Sporting highlights and achievements in Skiing, Tennis, the East Coast North Island Road Race, Athletics and the Hawke’s Bay Secondary School Sports Awards.
Congratulations to the Woodford House Ski Team who enjoyed an extremely successful few days on the slopes at the North Island Secondary School Ski Champs and Hawke’s Bay Ski Champs. Results below:
North Island Secondary School Ski Champs – 16 and 17 September
Woodford A team placed an outstanding 16th out of 120 teams which is our highest place ever.
Tommy Lamb 4th Senior Girls
Clementine Coates 4th
Emma Ritchie 7th
Sophie Lowry 11th
Tommy Lamb 2nd
Molly Goodisson 4th
Hawke’s Bay Secondary School Ski Champs – 18 and 19 September
Emma Ritchie 3rd
Georgia Russell 5th
Tommy Lamb 6th
The Woodford House Ski Team placed 6th overall
We had some great results at the Tennis Eastern 2017 Primary and Intermediate Schools Tournament on 18 October.
Girls winner: Alex Cave
Girls winner: Tamzin Buck
Girls runner up: India MacIntyre
Intermediate school team
1st place Woodford House
Well done to sisters Samantha and Alex Cave who have both been selected for their respective Tennis Waikato-Bays age group teams. Both girls will be competing at the National Tennis Teams Event in January 2018.
East Coast North Island Road Race – 18 October, Frimley Park
It was another successful day for our road race team at the East Coast North Island Road Championships held at Frimley Park.
Ginny Gibbs – 1st Senior Girls
Tessa Burns – 4th Junior Girls
Alia Wentz – 6th Junior Girls
Harriet Park – 6th Year 9 Girls
Hawke’s Bay Secondary School Sports Awards
Congratulations to Ruby Hansen and Tessa Burns named as finalists for the HBSS Sports Awards and to Georgia Trent who was awarded the NZ Couriers Student Contribution to Sport Award.
Athletics Reading Lydiard Shield – 26 October, Hawke’s Bay Sports Park
It was a great start to the athletics season with a strong performance from our athletics team at the Reading Lydiard Shield meet at the Hawke’s Bay Sports Park.
Ginny Gibbs – 2nd Senior Girls 800m
Teani Feleu – 1st Junior Girls Long Jump, 1st Junior Girls Shot Put
Alia Wentz – 2nd Junior Girls 3000m
Tessa Burns – 3rd Junior Girls 3000m
Harriet Park – 5th Junior Girls 100m, 4th Junior Girls 200m