10 Results for month: 06/2022

Zora Flourishing in Fearless Hutt High First XI

Story courtesy of College Sport Media   Hutt Valley High School (HVHS) only has 28 registered female football players, but there is a culture of optimism that continues to produce excellent players.   Mark Oates has been a physical education teacher at the College since 2001 and has coached the First XI since 2012. In […]

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Top results for Desmond Reddy (Rongotai College) and Wellington athletes at NZSS Cross Country Championships

Story courtesy of College Sport Media He has only been running competitively for a year, but Rongotai College’s Desmond Reddy drew on his recent experiences of winning two similar big races, in winning the New Zealand Secondary Schools Year 9 Boys Cross Country race in Nelson on Saturday. Last September Desmond won the Inter-Regional Primary […]

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St Pat’s Silverstream win Wellington College exchange 2-0

Story courtesy of College Sport Media St Pat’s Silverstream beat Wellington 2-0 with one draw in their three-sport exchange on Wednesday on their home fields and court.  Silverstream won the basketball 101-64 and the First XV rugby 19-12, while the First XI football tie was drawn 1-1.  Silverstream were fast out of the gates in […]

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Elliot Robertson Turning It Up a Gear

Elliot Robertson (Scots College) has been named in the NZ Under 19 mens road cycling team. The team heads to Quebec early next month to compete in the UCI Tour de l’Abitibi.   The Tour takes place over seven days, seven stages, and involves over 700km of racing. It is part of a series of nine competitions […]

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300,000 Wellingtonians to converge on Council candidates

Candidates for Council elections in the Wellington region will be inundated by sports players and parents over the coming months, demanding a review that lowers the costs for the region’s sportsgrounds and facilities. Campaign group Affordable Sports for Greater Wellington today announced a mobilisation of sports codes in the region, to end high facility fees […]

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Rugby Events available during Winter Tournament Week

There are 19 rugby events across the country for schools to choose from, each with their own characteristics and grades on offer. Schools traveling outside of their home regions to participate in an event is encouraged, and so your help in notifying your schools of the available events nationwide is greatly appreciated. For more information: […]

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Hurricanes U15 Girls Rugby Tournament – Entries Open

Secondary Schools are now invited to enter the 2022 Hurricanes Under 15 Girls Rugby Tournament.  Hosted on behalf of the Hurricanes Youth Rugby Council by the Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union, the tournament will be held from Monday 29th to Tuesday 30th August during winter tournament week.  All games will be played at Playford Park in […]

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Tawa Football Back in Top Flight

Story courtesy of College Sport Media The Tawa College First XI football team haven’t been in the Trevor Rigby Cup since 2017. After the initial rounds of grading it appeared they would be consigned to the Premier Reserve competition again.   Defeats to Wellington College (1-4), Rongotai College (1-3), Onslow College (0-1) and St Patrick’s […]

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Trevor Rigby Cup kicking off and some players to watch

Story courtesy of College Sport Media The 2022 Trevor Rigby Cup Wellington First XI Premier grade football season kicks off this weekend. Wellington College are the defending champions, having beaten Scots College in a thrilling decider last August. A dozen has become eight. College football grading for 2022 is done. The season proper starts on […]

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Ben Pettit King of Tenpin Bowling over Queen’s Birthday Weekend

  Story courtesy of College Sport Media Ben Pettit from Hutt International Boys’ School created history in June 2021 when he became the youngest ever winner of the New Zealand Open Men’s Tenpin Bowling Championship. He was 13 years old.   Over Queen’s Birthday weekend in Tauranga he proved his success was no fluke, becoming […]

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