Volleyball news.

Victoria Junior Open (2019)
The first two weeks of December saw all 15 Eltham High School teams compete across two tournaments. Nine teams competed in the inaugural Victoria Junior Open. Over 160 teams across Victoria and South Australia competed, ranging from schools, clubs and academies.
Eltham High School achieved strong results across the competition.
Year 7 Girls Division 2 – 5th
Year 7 Girls Division 1 – 4th
Year 7 Boys Division 1 – Bronze
Year 8 Boys Division 2 – Silver
Year 8 Girls Division 2 – 5 wins 3 losses
Year 9 Girls Division 1 – 4th
Senior Girls Division 2 – Bronze
Senior Boys Division 2 – Gold

Australian Volleyball Schools Cup - Gold Coast (Dec 2019)
Six Eltham teams travelled to the Gold Coast for the first time to compete in the newly located National Championships. There were many new experiences, and a higher level of cooperation between players, coaches andff was required. All teams performed well over the duration of the week, they represented the Eltham community with distinction. Overall Eltham High School finished 6th in the Champion School Rankings, an excellent result.
Year 7 Boys Division 1 – Bronze
Year 8 Girls Honours – 9th
Year 8 Boys Honours – Silver
Year 9 Boys Division 1 – 6th
Open Boys Honours – 11th
Open Girls Honours – 4th
A big thank you to all of our players that committed to training throughout the year, particularly our early morning sessions. Recognition to all of our coaches and staff who give up their time that enables our students to participate in these events. And finally a big thank you to all of our parents that have supported our students in every way imaginable.
Anthony Young

Tribute to Greg Thomas (31 July 2019)

Volleyball Victoria recently announced a new Open Boys most valuable player award and have named it the “Greg Thomas Most Valuable Player Award”. This is worthy acknowledgement of the outstanding commitment, dedication and hard work that Greg Thomas has given to the sport over many years.

We congratulate Greg and support Volleyball Victoria’s decision to dedicate this award to Greg. We are very proud of Greg’s achievements and of all the achievements of all the students who have benefitted from Greg’s coaching and guidance in Volleyball over his many years at Eltham High School.

Greg with the 2018 Year 7 boys volleyball team.