Date: August 03, 2009

Hills International climb to top

Hills International College in Queensland lead the Australian School Teams Championship by two strokes after the first round at Peninsula Country Golf Club&aposs North Course. Led by Maverick Antcliff, Emily McLennan and John Coleman, the team fired a total 225 to lead South Australia&aposs Henley High School team by two shots going into the second round. In cold winds on Victoria&aposs Mornington Peninsula, McLennan, who was part of the victorious Queensland Girls team at the Australian Girls Interstate Teams Matches fired the round of the day with a one under par 72, adjusted to 71 due to the difference in the women&aposs and men&aposs course ratings. Defending champions Como Secondary College (WA) finished with an opening round team total 242 to sit in second last place. The teams took Monday afternoon off to enjoy a spot of bowling together. The second and final round concludes on Tuesday. ROUND 1 SCORES Hills International College (QLD) 225 Maverick Antcliff 72 John Coleman 82 Emily McLennan 71 Henley High (SA) 227 Emma Ash 73 Caitlin Roberts 75 Jake Stockley 79 Rowville Secondary College (VIC) 235 Zac Morwood 82 Luke Talbot 78 Ryan Woodward 75 Launceston College (TAS) 235 Joseph Davern 76 Braidy Squires 81 Mitch Van Noord 78 Como Secondary College (WA) 242 Jason Chellew 80 Whitney Harvey 88 Liam Spooner 74 Westfield Sports High (NSW) 249 Andrius Belkus 80 Thomas Bicanic 80 Corey Holden-Ward 89