Category: Sports

Sports Update – 5 July

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It has been a strong end of term for many of our teams. To keep up-to-date with how our teams are going or to share your team’s results go to the RC Sport Facebook page. In Badminton, the seniors recorded another 6-0 win, this time over HIBS to move up to 2nd equal on the… Read more »

Sports Update – 14 June

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In sport the Basketball Seniors returned from the Queen’s Birthday break with an exciting double overtime 106-99 win over St Pats Town which sees them sitting top equal on the table after 2 rounds of the Pohlen Cup.  This resulted in them winning the Edward Monohan Memorial Cup for the first time since 1999! The… Read more »

Sports Update – 15 March

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Congratulations to our Rongotai Sailing team who competed against the top schools in New Zealand over the weekend and placed 4th in in the National Secondary Schools sailing regatta in Auckland. The team consisting of Wilbur Stanley, Albert Stanley, Harvey Linton and Hugo Nevin-Matterson, were just pipped for 3rd place by Kings College on the… Read more »

McEvedy Shield

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Rongotai College hosted the 97th Annual McEvedy Shield athletics competition on Tuesday 5 March, at Newtown Park.  The overall result for Rongotai was an improvement on 2018 and our students performed to the best of their abilities, giving it their all on the day. Thanks must go to the coaches and managers from our staff… Read more »

Sports Update – 15 February 2019

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With summer sport getting underway, there has been a lot of sports action in the past week. Last Friday night, senior volleyball kicked off their season with a good 3-2 win over Taita College and a 3-0 win over Mana College at home. On Saturday, the 1st XI cricket side had a tight game against… Read more »

Sports Update – 8 February 2019

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Congratulations to all the boys who participated at the Rongotai College Athletics Day on Monday. The boys who have made it through to the finals next Tuesday are listed outside the PE office and on the Sports noticeboard. Please meet directly at the track on the morning. Athletics training for all boys wanting to get… Read more »

3×3 Junior Basketball

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Congratulations to our junior 3×3 basketball team who won the College Sport Wellington tournament in early Term 4.   Well done boys!

Sports Assembly

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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 »

Sports Round Up – 18-24 August

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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 »

Sports Round Up – 11-17 August

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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 »