South Coast Regional Cross Country Championships
25 May 1977
Twenty-seven pupils from Monaro High School travelled to Nowra as a part of the Eurobodalla Zone to compete in the Regional Championships. The Region includes all schools in the Wollongong area and south to the Victorian border.
The day was most successful, with all competitors acquitting themselves well.
The outstanding results are as follows:
South Coast Regional Champions
| ||Susan Freimanis ||14 years girls ||2000 metres |
| ||Mandy Venables ||15 years girls ||3000 metres |
Runner-up to the Regional Champion
| ||Samantha Lucas ||12 years girls ||2000 metres |
Other places in the first 8
| ||Chris Comer ||12 years boys ||2000 metres |
| ||Robyn Stove ||16 years girls ||3000 metres |
| ||Debbie Rolfe ||Senior girls ||5000 metres |
| ||Doug Burgess ||Senior boys ||5000 metres |
All the above pupils who finished in the first eight places were selected to represent theSouth Coast Region at the NSW Championships conducted in Sydney on 7 June.
In addition to the above placegetters, two Monaro pupils were selected as reserves for the Regional Team:
| ||Claire Christie ||13 years girls ||2000 metres |
| ||Vanessa Lucas ||14 years girls ||2000 metres |
Susan Freimanis and Mandy Venables went on to finish 4th in their respective events at the State Championships.
Congratulations to all mentioned above and a special vote of thanks to the parents who assisted with transport - the trip would not have been possible without them.