Wellington College 2ndXI win Premier Cricket Champs

Story courtesy of College Sport Media   Wellington College 2ndXI are Wellington Premier Cricket champions following the last round of matches on Saturday. Wellington Second XI beat Hutt International Boys’ School (HIBS) by eight runs in the final with the First XI denied a place in the decider following a ... More

CSW Stakeholder Update – COVID Protection Framework and Vaccination Mandate for School Sport

Dear students, staff, family members, partners and supporters of College Sport Wellington, Following the Government’s announcement that Wellington will be entering the ‘Orange’ level of the COVID Protection Framework (Traffic Light system), the Board of College Sport Wellington have confirmed that all sanctioned ... More

SPOTYS Recap: Georgia Plimmer batting on the front foot

Story courtesy of College Sport Media    In winning the College Sport Wellington Girls’ Cricketer of the Year gong at the recent College Sport Wellington 2021 Sportsperson of the Year awards, Tawa College’s Georgia Plimmer follows in the footsteps of two past winners from her school who are now household ... More

Wareham Plays

Story courtesy of College Sport Media    The camera of Hamish Wareham is a familiar site at Wellington football and cricket grounds. The 24-year-old spends his weekends voluntarily capturing the sights and drama of Wellington Secondary Schools and senior club sport for his Facebook and Instagram accounts, ... More

Boys 1XI Cricket – Players to watch

Story courtesy of College Sport Media   The College Sport Wellington boys Premier cricket season is set to launch and once again there will be plenty of talent basking in the capital sun. Wellington College are the defending champions and would have qualified for Nationals which has unfortunately been ... More

Together Tawa Celebrate Triumphant Summer

Tawa College cricket is on a roll. The boys’ First XI could achieve Premier status in December after winning the Premier 2 Championship on Saturday. The girls are headed back to Nationals after winning the Venus Cup regional tournament at the Petone Rec. They will attempt to emulate the success of their 2014-15 ... More

College Sport Wellington Cricket Wrap

T20 Hunt Trophy(Boys T20) Results Scots College beat Wellington College in the Final of the T20 Hunt Trophy competition. Scots batted first and set a respectable 142. Elliott Seddon top scored with 39. He was helped by Fergus Kisby-MacLeod, Henry Christie and Sam Plimmer who all scored in  the 20s. Kevinda Weerasundara ... More

Girls Cricket on a High in the Valley

Women’s cricket is riding the crest of a wave. Regular television coverage, professionally contracted players and media managers are now commonplace. The global momentum is evident in New Zealand too, and the enthusiasm is absolutely evident at Hutt Valley High School (HVHS). This week at the Petone Rec the First ... More

Boys Cricket Final – Fire Up

Forget the Blues v Crusaders on Sunday, it’s the Premier Youth Boys Cricket final on Sunday between hosts Wellington College and 2015 national champions, Hutt International Boys’ School (HIBS). Wellington College are entering their third consecutive final since 2019 and will be hoping to claim the title and gain a ... More

Defiant through Shock – Liam Maitland

“I don’t remember much, but what I’ve been told is I turned pale and was puffing heaps. I came off the field to take a seat and then everything was a blur,” Liam Maitland recounts of his shocking collapse on November 14 while playing cricket for St Patrick’s College, Wellington 2XI against St Patrick’s College, ... More