18 Aug Champion Sports Performances
The college has had some great results at the business end of the winter sports competition. Read below for more.
In the 1 vs 2 final of the Auckland Open A Grade, the 1st XI Boys’ Hockey team faced off against Strathallan in a tight contest that saw the score tied 1-1 at fulltime. The boys won 2-0 in a penalty shootout, featuring some great defense from goalie Aman Kumar, to be crowned season champs! Congratulations boys!
The 1st XI Girls’ Hockey team, currently ranked second on their table, plays their competition final tonight against King’s College. Good luck girls!
The Open A Boys’ Basketball team have been named champions of the Central East Auckland competition! The team then went on to play in the Greater Auckland competition on Wednesday, where a string of wins sees them progress to the semi-finals on Friday. Best of luck to the team!
Our Open A Girls’ Basketball team have finished their season with a close game against Tamaki College, winning 24-22, to claim 3rd place in the competition. Ka pai!
Last week our 1st XV beat One Tree Hill College in an away game, and this Saturday at home they play the same team in the 1B plate semi-finals at home. Hopefully that bodes well for a win! Come along and support the boys on their home turf, kick-off is at 12 noon.
The U15 Rugby team had a storming game last Saturday, winning against Howick 21-8. The boys showed that they have gelled as a team, displaying amazing team tactics as well as individual flair. This Saturday they face-off against Auckland Grammar at home, so come and support them. The game starts at 9.15am.
Congratulations to the 2nd XI Boys’ Football team, who finished their season with a 5-3 win against St Peter’s College to finish third in their competition. Well done!