SSC Boys Football
All Strathmore Secondary College football (soccer) teams have played in the Moonee Valley Division against Buckley Park College, Rosehill College, Essendon Keilor College, Mount Alexander College and Sirius College.
Senior Boys (Year 11 & 12)
The senior boys played an exciting brand of football scoring 26 goals and conceding 2 goals in 4 games. This cohort of students has previously achieved (in year 9 and 10) State football (soccer) championship runners-up. The boys will look forward to the next round of competition, Western Zone Finals on August 1st 2017.
Intermediate Boys (Year 9 & 10)
The intermediate boys had an excellent round of competition, by playing well which resulted in a successful 3 games. They were convincing in the grand final against Buckley Park College and go through the next round of competition, Western Zone Finals, on August 1st 2017.
Year 8 Boys
The year 8 boys begun their campaign positively. Eighteen goals in three games at the Moonee Valley District, ensured they went through to the next round of competition. They played in the Western Zone Finals. Results against Taylors Lake SC (3-0), Williamstown (2-0) and Melton (5-0) allowed them to progress to the final against Maribyrnong Sports Academy (MSA).
SSC scored a goal in the first couple of minutes to take the lead 1-0. As the game went on SSC grew in confidence. They maintained most of the possession and created a number of scoring opportunities. MSA counter attacked once and scored from a wicked deflection; their only scoring opportunity of the game, making it 1-1. Following this, SSC had a number of scoring chances, but MSA held on to keep it deadlocked at 1-1. In the final stages of extra time SSC had a goal disallowed and the game went to penalties. MSA were triumphant, 4-3 in the penalty shootout, and progressed to the State finals.
SSC boys were crowned State football (soccer) Champions in 2016.
Year 7 Boys
The year 7 boys made it through to State football (soccer) finals after convincingly beating Maribyrnong Sports Academy 4-0 in the final.
Overall, SSC has a had a very successful 2017. All football (soccer) teams made it through the Western Zone Finals; year 7 boys, year 8 boys, year 9 & 10 boys, year 8 girls, year 9 & 10 girls, and senior girls. Good luck to all teams.