Former student takes on the big guns and wins

Below is an article from the Dominion Post on the achievements of Kurtis Imrie in the season opener for Canoe Kayaking. Kayla his older sister is also mentioned towards the end of the article: It was meant to be a gentle initiation into kayaking’s senior ranks for Mana paddler Kurtis Imrie, until he helped knock […]

Netballers popular dance

Our netballers were popular on facebook during the national tournament with their warm up dance gaining an impressive 753 likes as of this morning (13 October). Click here to go see the video!

Netballers finish 14th at Nationals

Our Netballers did the school proud in their first appearance at the National Secondary Schools Netball Tournament last week in Palmerston North. In pool play Newlands beat St Andrews first up (42-38) before losing to eventual runners up St Margarets (30-42) and St Kentigerns (21-45). This meant we finished 3rd in the pool. In post […]

Celebration of Sport 2014

This years Celebration of Sport takes place next Thursday 23 October. It’s been a great year of sport so we have a lot to celebrate. Tickets have been reduced to $10 for this year and can be bought from the bursar up until Wednesday 15 October. Our guest speaker will be Jodi Brown, Silver Fern, […]

Netballers and Anthony Pettett in the news

Here are some of the College Sport pages from the last few weeks, these cover the results from the winter sports tournaments and the exploits of our netball team in making the Netball Secondary School Nationals – there is a whole article devoted to them on 17 September. Also mentioned on that page is Anthony […]

Winter Tournament Week Information

Next week (1 – 5 September) is Winter Tournament Week. This year we have 5 teams involved. Good luck to all the players and staff involved. To Find out all the information on these events check out the table below: SPORT  WEBSITE   DRAW  Netball – Lower North Island Netball (Hastings)  Click Here  Click Here  U15 […]

Girls Football team downed in regional play off

Our girls football team suffered its first loss of the season in the zonal playoff last Wednesday. The team was playing against Upper Hutt College who had won all of its regular season games scoring 65 goals and conceded just one.  In this game Upper Hutt scored early and then proceeded to be 4-0 up […]

Badminton teams have a tough regional teams finals day

Our Newlands 1 Boys and Newlands 3 Girls teams attended the Regional team finals last Friday having won their respective zones. The boys were not seeded through to the final and so played off against a strong St Bernards side. Despite battling bravely the boys lost 5-2.  The girls were seeded directly to the final […]

Paul Ifill takes 1st XI Training session

Following on from Paul Ifill’s talk with our school footballers, our 1st XI was fortunate to receive a training session from Paul where they received the benefit of his years being coached by some top coaches as they went through a range of drills. The boys clearly enjoyed this opportunity so thanks to Paul for […]