St. Michael Foundation Sports 2017/2018
Football U/13 boys finals: The boys with coach Zach Mizzi lost both games in their group and placed overall 6th. The tournament was won by St Aloysius College.
Swimming: The swimming team with coach Michael Molzahn took part in the swimming gala at St. Dorothy’s college. The swimmers were very successful and collected a record number of 19 medals and six trophies. They won the overall competitions for girls and boys.
Athletics: The second athletics Co-ed school athletics meeting was hosted by San Anton school. The athletes from St Michael with their coaches Gemma Edwards Borg, Sarah Busuttil and Michael Molzahn were very successful and won 17 individual events and the year 9 relay for boys and girls. Over all they placed second after the winner San Andrea.
Football U/12 boys with coach Zach Mizzi placed 6th out of 11 participating teams. The boys missed out narrowly to qualify to the final group of three teams. The winner was Stella Maris College.
Basketball U/13 boys under the guidance of coach Jeremy Gambin took part in a tournament of six teams. The boys lost all their games and placed last.
The Annual Sports was held on the 4th May. More than 300 children participated in different games, namely athletics, basketball, football. handball, volleyball, ‘prisoners’ and table-tennis. Year 10 boys had also a very interesting and educational experience and participated in a wheelchair basketball tournament. After the traditional student’s vs teachers games the day finished with the medal and trophy presentation. This year’s winner was: House of Auvergne.
Football U/13 boys took part in a tournament with a record participation of 18 schools. The boys qualified for the finals at the end of May.
Football U/13 girls won their tournament with seven participating schools. The girls with coach Michael Molzahn won all their games and conceded only one goal. 5:1 vs Sacred Heart, 4:0 vs Verdala, 1:0 vs San Andrea. In the semifinal 1:0 vs St Martins and in the final 1:0 vs St Francis-Sliema. Top scorer and captain Jade Borg with the winning trophy.
Football U/15 boys placed fourth in their final round. After a draw against Stella Maris, the boys lost narrowly with 2:1 against Seminary and St Elias. The winning team was St Elias College.
Football U/15 boys under the guidance of Mr Michael Molzahn won their group and qualified for the finals in April (image beow).
Handball U/14 boys with coach Michael Molzahn placed third in their group and 5th overall.
Basketball U/13 girls coached by Hayley Acreman placed 2nd out of ten teams in the newly introduced 3vs3 basketball format. Sacred Heart claimed 1st place (image below).
A group of 17 students from year 7 to 10 together with their teachers, Ms Gemma Edwards Borg and Mr Michael Molzahn, went to Pila/Italy in the Aosta valley. The students participated in a skiing course according to their abilities, had evening activities (quiz night, night hike, etc.) and went for a city visit to Aosta. The trip proved to be a positive experience and enjoyable one for all (image below).
Handball U/13 girls coached by Mr Zach Mizzi won the tournament beating San Andrea in the final.
Handball U/16 boys coached by Mr Zach Mizzi placed 4th in the final round.
Handball U/16 Handball (Girls) coached by Zach Mizzi, won the handball tournament versus seven participating teams. St. Michael Foundation A team and B team placed first their groups and met in the final against each other resulting in 1st place and runner up (image below).
U/16 Basketball (Girls) coached by Hayley Acremen won their group matches but lost their semifinal and placed 3rd. The winner was St. Joseph Blata Tal-Bajda.
U/16 Basketball (Boys) coached by Jeremy Gambin placed 5th out of 9 teams.
U/16 Handball (Boys) coached by Zach Mizzi qualified for the finals in January (image below).
U/16 Football (Boys) lost their semifinal match to San Andrea after a penalty shoot-out. The team was eliminated from the tournament without losing a single game.
U/16 Football (Girls) coached by Michael Molzahn placed 3rd in a group of six teams. The winner was San Andrea (image below).
St. Michael Foundation Sports 2016/2017
Athletics: 42 St. Michael Foundation students from all forms took part in the first athletics meeting for Co-ed schools. They won several medals and placed first in the junior aggregate.
Swimming: The StMF swimming team took part in the annual swimming gala held at St. Dorothy’s School. The boys won the overall aggregate, the senior girls placed 2nd whilst the junior girls 3rd.
U/12 Football (Boys) took part in a tournament versus 12 other teams. They missed out on qualifying for the final round and placed 8th. Coach: Mauro Camilleri Darmanin.
U/16 Basketball (Girls) with coach Hayley Acremen and assistant coach Sophie Abela placed 2nd in the national finals, losing only to the National Sports School. (Photo below)
U/15 Football (Boys) took part in a 15 team tournament. The team with Coach Mauro Camilleri Darmanin was unlucky in the semi-final, but won the 3rd place decider.
St. Michael Foundation senior school sports day was held on May 19th. This year’s winner was HOUSE OF AUVERGNE.
Video by Daniel Shaw: https://youtu.be/PFPmOY8bmks
U/14 Basketball (Girls) with coach Hayley Acremen placed 3rd in the national finals.
U/13 Basketball (Girls) coached by Hayley Acremen placed 2nd out of 6 teams in their tournament held at San Andrea.
U/13 Basketball (Boys) coached by Jeremy Gambin placed 5th out of 8 teams.
U/14 Handball (Boys) missed out on qualifying for the finals to De La Salle and San Andrea.
U/13 Football (Boys) participated in a tournament at St. Martin's College, however missed out on qualifying for the final round and placed 10th overall.
A group of students travelled to Pila, Itlay where they had the opportunity to enjoy the experience of skiing.
U/16 Handball (Boys) coached by Mauro Camilleri Darmanin placed 3rd in finals.
U/15 Football (Boys) qualified for the final. This will be played during the Spring Term.
U/13 Football (Girls) coached by Mauro Camilleri Darmanin placed 2nd, beating San Andrea, St. Monica and St. Martin's College.
U/14 Handball (Girls) played the 6 team tournament with 2 teams. The A team placed 2nd losing to San Andrea in the final. (Photo below)
U/16 Football (Boys) won the competition coached by Mr. Michael Molzahn beating San Anton 2 - 1 in the final.
U/16 Basketball (Girls) coached by Hayley Acreman placed 1st in their tournament versus 8 other teams. Final was played vs San Andrea.
U/16 Football (Girls) finished 4th after losing their semifinal match to St. Catherine's School after penalties.
U/16 Handball (Boys) qualified for the Final round being played in December by winning 2 out of 3 games.
Tennis (Girls) - Rachel Grech Flores & Micole Miceli won their competition. Sofiya Lybanieva & Faye Bezzina placed 3rd in their competition. (Photo below)
Tennis (Boys) - Mishayel Rivoltini & Liam Delicata achieved 2nd place in their category. Michael Borg & Zhofrey Sagaydak placed 4th in their competition.
U/16 Handball (Girls) won their tournament against 4 other participating teams.
U/16 Football (Boys) qualified for the Final round, to be played in December.