Justifying its promotion to compete against teams from the top universities in Australia, Avondale Eagles won bronze in men’s touch at UniSport Nationals Div 1.
The Avondale Eagles will now play against teams from the top universities in Australia after claiming silver in men’s touch at UniSport Nationals Div 2.
Avondale won a bronze medal in an improved showing at the first UniSport Nationals Div 2, a new format for the former Eastern University Games.
A student’s selection on the best team and plans to invest more in sport will lift the Avondale Eagles after a lacklustre Australian University Games.
Gold and silver medals in golf have helped Avondale equal its best result—third in per capita rankings—at the Eastern University Games.
Avondale finished sixth in per capita rankings at the Eastern University Games in Wollongong, July 3-7.