Congratulations to the Quinte Secondary School Senior Girls rugby team (pictured right). They won gold at both Bay of Quinte and COSSA. The Junior Girls rugby team won Silver at both Bay of Quinte and COSSA.
The Senior girls, seeded within the top three in the province, will travel to Ottawa in June to compete in the all Ontario Girls Rugby Championships.
Athletes from both the Junior and Senior teams will participate in a rugby tour in California in March 2012. Their coach, Pete Hercus, Arts Department Head at Quinte Secondary School is a highly skilled rugby coach. He coached the Ontario Under 17 Women’s team who finished third at the Under 18 Nationals in Calgary.
Quinte Secondary School  has a strong history of excellence, innovative programming for all students and a continued commitment to improving. Incredible successes have been achieved by Quinte students through academic accomplishments and through the diversity of extracurricular activities in athletics, the arts, and student leadership activities, to name a few. The staff is committed to students, with the aim of providing each Quinte Saint with a variety of engaging programs and activities, in a safe and caring environment, with a focus on student achievement.
For more information, please contact:
Kerry Donnell, Communications Officer, 613-966-1170 or 1 800 267-4350, extension 2354, [email protected]