College Sport

The Adams and Alvarez bond

Wellington's 2011 College Sports Awards sportsman and sportswoman of the year, Steven Adams and Julianne Alvarez.

What do basketball star Steven Adams and rising golf ace Julianne Alvarez have in common?

East's youthful rebuild

Wellington East Girls' College's Tiana Metuarau looks to play a pass against St Mary's College in the College Sport ...

Tiana Metuarau has stepped into a leadership role as Wellington East Girls' College netball rebuild.

WC beat SPT in basketball

Wellington College have shown they can be a force in Wellington high school basketball this year.

It has been quite some time since Wellington College tasted success against St Pat's Town in basketball.

Bishop Viard set to go off in P1

Bishop Viard College's Philip Filipo is tackled by Tawa College defenders on Saturday. Viard won 17-13 to qualify for ...

Bishop Viard are back in premier one rugby after nine years in the wilderness. 

Molloy, Prychodzkho orienteering champions

Stefan Prychodzkho of Paraparaumu College navigates his way to winning 2016 College Sport Wellington Orienteering ...

The Wellington Girls' College and Paraparaumu College students won the senior experienced competitions.

Moore off to junior kayaking worlds

Mana Kayak Racing Club paddler Ethan Moore will represent New Zealand at the junior world championships.

St Bernard's College year 13 Ethan Moore will paddle in a New Zealand singlet in Belarus later this year.

Stream first XV rebuild strongly

St Patrick's College, Silverstream, player Josh Southall takes on the Gisborne Boys' High School defence during his ...

A fresh coaching staff and host of new players means St Pat's Silverstream is stepping into the 

Early success for WC hockey

Wellington College first XI hockey captain Tim Schulpen says his team is confident of success this year.

The Wellington College hockey team is aiming to go one better than last year and win the Wellington 

SPT basketball already firing

Onslow College's Luke Kelman shoots a free-throw against St Pat's Town in his side's loss on Friday.

St Pat's Town have fired an early warning shot to the other teams looking to contest this year's Premier Boys college basketball league.

Wellington underwater hockey players make NZ

Cameron Manuel-Arnold (left) and Henry Griffiths of Wellington College are two of nine Wellington players named in ...

The New Zealand under-18 underwater hockey teams feature nine players from the Wellington region.

Wellington trio in NZSS football team

Scots College's Oliver Whyte (right) has been selected for the New Zealand Secondary Schools boys' under-19 team.

 Fraser Norrington, Oliver Whyte and Jacob Masseurs will play for the New Zealand Secondary Schools boys' under-19 team.

Anderson off to Junior Fed Cup

Onslow College's Junior Fed Cup-bound tennis star Tamara Anderson lines up a backhand in practise.

The young tennis star will take on the world's best in September.

Teenager aces disability games

Representing Team Wellington Libby Leikis, 17, took the Athletics Overall Female trophy at the 2016 Halberg Junior ...

Teenager Libby Leikis dreams of glory at the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics

Turf wars over rugby injuries

Artificial turf is being studied to see whether children's sports injuries in Wellington are greater than on grass fields.

Is artificial turf more or less dangerous than real grass for our kids?

Viviers jumps to national glory

New Zealand Pony Club eventing A1 champion Aiden Viviers, in action with Giselle II at an event in Manawatu last year.

Perfect show jumping a cross-county led Aiden Viviers and Giselle II to glory at the NZPCA Eventing Championships.

Scots beat Lindisfarne 31-3

Scots College centre Tai Neli offloads during his side's win over Lindisfarne College on Tuesday.

Scots College have beaten Lindisfarne College 31-3 to setup a final against Saint Kentigern College.

RC win national junior 3x3 title

The Rongotai College junior basketball team which won the 3x3 national title: (from left) Hemi Marsland-Taylor, Kaea ...

 Rongotai College have continued their strong form in the junior basketball ranks with a national 3x3 title.

Three college students in under-21 squad

Shannon English (left, St Oran's), Lochie Paton (Scots), and Julia Gluyas (Samuel Marsden) have made the capital mens' ...

Three young college students are the latest selections for the Capital Wellington under-21 

St Mary’s success set to continue

The Sacred Heart College volleyball team play Whakatane High School on their way to a ninth place finish at nationals.

St Mary's College is aiming for gold next year after placing fifth at the national secondary schools 

East claim SS softball title

The Wellington East Girls' College softball team who won their third consecutive national secondary schools softball ...

Wellington East have won their third-staight national secondary schools softball title.

SPT duo win more Maadi gold

St Pat's Town rowers Josh Ngaia (left) and Daniel Ward celebrate winning the under-17 double sculls at the Maadi Cup ...

St Patrick's College duo Daniel Ward and Josh Ngaia won gold in the boys under-17 double 

Scots tennis lose by smallest of margins

The Scots College tennis team which narrowly lost the national secondary schools final to Saint Kentigern College.

Losses do not come any narrower than the one Scots College suffered in the national secondary schools teams tennis final.

Flying again in Jetstar Swim Squad

Togged up in their Christmas present wet suits, the Collins siblings - from left Pierce, Lauryn and Harrison - are ...

Two sets of Lower Hutt siblings are making their mark in ocean swimming, earning places in the Jetstar Super Swim Squad.

Edwards pushing for swimming records

Lower Hutt swimmer Chelsey Edwards is aiming to break New Zealand age-group freestyle swimming records.

Chelsey Edwards will take one last shot at the national 14-year-old swimming records in two weeks time. 

SPT look to break softball hoodoo

The St Pat's Town softball team celebrate winning the Wellington regional qualifier for softball nationals.

The St Patrick's Town softball team are aiming to win the national secondary schools softball title next week.

Aotea rower ready for gold

Aotea College rower Anna MacQuarrie won the North Island Secondary Schools under-17 single sculls title at Lake Karapiro.

An Aotea College student aims to be the first rower from her school to win a medal at Maadi

Aotea College rower making waves

Anna Macquarrie is rounding out this rowing season undefeated in her under-17 age grade, following another win at the ...

Anna Macquarrie is rounding out her rowing season on top and undefeated in the under-17 grade.

Sacred Heart off to volleyball nationals

The Sacred Heart senior A volleyball team celebrate with their Wellington regional volleyball gold medals.

A fourth Wellington regional volleyball title in five years has Sacred Heart College primed for nationals.

McKnight smashes 3000m record

Phoebe McKnight, on her way to smashing the girls' intermediate 3000m record, at College Sport Wellington athletics ...

Hutt Valley High School student Phoebe McKnight took 51 seconds off the Wellington girls' intermediate 3000-metre record.

Wellington College eyes elusive finals win

Wellington College first XI captain Jakob Bhula plays a cut shot against Tawa College in Wellington youth premier cricket.

Wellington College will try to win an elusive cricket final when they line up against HIBS in the regional qualifier for nationals on April 4.

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