Category: Sports

Sports Updates – 30 August

We are now in the final week of college sport for the winter codes. It’s great to see three Rongotai teams in the football finals this week. Reviewing the last week of sport, in Badminton, the seniors finished third in the Wellington Senior competition narrowly missing out on the final.  Next week the Senior A… Read more »

Sports Update – 9 August

We had a good start to the sports week last night, with Junior Badminton. A number of our juniors came down and played in the round robin phase of the Junior Badminton Cup. Up-to-date information is posted on the sports notice board weekly on the programme. The Seniors had a bye last week and tonight… Read more »

Sports Update – 2 August

It has been a great few of weeks for our sports teams and perhaps none more so than this week! In Badminton, the Senior A team had a tough 4-2 loss to Wellington College last week and has a bye this week. They currently sit 3rd on the table. The Junior Badminton Cup begins next… Read more »

Sports Update – 5 July

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

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

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

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

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

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

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