News & Awards

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...

A very large team of just over 200 athletes will take advantage of competing in the local region at Tauranga Domain this weekend representing the WaiBop Secondary Schools Athletics on Saturday and Sunday. the team is listed hereWaiBop Secondary Schools AA NISS team...

Waikato Touch Association we wish to inform schools due to the recent changes made by Secondary School Sport NZ and New Zealand Touch Association  [see link]  the scheduled Waikato Secondary School Touch Regional qualifier to be held on the 10 March has been cancelled.Unfortunately, we...

Athletics and Swimming sports have been the focus of most schools this month. This Friday sees the commencement of the various district [zone] Swimming and Athletics interschool events with King Country SS Swimming  Championships being staged at Taumarunui High School in the far south or our...

Due to health and safety concerns at Lake Ngaroto, the lake levels for cyanobacteria are five times higher than what is acceptable for recreational contact and use. Not wanting to place a risk on the participants and event volunteers or increase the load on the lake...

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...

Sport Waikato District Sports Awards.Tickets and ceremony details are available for each at the linksAwards Ceremony dates are: Wednesday 7 November 2018  Hamilton City Sports Awards supported by Hamilton City Council Tuesday 13 November 2018  Ingham Matamata-Piako District Sports Awards Wednesday 14 November 2018 Otorohanga District Sports Awards Thursday 15 November 2018  Mercury South Waikato District Sports Awards Monday...

    SCHICK NATIONAL SCHOOLS BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPSSt Peters School Cambridge claimed their third "AA" Secondary Schools Basketball Girls Championship in four years after defeating Hutt Valley High in the final on Saturday. The team was lead by Charlisse Leger-Walker who was later named Tournament MVP for Girls....

The NZ Secondary School Squash Championships were held in Palmerston North from 3-5th August 2018. Two students from the Waikato have been selected for the Boys Teams who are travelling to Sydney Australia in August to compete in the Trans Tasman Championships.NZSS Junior Boys TeamJunior...

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...

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...