Congratulations to our junior 3×3 basketball team who won the College Sport Wellington tournament in early Term 4. Well done boys!
A great year of sport was celebrated at the College Sport Wellington SPOTY awards ceremony on 4 November. Congratulations to Ezrah Vaigafa (Basketball) and Tim McKibbin (Floorball) for being named as Sportsmen of the Year in their respective sports. Congratulations are also due to Henry Hollis (Badminton), Shannon Lucas (Futsal), Sam Marsters (Golf), Sajan Patel… Read more »
We celebrated the success of students in a range of activities at our annual Sports Assembly on Friday 26 October. The following students were presented Honours awards at the assembly: Henry Hollis Badminton Finn McClure Basketball Ben Robertson Basketball Jaylin To’o Basketball Ezrah Vaigafa Basketball Sam Mycock Cricket Robbie Spooner Croquet Bruno Ferguson … Read more »
Congratulations to Jamal Fiso who has been named as the Rongotai electorate representative for the Youth Parliament for 2019. The six-month Youth Parliament programme provides an opportunity for young New Zealanders to discuss what is important to them as Youth MPs, and to actively work on topics and issues they are passionate about. Jamal will… Read more »
We celebrated the success of students in a range of activities at our annual Performing Arts and Cultural Assembly on Friday 19 October. The following students were presented Honours awards at the assembly: Dominic Coffin Music Tyrone Daniel Music Hamish Goodhue Music Ethan Makisi Music Thomas J Moore Music Lufi Lene-Isara Polynesian Club Luke Purves … Read more »
Rongotai College Art students have been involved in the new sea-themed murals on the entrances to the subway below the airport runway were blessed and celebrated recently. Students worked with Sheyne Tuffery, artist and Paul Tobin from Weta Workshop on the murals.
In basketball news, the Senior A side won their match against St Pat’s Town 92-84 last Friday night to finish the regular season in 1st place in the Wellington Premiership. They have their semi-final against 4th place Wellington College at the ASB Centre at 5pm tonight. The Senior B Side has also qualified for the… Read more »
The major sports story of the last week was our 1st XI Hockey result. Last Friday, Rongotai College continued to turn heads in Wellington Hockey circles after beating Paraparaumu College 4-2 away from home to book an automatic spot in the Wellington premier final, to be played next Friday 24 August. This is a really… Read more »
Last weekend, several of our senior teams played Wellington College in a number of fixtures. On Friday night the Senior A basketball side won their College Sport Wellington Top 4 match convincingly 94-71, and remain in equal 1st on points with St Pat’s, Town. On Saturday, both the 1stXI football and 1stXI rugby sides lost… Read more »
The last week was another busy and successful week for our sports teams, and this weekend there are some big match-ups against Wellington College in senior basketball, football and rugby. Last Friday night, the senior A basketball side beat Scots 94-76 in the last round robin match before post season. With that win, Rongotai finished… Read more »