Annual Canterbury Boys Firsts vs Past Students Alumni Men’s Volleyball Showdown & FREE BBQ | 5:30pm – 8pm, THIS Wednesday 1 March @ Sports Hall

What: Annual Canterbury Boys Firsts vs Past Students Alumni Men’s Volleyball Showdown.

When: 5:30pm – 8:00pm, Term One, Week 6: THIS Wednesday 1 March 2023.

5:30pm – Doors Open & FREE BBQ Starts.
6:30pm – Match Commences: 3 Sets x 20 Minutes Each.
7:30pm – Match Concludes.
8:00pm – Event Concludes After 30 Minutes Post-Match Social Time.

Where: The Sports Hall – Canterbury College.
– Access via Sports Precinct Gate, 182 Old Logan Village Road, Waterford.
– Plenty of on-site carparking available.

Who: ALL Canterbury Years 10-12 Students AND ALL Past Students Alumni Spectators, Family & Friends AND ALL Parents & Carers MOST WELCOME!

2023 Canterbury Boys Firsts Volleyball Team.


FINAL Past Students Alumni Men’s Volleyball Team.

Brad Elms (1999), Andrew Porter (2010), Lincoln Forbes (2011), Cameron Andrews (2017), Wade Neill (2019), Baxter Hood (2019), Casey Milne (2021), Anderson Som (2021), Connor Addley (2021), Dylan Lo (2021), Elijah Walters (2022), Jalen Harrison (2022).

*FREE BBQ & LOLLY BAGS & CRISPS FROM 5:30PM* image.php?hash=3fcb8c90aba4fac54f9979148843f5b1002abc0bimage.php?hash=eda45abc654c913da82e6927318eeaa032f81832

Event Music & MC: Mr Michael Brown (2001) – Past Student & Current Junior School Teacher.

Cost: FREE!

RSVPs: Please RSVP by 11:59pm THIS Tuesday 28 February 2023 for BBQ catering purposes via THIS HUMANITIX WEBLINK HERE.

Dress Code: Parents & Carers, Canterbury Alumni, Family & Friends – Smart Casual | Canterbury Years 10-12 Students – School Uniform.


Last Year’s Inaugural Squads:

2022 Canterbury Boys Firsts Volleyball Team: Jalen Harrison (Captain), Elijah Walters, Hunter Edwards, Jack Henry, Jack Addley, Jackson King, Jeremy Kriletich. Coach: Mr Andrew Porter.


Past Students Mens Alumni VI Volleyball Team: Brent Thomas (1996), Michael Holland (1997), Rob Joseph (2013), Will Glass (2017), Baxter Hood (2019), Jack Danbury (2020), Cam Andrews (2017), Casey Milne (2021), Anderson Som (2021), Brad Elms (1999), Tony Packenas (2001), Connor Addley (2021).

COVID Late Team Change: OUT – Baxter Hood. IN – Connor Addley.


Last Year’s Inaugural Results:

First Set: Past Students Alumni WON 25 – 15. Wow – we have a game on our hands here!

Second Set: Current Student Firsts WON 25 – 23. Phew – now that was a tense, close, tight tussle all the way…

Third Set: Current Student Firsts WON 25 – 11. The fast-tiring alumni players battled uphill against the well-drilled current students, who enjoyed the advantage of a full Term 1 of TAS match cohesiveness, combinations and training drills behind them, as it all clicked together.

CONGRATULATIONS to the 2022 Canterbury Boys Firsts Volleyball Team – Inaugural event winners!


NB: The Annual Canterbury Girls Firsts vs Past Students Alumni Women’s Netball Showdown is scheduled again for Term 3. image.php?hash=bb485f8dacee7067f20d8499b3f4f09c49d4fc58image.php?hash=dc0e122a58eca1c7cbeb9b37e7d3372e6c60a1b7