News & Awards

Hamilton Boys High completed the night of hosting the Junior Premier finals with a win to their Junior Boys 76 - 50 over Rotorua Boys. Earlier St Peters School Junior Girls came from behind to snatch the Junior title from Mt. Maunganui College after the...

As the Annual New Zealand Secondary Schools Winter Tournament enters its final days around the country Hamilton's Hillcrest High School Girls Football finished runners-up in the Lotto Premier Girls Championships at Yaldhurst Park in Christchurch in bitterly cold conditions. Up against Baradene College from Auckland,...

For the very first time this year on the 5th September Healthy Active living will be holding national Health and Physical Education Day (HPE Day). This is a celebration of movement and well being across the country. To date there is over 6000 students already...

WSS Ski and Snowboard competition looks like its gonna be a good one this year with the huge amount of snow on the mountains this year, so grab your gear and warm woollies and get involved. Postponed to Friday 30th August, at Turoa Ski Field. For...

Help your community to celebrate the talent and achievements of the amazing sportspeople, emerging athletes, teams and clubs. It’s also time to recognise and acknowledge the hard work of those who support sport – the administrators, coaches, officials and volunteers whose time is spent helping...

14 year-old Sally has exceeded all expectations of a young girl from Whitianga. Her natural talent is clear as she continues to excel without specific training and knowledge around technique.  Sally has explained that she doesn't need expensive equipment and coaching to do well, but...

The new regional wide Waikato Secondary Schools Basketball League is underway. Tuesday night see all Junior teams play including Junior Premiers, Thursday night is Open Senior grades and the Premiers and Premier reserves grades are on Friday evenings.  Over 150  secondary school teams across the...

OPINION: I am an incredibly competitive person. I admit to shedding tears when New Zealand athletes produce world-class finishes.However, here we are halfway through the Rio Olympics and the medal tally is good, but not great. This is not to undermine the dedication and performance...

Mercury South Waikato District Sports AwardsSecondary School Sportsman of the Year -  Christian Vano - Tokoroa High - Basketball Christian is a gifted athlete with a real passion is playing basketball. Even though he is naturally gifted he still works hard on the court. This year...

Help your community to celebrate the talent and achievements of the amazing sportspeople, emerging athletes, teams and clubs. It’s also time to recognise and acknowledge the hard work of those who support sport – the administrators, coaches, officials and volunteers whose time is spent helping...

Congratulations to St Peters School for taking the three prestigious Secondary Awards at the Brian Perry Regional Sports Awards at Claudelands last FridaySecondary School Sportswoman of the Year - Charlisse Leger-Walker - St Peter's School Charlisse is a member of the Tall Ferns Basketball team that won...

Mercury South Waikato District Sports AwardsSecondary School Sportsman of the Year -  Christian Vano - Tokoroa High - Basketball Christian is a gifted athlete with a real passion is playing basketball. Even though he is naturally gifted he still works hard on the court. This year...

Hamilton City District Sports Awards – November 7,  Hamilton Gardens PavilionSecondary School Awards Finalist and Winners Secondary School Sportswoman of the Year – FinalistsAmiee Ferguson Rototuna High School Athletics Kayla Goodwin Sacred Heart College Athletics Georgina McCarthy Waikato Diocesan School for Girl Swimming Holly Mills...