Representative Teams

CAS REPRESENTATIVE TEAMS

Representative teams are selected, generally at the end of each CAS season, for most CAS sports. These teams will be found on the website as soon as possible and also recognised in the Sydney papers.

Please note the following guidelines for each sport ( as of August 07 ) –

Athletics –

Due to the timing and placement of the CIS Championships, no team is selected from the CAS Track Championships. However, individuals can nominate and enter the NSW All Schools Championships run early in term 4.

Cricket –

A CAS cricket team is selected to attend the CIS Open cricket trials. The CIS team then competes at the NSW All School carnival against CHS and CCC.

The CAS team then has matches against ISA, GPS and ASC during Term 1

Tennis –

A CAS Tennis team made up of 6 players is selected to attend the CIS Open tennis trials. The CIS team then competes at the NSW All School carnival against CHS and CCC. Two teams are selected at the end of the Summer season to play against the GPS and ISA at alternating venues between the Associations at the end of term 1. This team is selected by school MIC’s and use a players index and a trial held at the end of term 4, as well as performances based on results through the season as a guide.

Swimming –

A large squad of representatives are selected following results of the CAS Championships in March each year from 12 years to Opens. The squad are invited to participate in the CIS Championships ( soon after the CAS Champs ).

For events not covered at CAS, individuals should advise their MIC of their desire to be considered for selection and advise of times ratified at a suitable swim meet.

CAS also selects schol based relay teams to represent at CIS.

Following the CIS championships, a team is selected to represent at the NSW All Schools championships.

Diving –

A team is selected following the CAS Diving Championships based on individual  performances. These boys are invited to participate in the CIS Championships ( help in conjunction with the CIS swimming champs at Homebush ).

Rugby –

Opens ( 5 Independent selectors are chosen by the CAS Sportsmasters committee in term 1 each year )

2 Open teams are selected to play the GPS in the last week of term 2 and prior to the NSW trials weekend.

2 teams are invited to participate in the NSW trials weekend at the end of term 2.

Following the NSW trials weekend there are 2 NSW squads selected to compete at the Australian Championships in the term 2 holidays.

16s – Players will be is selected to trial for CAS 16s team. The trial will consist of skills, drills and games run prior to the long weekend in term 2.

Any boy in an Open school team and wants to be considered for selection in the 16s CAS team must notify their MIC of Rugby.

Football ( Soccer ) –

Opens. Three Independent selectors are chosen by the CAS Sportsmasters committee. This group along with the CAS Convener and the MICs from all schools meet and select A squad of 15 to trial at the CIS carnival in early term 2. Following these trials, a CIS squad is announced to play in the All School Championships at end of term 2.

Year 10s – Three Independent selectors are chosen by the CAS Sportsmasters committee. This group along with the CAS Convener and the MICs from all schools meet and select A squad of 12 to trial at the CIS carnival in early term 2. Following these trials, a CIS squad is announced to play in the All School Championships at end of term 2.

Debating –

3 teams of 3 debaters are selected at the end of CAS competition to compete agains the GPS and CCC and CHS.