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2021 AUSTRALIAN FIELD HOCKEY RECRUIT – FLORENCE HARRISON

The Student

Attends:

Balwyn High School, VIC Australia

SAT Result:

  • Reading and Writing: 570
  • Maths: 540
  • Total Score: 1110

Predicted GPA:

TBA

Preferred Course of Study:

Arts, Theatre Studies, Criminology

Academic Awards/Achievements:

  • 2020 Balwyn High School Theatre Studies Captain
  • 2019 Victorian Youth Theatre Production Alice in Wonderland (Queen of Hearts)
  • 2019 Balwyn High School Musical (Anything Goes – Mrs Harcourt)
  • 2019 Balwyn High School Theatre Studies Performance (Cosi (Fan Tutti) – Cherry)
  • 2019 Singing Recital (Billy Joel ‘And So It Goes’)
  • 2019 Balwyn High School USA Choir Tour (Chicago Music Festival, Boston, NYC)
  • 2018 Sports Award – Balwyn High School
  • 2018 Youth Theatre Production Nicholas Nickleby (ensemble) and A Christmas Carol (Ghost of Christmas Present)
  • 2018 Balwyn High School USA Cultural Tour (Washington, Philadelphia and New York)
  • 2018 Young Australian Broadway Chorus Production (The Greatest Shows)
  • 2017 Buchanan Academic Award – Balwyn High School
  • 2017 Sports Award – Balwyn High School
  • 2016 Visual Arts – Essington High School
  • 2015 Corrugated Iron Theatre Tour to Sydney Performing ‘Technology for Oldies’
  • 2014 Corrugated Iron Theatre performance, Darwin ‘Technology for Oldies’

The Person

  • Determined
  • Engaging
  • Bubbly
  • Genuine
  • Kind

Leadership & Community:

School:

  • Theatre Arts Ambassador – 2019
  • Senior Choir member – 2018-9
  • Step Leader (Mentoring Year 7 students) – 2018

Community:

  • Corrugated Iron Cast member – Darwin 2013-2017
  • Victorian Youth Theatre member – 2017 – current
  • Young Australian Broadway Chorus – 2017 – 2019
  • Working Guide and stable hand at Riding for the Disabled – 2015

Personal Quote:

“I am an enthusiastic and dedicated sportswoman who is eager to progress both my sporting and academic goals, where I can influence success and also be equally challenged to progress myself even higher.”

The Player

Height:

5’10”

Right-handed

Position:

Goal Keeper

Strengths:

  • Determined
  • Strong athlete
  • Leadership
  • Positive
  • Strong work ethic
  • Team Player
  • Enthusiastic
  • Committed

Teams Represented:

  • Balwyn High School, Victoria – School Field Hockey Team – 2017 – 2019
    • 2019 – Silver medalists in STATE finals
  • Camberwell Field Hockey Club STATE Champions – 2019
  • Camberwell Field Hockey Club, Victoria – U16s A and Metro (Seniors) – 2018
  • Camberwell Field Hockey Club, Victoria – Metro (Seniors) – 2019
  • Essington School Basketball Team (The Essington Cannons), Darwin, Australia – 2016-2017
  • Parap and Casuarina Swimming Clubs, Darwin, Australia – 2013 – 2015
  • Casuarina Life Saving club, Darwin, Australia – 2013 – 2014
  • Knighton House School, Dorset, UK Field Hockey Team – 2011 – 2012

Awards Received:

  • Balwyn High School Sports Award – 2019
  • Buchanan Award (Citizenship) – 2019
  • Field Hockey Coaches Award – 2018
  • Field Hockey State Finals – Balwyn High – 2017 – 2019

Best Wins:

Event Result Date Name of Meet
Field Hockey State Final ​Second (Finalists) ​March
2018
​VIC State School Hockey Competition
​Field Hockey State Finals ​Third (Semi Finalists) March 2017 ​VIC State School Hockey Competition

If you feel that this student could be a good fit, please contact our Talent Coordinator:

Maria Hopes
Phone: +61 414 477 476 | Email: maria@studyandplayusa.com.au | Skype: maria.hopes

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