Fraser McLaren wins silver at Junior Softball World Champs

Fraser McLaren has won silver at the Junior Mens World Softball Champsionship in Canada on Sunday. The Junior Black Sox team lost to Argentina in the final 9-0 having earlier beaten them 3-1 in the play off to gain a bye to the Grand Final. Earlier in pool play Argentina were the only side to […]

Dutch Pro Footballer helps Girls team

The girls football team is very fortunate to have the coaching services of Marianne van Brummelen who is a Dutch professional footballer currently in New Zealand playing for Wellington United.  Marianne will be working with the team over a 12 week period as they prepare for the upcoming Grant Jarvis Tournament in Wellington. Marianne is the […]

College Sport pages for July 9 and 16

The College Sport Page in the Dominion Post for July 9 and 16 can be found below. The July 9 page mentions Dalen, Natasha and Tearii Pilitati who were part of the Wellington U17 Basketball team that finished 13th at the recent National Champs whilst the page from this week mentions the inclusion of Anthony […]

Ex-students off to the Commonwealth Games

Newlands College will be represented by 2 ex-students at the upcoming Commonwealth Games. Phil Burrows will attend his 4th games with the Mens Black Sticks and will be looking to add a Gold to his collection of Bronze and Silver. Meanwhile Jodi Brown will suprisingly be attending her first games as part of the Silver […]

Ex-student makes U20 Football Ferns World Cup Squad

Corina Brown (class of 2012) has been named in the U20 Football Ferns World Cup squad for the tournament in Canada next month. Corina also attended the tournament in 2012. Congratulations to Corina! Click here for the media release from NZ Football about the squad.

Anthony Pettett makes Hurricanes U18 Squad

Congratulations to Anthony Pettett who was named in the Hurricanes U18 Rugby squad following the training camp in Feilding. On Monday 14 July they played a one-off game against a Wellington U19 trial team. This is what Wellington Rugby had to say about the squad: The U18 team is based on a long tradition, and […]

Basketball Trip fundraiser – 4 July

Friday is American Independence Day and the boys basketball team are cleverly holding a fundraiser at their home game against Tawa to raise funds for next years trip to America. Tip off is at 6pm and there is Koha entry. Food and Drinks will be sold in the Foyer. Click here to see a poster […]