11 Jun SPORTS TERM 2 WEEK 7
Pictured: Premier Boys Forward, Arne Larsen, wins tip at home on Friday vs Massey, last week.
As always, get down and support out teams this week!
Premier Games This Week
Basketball (Double Header)
Premier Boys vs Western Springs, 7:30pm, Monday, (Mt. Roskill Grammar Gym 1)
Premier Boys vs Kelston Boys, 7:30pm, Friday, (Pakuranga Old Gym)
Premier Girls vs Mt. Roskill Grammar, 6:00pm, Monday, (Mt. Roskill Grammar Gym 1)
Premier Girls vs Epsom Girls, 6:00pm, Friday, (Pakuranga Old Gym)
Both teams are looking to bounce back from close finishes on Friday night. The girls did well to come back from a 20 point deficit, and almost got the W, but Avondale held on to a 50-43 win.
Our boys went down to a sharp shooting Massey team. The boys failed to start well, and it was eventually the difference at the end. Jacob Tuisalega finished with a double double, 12 points and 14 rebounds.
1st XI Boys vs One Tree Hill, 10:00am, Saturday, (One Tree Hill Field 1)
1st XI Girls vs Pukekohe, 4:00pm, Wednesday, (Pukekohe Field 2)
1st XI Girls face 3rd place Pukekohe, which will be a tough fixture away from home. They continue to develop and look for form before the next stage of the Counties Mnanukau Premier grade.
1st XI Boys were unlucky to concede a late goal in the dying stages of their game vs Western Springs in the weekend, ending 3-3. Anton Picton, continuing his hot form, scoring another brace.
1st XI Boys vs TBC
1st XI Girls vs TBC
Congratulations to our 1st XI Boys, on qualifying for the Supercity A competition this season. With a 1-0 win over Avondale, the boys worked hard and earned their spot in the premier.
Jamie Tukiri with the lone goal. Anthony Hall and Henry Adams were solid throughout and Jack Whittle controlled the back, to keep the clean sheet.
Our 1st XI Girls went down to Diocesan 2nd XI last week. They will be rearing to go in the 2nd stage of the season, as they seek top spot in the A grade Reserve competition.
Premier Girls vs Diocesan Premier 1, 8:30am, Saturday, (AMI Netball Center Court C)
Going down in the weekend to Howick, Emily Hari and Siosiana Schaumkel controlled the circle well and converted their shot attempts despite facing much taller opposition.
This week they take on rivals Dio. The girls will continue their progress ahead of the Gold Coast Tour in 3 weeks time.
1st XIII vs Papatoetoe, 4:00pm, Wednesday, (Pakuranga Field 1)
Our 1st XIII went down to north shore opponents, Westlake Boys last week 16-30. They look to avenge the tough loss vs Papatoetoe at home.
Mark Tuisalega and Jacob Hollobon led well from the front, in a big effort.
1st XV vs Macleans 1st XV, 12:00pm, Saturday, (Pakuranga Field 1)
The 1st XV come off a tough loss vs top of the table Tangaroa in the weekend. They will look to get back to their winning ways vs local rival Macleans.
This will prove to be a big game, as the team beat Macleans comfortably last season.
Good luck to all teams, players, and staff competing!