Four named in NZ Hockey Under 18 teams

Congratulations to Ruby Baker (Wellington Girls College), Amy Rossiter-Stead (Wairarapa College), Roman Polaczuk (Wellington College) and Oliver Bunny (Wairarapa College) for being named in the NZ Hockey Under 18 teams.Following the successful Vantage National Under 18 Tournament held in Wellington in early July, ... More

Rongotai on top after successful exchange against Silverstream

RugbyFor the first time in more than a decade, Rongotai College have secured a home semi-final in the Premiership defeating St Patrick’s College, Silverstream 10-5 in the 60th annual Old Boys Cup traditional.The conditions were brutal with a bitter southerly accompanied by horizontal rain, hail, thick mud and ... More

Kapiti College girls 1st XI excited to progress to Premier Grade

Exciting but very anxious times for the Kapiti College girls this year as they have won their way up to the Wellington Secondary Schools Premier Girls Hockey grade for the first time.A dream for their Captain Ashleigh Hill who from year 9 has been the MVP for the team and has been a major factor in getting them there. ... More

Paraparaumu And St Matthew’s Claim Hockey Titles

The Wellington Premier hockey finals were contested on Friday night at the National Hockey Stadium in Newtown. Both matches were thrilling affairs with repeat success for a girls combatant and a new champion crowned in the boys decider.Boys Final  Paraparaumu College are champions for the first time ... More

Capital Hockey Senior Team Selection Good Reward For Sara Cooper Of WGC

Recent selection in the Capital Hockey women’s senior side for the upcoming National Hockey League tournament is terrific reward for the Wellington Girls’ College First XI hockey captain Sara Cooper.  Cooper, an attacking midfielder, was picked as the only school-aged player in the initial squad for the NHL tournam... More

Hockey Umpiring Course – Registrations Now Available for Northern Schools

College Sport Wellington and Wellington Hockey invite those interested in umpiring secondary games to an umpiring session to be held at  Elsdon Park Pavilion from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Wednesday 27 June The session will focus on basics such as rule interpretation, positioning and signalling. It will include both ... More

Sajan Striking His Way Towards The Top

Sajan Patel was in the New Zealand Under-18 hockey team last year.  He is the sports prefect and First XI captain at Rongotai College and has trained in the same gym as Olympic rowing champion Hamish Bond.“It’s pretty surreal when I think about the opportunities I have if I work hard. Hamish Bond was at my gym,” ... More

Busy Winter Of Hockey Coming Up For Sara Cooper And WGC

The 2018 school hockey season is two weeks old, and Wellington Girls’ College has so far had two good grading competition wins to seal their spot in the Premier 1 competition.WGC has beaten St Mary’s College (4-0) and Wellington East Girls’ College (4-1) but an early season test for them is this coming Friday, ... More

Paraparaumu College hockey pleased to end on a high with top 5 finish at Rankin Cup

Paraparaumu College's first XI hockey team saved their best for last when achieving a top-five finish at the Rankin Cup.The team lost just once, in their quarterfinals against eventual champions Christ's College, at the tournament in Hamilton, ending what had been an up-and-down year on a big high.They came very ... More

Paraparaumu College Finish Creditable Fifth At Hockey’s Aon Rankin Cup

Paraparaumu College have finished a creditable fifth at the New Zealand Hockey's Aon Rankin Cup, a trophy that dates back to 1923.   Having progressed well through pool play and finishing top of their group, Paraparaumu came up against eventual tournament winners Christ's College at the quarter final stage.  Unfortunat... More