Tag Archives: Basketball

Celebration of Sport 2017

Four years of celebrating a Year Group that has gained considerable sporting success (2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016), the fifth and final Celebration of Sport for the Year 13s took place last week. Congratulations to all those that were acknowledged. … Continue reading

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Celebration of Sport 2016

The Celebration of Sport was very well attended – a full house where achievement in sport was acknowledged. Y12 students were frequently on stage, receiving Merit, Distinction and Trophies for various accomplishments in a range of codes. Y12 students took … Continue reading

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Celebration of Sport 2015

Congratulations to all the Year 11s who gained recognition last week at the Celebration of Sport. It proved to be another successful evening on the back of another brilliant year of sport for Newlands College. The trophy winners include: Kyran Van … Continue reading

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USA Basketball Tour

With five other Newlands College students, and a calculus teacher that could’ve also appeared to be a student, I set off to another place, another part of the earth, known as Wellington Airport. We flew to Auckland where we waited … Continue reading

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Multisport – Inter-Form Class Competition

This year, multisport was part of the Junior Inter-Form Class competition. We were able to organise the Y9 and Y10 competition. Both competitions were a huge success finishing on time and everyone having fun. The sports that we came up … Continue reading

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Junior Triangular – Result and Photos

The Junior Triangular was a fantastic day out for the winter sport codes. Many individual and team successes were experienced. Unfortunately Newlands ended up in 2nd place to a strong performance from Tawa College. Below are a few pictures from … Continue reading

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Upcoming: McDonald’s Junior Triangular Sports Exchange

On Friday, over 100 Newlands College students will compete in the Junior Triangular tournement against foes Tawa College and Onslow College. Cross country, badminton, basketball, netball, rugby, and football will all be played bringing together all the sporting stars of … Continue reading

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Remembering Junior Triangular

Last week some of our Year Nine’s arrived back from tournament week, where a number of our sports teams got to compete on the national stage. There was some success that we might hear about in future blog posts. On … Continue reading

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Junior Triangular Results

The Junior Triangular was a great success. Fine weather for the first time in years meant all sports could go ahead. Newlands College pulled off a narrow podium finish in third place. Only a shade behind the eventual winners Onslow … Continue reading

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Junior Triangular

On Thursday, over 100 Newlands College students will compete in the Junior Triangular tournement against foes Tawa College and Onslow College. Cross country, badminton, basketball, netball, rugby, and football will all be played bringing together all the sporting stars of … Continue reading

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