of our student sporting program are to:
- Promote the benefits of sport and regular physical activity as part of a healthy lifestyle
- Provide a variety of sporting opportunities that both promote participation and also encourage the pursuit of improvement and excellence
- Develop the virtues of fair play, sportsmanship, friendship and teamwork through sport
- Acknowledge the sporting talents of our students and attempt to harness, enhance and celebrate these talents
Some of the sports that Siena College is represented in include:
Aerobics Outdoor Cricket
AFL Snow Sports
Athletics Carnival (whole school) Softball
Cross Country Triathlon (GSV only)