2017 Australian Track & Field Recruit – Luke Schofield

The Student

  • Graduated from (Nov 2016): Prestigious, Selective, Sydney Boys High School
  • Best SAT scores: 1450
    • MATH: 790
    • READING: 660
    • ESSAY – 7:6:7
    • Graduated with ATAR 98.85 (final high school result) – top 2% in the State.
  • Overall GPA: 4.0
  • AmusA Diploma in Piano Forte with distinction
  • See link below to academic reference

The Person

  • Luke is a role model for his peers through his sportsmanship, work ethic, and maturity.  Because of these qualities, and many other positive attributes, he was named school prefect, house captain, and vice-captain of the cross country team.
  • Luke is described by his headmaster as a ‘scholar-sportsman’ and is known by all to be respectful, diligent, focussed, and willing to learn.
  • Luke is an active member of the larger community, with his work in: Red Shield Appeal, World Greatest Shave, Red Cross Fun Run, School recycling initiatives, Oasis Salvation Army, Sir Boden Cutler Foundation, and Jeans for Jeans day.
  • See link to School Character Reference below

The Athlete

  • Height: 5 foot 7 inches
  • Weight: 143 lbs
  • Events:
    • 5000m: 15:42
    • 3000m: 8:55
    • 1500m: 4:09
    • 800m: 2:02
  • Awards
    • Top 10 Australian at National Cross Country Championship – 6k
    • Top 3 at State Cross Country Championship – 6k
    • Top 3 at State Triathlon Championships
    • Regional ‘Blue’ Award (Cross Country) – the highest sporting award in School sport
    • The McArthur Memorial Cup for 1500 Athletics Champion & record holder
    • School ‘Blue’ Award – Cross Country
    • School ‘Blue’ Award – Swimming
    • The John Prorellis Cross Country Trophy
    • The Tom Rushall Prize for Participation and Service to Sport
  • Strengths:
    • Enjoys a negative split
    • Solid kick
    • Smooth and consistent
  • Teams Represented:
    • NSW ALL STATE Cross Country Team- top 10 nationally
    • NSW ALL STATE Triathlon Team – 2nd in state, 13th nationally
    • Sydney Boys High School Cross Country Team
    • Sydney Boys High School Athletics
    • Sydney East Region Cross Country Team
    • Balmain Little Athletics Club
    • Pulse Performance Triathlon Club
  • See link below for Coach Reference
  • Seelink below for Athletic Resume
  • View snapshot video below

Videos

1500m GPS Win


Highlights Reel


If you feel that Luke could be a good fit, please contact Maria Hopes

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