Seaford Rise Primary School

House Teams



 

    ROD JAMESON
    • Rod went to the Flaxmill Primary School and then went to Morphett Vale High.
    • He played football for the Under 9’s WerribeeClub in Victoria.
    • He played mini league at the MCG.
    • He played cricket for Morphett Vale and Southern Districts, Under 16’s.
    • He played football for the Glenelg Juniors and eventually played for the Glenelg League team.
    • In 1991 he joined the Adelaide Crows in their first year.
    • He was the top goal kicker in the Crows first year.
    • He played 153 games for the Crows and he played when they won their first Premiership in 1997.
    • He now works as a business manager.


    JAGAN HAMES
    • Jagan went to Christies East Primary then went to Christies High School.
    • When he was 6 years he joined Little Athletics and on the first day he broke the State Record for his age in the High Jump.
    • By the age of 18 he was the Junior World High Jump Champion.
    • He broke the South Australian State records in Long Jump, hurdles, shot put, and javelin.
    • He has competed all over the world as a decathlete.
    • He won Commonwealth Gold in 1998, when he won the Decathlon event in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
    • He played football for South Adelaide but now plays cricket and football for Victor Harbour.
    JULIE NYKIEL
    • Julie went to school in the southern area. Julie went to 2 Olympics as an Australian Basketballer.
    • She played State Netball and Basketball.
    • At one stage of her career she was in the Guiness Book of records as the highest point scorer in women’s basketball.
    • Julie played 153 games for Australia and was named most valuable player in the Australian team twice.
    • She was the highest points scorer five times.
    • Her career has been hampered by several injuries. She had an incredible 41 operations in her sporting time but continued to keep trying and do her best for her country.
    • She has worked at the Australian Institute of Sport and continues to work at her fitness and still continues to give it a go despite all her injuries.

    MICHELLE BROGAN
    • Michelle plays basketball.
    • She went to Lonsdale Heights Primary School then to Mawson High.
    • She was 14 when she won a basketball scholarship to the Australian Institute of Sport.
    • Between the ages of 10 to 14 years she played for Noarlunga City Tigers.
    • She was the Captain of the State Junior team in the U16, U18, and U20 teams.
    • In 1993 she was the captain of the Australian National Junior Team and won gold in Korea., the first gold medal won by Australia in Junior Basketball.
    • She played for the National Senior team, the OPALS and played in 3 World Championships and 2 Olympic Games.
    • The main highlight in her sporting career was winning the 1996 Olympic Bronze medal in Atlanta and Silver in Sydney 2000.
    • She is currently playing for the Opals and is preparing to represent Australia in 2004 Athens Olympics.