Category Archives: Sport

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Your Sport

It has been a fantastic year of sport with 369 students playing sport across 24 codes. This represents 54% of students engaged in sport at the school, supported by 65 volunteers. In 2010 it was 38% participation with 43 volunteers … Continue reading

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Athletics

Diana Oloapu was superb at the HV Athletics meet held at Newtown Park in term 1. She won the Shot Put throwing 13.15 metres (Record: 13.9m) and smashed the long standing record of 20years, for the Discus throwing a whopping … Continue reading

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Badminton

Badminton this year was a great success for Naenae College. There were many highlights and not many challenges. One of the biggest highlights was the growth of the sport within the school. There were 16 teams, with at least 4 … Continue reading

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Basketball

Senior Boys basketball What a pleasure to coach those boys. It was brought home to me in the final when we got a bit close and the Well Coll team showed a bit of bad temper, whilst Naenae concentrated on … Continue reading

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Cricket

Junior 11 It was with much excitement that we started the 2013 season on the 2nd February at home against Wellington College. The team was much the same as 2012, with the welcome addition of Ben Cusin and Conor McCarthy. … Continue reading

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Football

Boots and trainers given out to our footy boys This included football boots and some trainers. It was a big thrill for the boys to meet the star strikers, and after their boots were autographed, they agreed to a “kick around” … Continue reading

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Junior Futsal 2013

Term 1, people had just come back from holiday. The first sports cycle of the year had begun. People wanted to play futsal for Naenae College. There was a high demand for futsal, everyone wanted to join. But only a … Continue reading

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Boys 2nd XI Hockey

Hockey – Fun – That was what the scope for the team was this year. We started with Charlotte Goodall coaching us and completed the rest of the season with Willie coaching and also Tania when Willie got caught in … Continue reading

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Hockey 1st XI

Girls 1st XI It was a phenomenal game for the Hockey Girls team this season. We didn’t win but we gave it our all and we had fun! Newbies (all 7, Noella, Rachael, Lani, Linda, Severa, Kayla and Claire) and Intermediate … Continue reading

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Ki o Rahi

Two teams represented the school at the annual KOR tournament held at Mana College on the 30th of October. The mixed team captained by Troy Broad and Shane Tuariki, played Taita College in the semi-finals, just going down 8-13. They … Continue reading