Ex-student Kane Le’aupepe was the subject of a recent Dom Post article on his journey to the Hurricanes. Subsequently it was announced that he has signed with the Hurricanes until 2021. Congratulations Kane
The College was thrilled to hear that our former student Teri Anderson has become an NZ Indoor Bowls Representative and is currently playing in the Trans-Tasman Indoor Bowls Test. Congratulations Teri. Check out the story on stuff
On Tuesday over 110 students were involved in the 16th running of the McDonalds Junior Triangular between Onslow, Tawa and Newlands. Last year it took 3 attempts for the weather to allow the event to take place but on Tuesday there were perfect conditions. Newlands is the smallest of the 3 Colleges (Newlands at 1000, […]
Newlands fielded a team of 4 for the North Island Secondary Schools Championship swimming competition. Ethan Cheng was our male swimmer and competed in 3 events. He finished first in his class winning a towel. He swum 200 freestyle which he had not before and 2 other events where he achieved personal best times over […]
Congratulations to Jaime Howden (Y11) who came first in the 46kg division at the NZ Secondary School Wresting Champs held in Hawera.
This term we were fortunate to have 4 teams playing junior volleyball including 2 Junior Boys teams for the first time in a number of years. The Girls teams played in the Northern Division 2 and Wellington Division 2. Both teams played a round robin competition and both finished runners up. Our Boys teams played […]
Congratulations to David Braitmaier (Y11) who recently won the Regional Athletics Intermediate Boys Hurdles. Based on his performances he has been selected to represent Wellington at this weekends North Island Athletics Championship in Tauranga. Good luck David!
Congratulations to our Senior Girls 2 Volleyball team who won the Wellington Division 2 league. The team finished on equal points with Wellington Girls 5 but won the grade having beaten Wellington Girls 5 in the league game. In the other grades our Senior A girls came third whilst our Senior Boys narrowly missed out […]
Congratulations to our Boys 1st XI cricket team who overcame Rongotai College in the Premier 2 final last weekend. Rongotai went into bat and after a couple of early wickets had a 106 run partnership which saw them at 157 – 2. Newlands then managed to restrict them to 217. In Newlands innings there was […]
Kane Le’aupepe (2010) was drafted into the Hurricanes Rugby squad as an injury replacement in the last couple of weeks and made his debut off the bench in the loss to the Crusaders last Friday. This was his first Super Rugby appearance having made his international debut for Samoa last year. He has now been […]