Category: Sports

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!

Sports Assembly

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

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

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 »

Sports Round Up – 4-10 August

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 »

Sports Round Up – 28 July-3 August

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 »

Sports Round Up – 7-27 July

Term 3 is a busy term for sport, with winter sports winding up and the Wellington championship finals and National Tournaments to be completed, before we start preparing for summer sport. Over the holidays, a number of our sportsmen achieved success as individuals or as part of representative teams. Two students competed at the NZ… Read more »