Luke Chowdhury – Onslow hunting big scalps

Story courtesy of College Sport Media  Photos courtesy of Hamish Wareham   The Onslow College First XI football team is back in the Trevor Rigby Cup for the first time in five years and captain Luke Chowdhury insists his side is not merely present to make up the numbers. “We want to change the way we're ... More

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Isn’t it nice we hate the same thing – Wynn Skinner on winning!

Wynn Skinner keeps a GPS attached to his arm when he plays football. Recently it's shown he’s covered 20km in a game. On some Saturday’s he’s played 150 minutes for both Scots College First XI and Wellington United. How does he sustain it? “It’s difficult but sometimes I play a whole game for the First XI, and ... More

2021 Girls First XI Football – Preview

The 2021 Wellington secondary girls football season kicks off this month with the first round of grading matches played last Wednesday and the second round this week. The top eight teams play for the Regional Premier 1 Capital Football Trophy, with the Premier 1 and 2 Finals set down for 18 August and NZF secondary ... More

2021 Boys Football – Preview

The European Super League crashed and burned even before it started, but fortunately the College Sport Wellington Premier Youth Championship stands on more stable ground. The season starts on May 8 with the first round of grading. Can anyone stop Scots College from winning three Trevor Rigby Cup titles in a row? Here are ... More

New Zealand Football – Secondary School Aged Survey

The following is a message from New Zealand Football: Dear Key Stakeholders, We value your opinion and would like to hear from you! TAKE OUR SURVEY HERE New Zealand Football has put together a working group to meet and discuss some of the unique challenges for secondary school-aged footballers. The working ... More

100 Games for Onslow Captain Holly Kelman – A Proud Achievement

Onslow College First XI captain Holly Kelman only found out about her milestone in the build-up to last Wednesday’s final regular season Regional Premier 1 Capital Football Trophy league match against Paraparaumu. “It was a big surprise, they just announced it when we were all together and warming up for our ... More

CSW Football Update

Wellington Girls’ pip Onslow in Regional Girls Tournament decider Premier league co-leaders Wellington Girls’ College were pushed all the way by Onslow College in the final before being crowned champions of last week’s College Sport Wellington run Girls Football Regional Tournament. Wellington Girls’ College ... More

Fuji Xerox Football Report

There is no change to the 2019 pecking order after three rounds of the Trevor Rigby Cup. Last year’s finalists Hutt International Boys’ School (HIBS) and Scots College sit pretty at the top of the table with a hat-trick of convincing victories. On Saturday Scots beat Rongotai College 3-0 and HIBS defeated St ... More

Double Delight For Town In Wellington Traditional

Football Two goals in the last ten minutes earned Town a thrilling 4-2 victory. Four goals were scored in the last quarter as Wellington rallied from 2-0 down to square the ledger only for Town to rediscover their groove and win the George Adams Trophy for 2020. It was a back and forth encounter throughout most of the ... More

1st XI Boys Football – Players to Watch

First XI football is two weeks into grading fixtures and already a number of players are making a strong impression and are expected to capture headlines for their respective schools in 2020. Owen Barnett (Scots College) - Born in Northern Ireland, and growing up in the UK before moving to New Zealand, Owen is an ... More