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CORINNE Blight
Oct 26, 2015

Team spirit on fire at Duntroon!

Oct 26, 2015 by CORINNE Blight

On October 17th, Western Sydney University took part in the annual Western Sydney University- Hawkesbury Campus (formerly known as Hawkesbury Agricultural College) versus the Royal Military College (RMC), Duntroon sporting competition. The intercollege sporting competition is in its 93rd year and is the longest standing competition of its kind in Australia. A total of 9 teams from Western Sydney University were entered in sports including Tug-O-War, Soccer, Hockey, Touch Football, Netball, a...


CORINNE Blight
Oct 26, 2015

Interview with Western Sydney University Elite Athlete: Paige Hadley

Oct 26, 2015 by CORINNE Blight

Western Sydney University, Business & Commerce (Advanced Business Leadership) student and Australian Netball Diamonds midcourter, Paige Hadley has recently come off a stellar International debut at the Netball World Cup in Sydney. She is continuing her international career, representing Australia again in the Constellation Cup series with the Australian Netball Diamonds team. She recently gave us a few minutes of her time to talk all things netball, representing in the green & gold and unive...


CORINNE Blight
Oct 20, 2015

Western Sydney University Men’s Basketball team defies the odds!

Oct 20, 2015 by CORINNE Blight

The Western Sydney Men’s Basketball team came in an incredible 2nd place overall at the Australian University Games. Despite being ranked 13th in the competition, the team defied the odds and made it to the finals, only being narrowly defeated by rival team, Macquarie University. “The team hopes to use this win to raise awareness and funding for the Basketball community at Western Sydney University” said team member and Australian Green and Gold squad member Micahel Farrell. The Western Sy...


CORINNE Blight
Oct 12, 2015

We have spirit, yes we do!

Oct 12, 2015 by CORINNE Blight

Western Sydney University came in an incredible 2nd place for the ‘Spirit of the Games’ award at the Australian University Games. The Australian University Games ran from September 26th- October 2nd and brought together 8,000 students from across 42 different universities throughout Australia to compete for the title of top performing university across a number of sports. The ‘Spirit of the Games’ award is given to the university who demonstrates outstanding sportsmanship, comradery and team...


CORINNE Blight
Oct 8, 2015

Western Sydney University dominates at Australian University Games!

Oct 8, 2015 by CORINNE Blight

The annual Australian University Games have concluded and Western Sydney University have finished in the top 20 universities overall. Throughout the seven days of competition, Western Sydney University claimed 16th place out of 42 universities from throughout Australia and secured 2nd place for the prestigious ‘Spirit of the Games’ award which recognises outstanding sportsmanship throughout the games. This result far exceeded expectations as well as past results from the team at previous Uni...