Indoor Bowls Success

Last Thursday our Indoor Bowls pairing of Keira Arnold and Sharanya Panda (Y12) played in the Regional Indoor Bowls Champs. The pair were a bit rusty having not had any indoor practice but they translated their Lawn Bowls skills seamlessly to end up making the final where they eventually lost to Tawa College. We are […]

Matthew Nel – Indoor Cricket rep recognition

Congratulations to Matt Nel (Y13) who has been selected to represent Wellington in the Indoor Cricket Senior Provincials (21 and under).  It will be held from the 29th to 31st July in Christchurch. We look forward to hearing how he goes.

Netball Umpiring success

Claudia Hatfield who plays netball but also supports Newlands College as a netball coach and umpire has just received her Centre Umpiring Badge. This enables Claudia to get valuable experience as an umpire at tournaments. Congratulations Claudia. Well done on all the mahi!!!

Newlands Swimmers going Swimmingly!

SWIMMING A number of Newlands College students competed in the recent CSW Regional Individual Swim Championships held at Huia Pool and last weekend at the North Island Secondary School Swim Championships held at Wellington Regional Aquatic Centre. Hannah Campbell – CSW Individual Swim Championship – Girls 14 & Under –  Runner Up – 100m Butterfly […]

Success at Regional Athletics

At the College Sport Regional Athletic Championships at Newtown Park there were a couple of standout performances from our students: Simon Donovan 3rd in AWD Boys 200M 1st in AWD Boys 100M Tiffany Natta 1st in AWD Girls Shot Put 1st in AWD 100M Top efforts against all comers

Orienteering Sprint Series Success

Our Orienteering crew under the tutelage of Mr Riddle have been involved in a Wednesday night College Sport Wellington Sprint Series over the last few weeks on a Wednesday. Everyone had a really good experience with the following students placing in the top 3: Alex Mabey – 1st Junior Boys Hannah Stark – 2nd Senior […]

Amazing Cricket Partnership!

On Saturday our 1st XI played their last league game of the season against St Pats Town 2nd XI. St Pats would probably have been pretty satisfied with their total of 318 from 50 overs. Unfortunately for St Pats Town they then came up against opening batters – Matthew Nel and Raash Mukherjee who decided […]

Western Zone Athletics 2021

This years delayed Western Zone Athletics finally took place last Tuesday (16 March). Newlands sent 14 students already involved in club athletics or regular training. Stand out performances on the day which have led to qualification for the Regional champs on March 30 were: Holly Robins (Y9) – 1st 70m hurdles, 3rd – High Jump […]

AWD Teeball Success

Congrats to our AWD Teeball team that came runners up to Taita in the CSW Teeball Champs held out in Fraser Park last week.