Sopoaga sisters following family footsteps

With four older rugby playing brothers, including All Black Lima, it is little surprise that Queen Margaret College’s Sopoaga sisters are turning heads on the rugby field. Older sister Te Araroa (year 13) and Naomi (year 10) were both in top form for their school side in Monday’s Wellington Condor 7s qualifying ... More

Marsden looking forward to meeting St Mary’s in netball decider

It’s the three-time defending champions against the first-time finalists. Samuel Marsden Collegiate were Division 2 winners when St Mary’s College captured the first of their three consecutive wins in the Wellington Regional Secondary School League in 2016. On Monday the two schools line up in the Division 1 decider ... More

Queen Margaret College Wins Junior Netball Tournament

Queen Margaret College  were first time winners of last Thursday’s College Sport Wellington Junior Netball Tournament at the ASB Centre. QMC came from behind to beat three-time defending champions St Mary’s College in the final. The tournament was all action. Teams representing 19 schools were grouped in pools of ... More

Big Term Of Netball For Saviour Tui And St Mary’s College

St Mary’s College shooter Saviour Tui was recently one of two Wellington netballers (along with Paris Lokotui, Queen Margaret College) who joined the NZSS team in Auckland for a week-long camp that included a series of games against England U19. St Mary’s are again the team to beat in this year’s Wellington ... More

St Mary’s netball focussed on season ahead

By their own admission St Mary’s College had a disappointing end to 2018, the Wellington Regional champions failing to finish inside the top five of the Lower North Island Secondary Schools tournament (LNISS) and missing out on nationals. But that is in the past and the Senior A team has a revitalised group of ... More

Preview & Draw – 2019 CSW Premier Netball Tournament

The 2019 Paul Cameron Cup College Sport Wellington Premier Netball Tournament is being played tomorrow, Thursday 16 May, at the ASB Sports Centre. Twenty four school teams will line up for their first taste of competitive netball against each other this year, with several schools expected to challenge for tournament ... More

Second times a charm for Paris Lokotui (QMC)

By Adam Blackwell Despite a recent injury scare, 17-year-old Paris Lokotui is fit to play after being selected for the New Zealand Secondary School netball team. Last year Lokotui was selected for the New Zealand Secondary School team but was unable to play because of an ankle injury. After once again being ... More

Saviour Tui (St Mary’s) & Paris Lokotui (QMC) named in NZSS netball team

Congratulations to Paris Lokotui (Queen Margaret College) and Saviour Tui (St Mary's College) who have both been named in the New Zealand Secondary Schools netball team to play England in July. The 12-strong side will host the English for a block of training and match-play from 1-4 July in Auckland. Within the group ... More

NZSS Netball Team Selected To Play England

A 12-strong New Zealand Secondary Schools netball team has been selected to play the England U19 team in July. The NZSS side will host the English for a block of training and match-play from 1-4 July in Auckland. Within the group there are eight athletes currently playing at Beko Netball League level or ... More

Seven invited to 2019 NZ Netball development camp

Congratulations to following Wellington students who have been invited to attend Netball New Zealand's January’s 2019 National Development Camp. Danae Abolins-Thompson (Onslow College) Rachel Albiston (Samuel Marsden Collegiate School) Tesara-Rose Faleafaga (St Mary's College) Maddie Feauanati (St ... More