College Sport

Wellington schools losing patience

St Pat's Town student Liberato Cacace, left, playing for the Wellington Phoenix under-20s in last season's national league.

The Football Development Project speaks to Wellington's biggest football schools about their frustrations in not getting access to players.

Power poles and pep talks

Tia Brown is chased by an Otaki defender.

Dominant women's Kapiti College rugby team scored 400 points in eight games.

Hornal farewells CSW

John Hornal has finished as College Sport Wellington executive director after 28 years.

John Hornal has said goodbye to the job he poured his heart and soul into for 28 years.

Hapkido makes for a busy life

Upper Hutt Hapkido's Dominic Chan is announced winner of the heavyweight division Middle School Boys free-sparring ...

Upper Hutt Hapkido's Dominic Chan has earned a youth gold in free-sparring at recent World Champs in Korea.

Nelson College win Quadrangular Tournament video

Nelson College fullback Leicester Faingaanuku launches another attack.

Nelson College too strong for Christ's in Quadrangular Tournament final.

From Raumati to New Hampshire, via Cairo

Isaac Letoa, right, takes up a full academic scholarship with Ivy League Dartmouth College and will take the court for ...

It's a long way from Raumati Beach School for Isaac Letoa. 

Scots keep pace with Stream

Scots College's Isaiah Peachey takes on the Rongotai College on Saturday.

Three big wins in a row for Scots College have kept things tight at the top of the WelTec Premiership.

Nelson too strong for Wellington gallery video

Winger Ben Hazlett scores Nelson Boys College's opening try against Wellington College.

Nelson College chasing 26th Quadrangular title in Wednesday's final.

St Oran's pair get the call

Indoor netballers Sarah Calvert and Emily Potts are off to South Africa. The St Oran's College pair have been been ...

Indoor netballers Sarah Calvert and Emily Potts are off to South Africa. The St Oran's pair have been been selected in the New Zealand 16-and-under side for the Junior World Series in Johannesburg.

Capital's youth games competitors

Sixteen-year-old Imogen Skelton will be the only New Zealander competing in the high jump event.

Wellington athletes Chelsey Edwards, Lewis Clareburt and Imogen Skelton are all set for the Commonwealth Youth Games next month

Council u-turn on turf fees

Wellington City Council has voted not to go ahead with a fee increase for its synthetic sports fields, such as Island ...

Good news for sports clubs as Wellington City Council puts a freeze on fees for synthetic fields.

Becroft wins titles in New Caledonia

Wellington College tennis player Isaac Becroft stands with his trophies for his wins at the BNP Paribas Junior ITF ...

Wellington College tennis star pairs with Scots College's Finley Hall to win a doubles tournament, while beating his team-mate in the singles.

WGC hockey make promising start

Wellington Girls' College coach Riley Jennings (centre) speaks to his team during the current hockey season at the ...

Wellington Girls' College are two-from-two in the P1 hockey season proper.

Ready to play after $3.2m upgrade

Former Black Sticks Laurie Gallen (left) and Kyle Pontifex battle for the ball in a exhibition match during the opening ...

Expanded facilities at Berhampore tipped to give hockey a massive boost in Wellington.

Safe guns can be fun video

Jacob Backhouse and Devlin Laing say they love getting out to the target range and look forward to inter-school competitions.

Wairarapa College students say they benefit from getting out on the gun range.

Stream stamp mark on premiership

St Patrick's College, Silverstream's Neyla Masima (headgear, getting lifted up) is congratulated by team-mates (L-R) ...

St Pat's Silverstream's big win over Wellington College may be a sign of things to come.

Brooky keen on Ko invite

Lynnette Brooky tees off at the Women's Golf Masters in Evian, France, in  2005.  The 49 year-old recently accepted an ...

Lynnette Brooky to take on Lydia Ko.

HIBS chase three-peat

Hutt International Boys' School's Ben Waine makes a run against Hutt Valley High School during a game on June 3.

Two-time defending champions get their 2017 Wellington premier football campaign off to a winning start.

Rugby heroes make students' day

St Mary's College students, rugby stars and sisters Dhys Faleafaga, 16 and Lyric Faleafaga, 17, with Hurricanes star ...

Women's rugby is taking off at a Wellington school, so on Thursday some bona fide stars dropped by.

Budapest beckons for Wellington teen video

After winning two bronze medals in his first year of senior international competition in Puerto Rico, Anton Down-Jenkins ...

 Anton Down-Jenkins still can't believe he's off the world championships, seven years after taking up diving aged 10.

SPT b'ball staying grounded

St Patrick's College, Wellington coach Brendon Polyblank talks to his team during the 2017 premier basketball season.

Defending premier basketball champions know things won't be easy this season.

St Mary's netballers court success

St Mary's College wing attack Maddie Feaunati looks for a pass during the final of the College Sport Wellington netball ...

Another premier netball tournament title for St Mary's was driven by their highly-successful year 12s.

Young weightlifter raises the bar

Piper Gwyn, 16, recently returned home from the Youth World Weightlifting Championships in Bangkok.

Piper Gwyn broke a New Zealand record when competing at the youth world championships.

Havelock North students representing NZ

Havelock North High School high achieving athletes Georgia Hulls (sprinting, on the left) and Jenna Tidswell ...

Two Havelock North girls are making great strides in their respective sports

Teen fills big boots

Aotea College second XV player James Powell, 16, who will be able to take the field against St Pat's Silverstream 3rds ...

James Powell can now play rugby for his college after the donation of size 16 boots.

Naholo Jr runs like Waisake

Kini Naholo playing for the Hastings Boys' High School first XV against Wellington College in April.

The younger brother of All Blacks winger Waisake Naholo scores six tries in college game.

Students warned of supplement dangers

Young athletes need to be wary of what they put in their body as many supplements and prescription drugs contained ...

Workshop delivered to more than 250 promising female athletes in Wellington an eye-opener for some.

Teenage swimmer off to the Bahamas

Chelsey Edwards, Bahamas bound.

Swimmer Chelsey Edwards is one of three Wellingtonians in the New Zealand Commonwealth Youth Games team,

Wellington College aim to build

Wellington College rugby player Josh Morgan Ranui tries to evade a Hastings Boys' High School tackler on April 29.

A young first XV will take the field for the college as they celebrate 150 years of existence.

Bright future for capital footballer

Natalie rounding the defender and goalkeeper to tap home during the Wellington United Sapphires v Tawa, premier league match.

Juggling school and four football teams is all in a day's work for young athlete Natalie Olson.

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