Whangarei Boys High School

Whangarei Boys High School

Sports Results Wk1 T2



Sports Results for Week 1 Term 2  

SS Team Sailing:  Algies Bay Warkworth 21st – 28th April   A hard 5 days of sailing, especially with not a lot of wind, but the team came 16th out of 32 and achieved Silver Fleet. Individually and as a team they really gave their best efforts. Well done to:

Alabaster, Benjamin
Holroyd, Liam
Hopkins, Robbie
Middlemass, Max
Murphy, Oliver
Smith, Hayden
Smith, Josh
Struijcken, Seabren

 

 Water-skiing: At the National Tournament water-ski finals in the Waikato, during the April school holidays Mitchell Williams achieved Gold in tricks beating his competition by 1000 points.

Mitchell gained a few metres on his jump ability this year achieving over 30 metres in previous competitions.

His score of 28.0 metres was enough to secure  Gold in Junior Boys. He achieved Gold overall. With his consistent increased scores Mitchell was picked for the Junior World Team 2018 in Sesena, Spain. All the best for August  Mitchell.

AFL: Congratulations to Blake Williamson who has been selected for the New Zealand Under-18 team which will tour Melbourne and play two fixtures. Their tour begins next Tuesday when they head to Melbourne for games on Wednesday and Friday.

Hockey: 5th May 1st X1 WBHS 2 vs Springfield 5 Lost

3rd May 2nd X1 WBHS 2   vs Bream Bay 1 Win

Hillary Challenge Final:  Our combined WBHS and WGHS Hillary Challenge team (known as WARTS) head to Tongariro National Park this weekend. The competition runs Monday 7th May till Friday 11th May Our combined team this year comprises:

Campbell Jones, Johnny Wilson, Mika Hill, Heath Mitchell, Renee Topp, Courtney Crum, Mia Gordon and Abbey Venmore

This is the 18th year for the annual outdoor challenge that sees the 12 best school teams compete for five long days in a series of events including orienteering/rogaining, trail running, mountain biking, kayaking/rafting, high ropes and various other team orientated problem-solving challenges. Each team is made up of 4 female and 4 male.

 

Rugby:  1st XV Sat 5th May WBHS 25 vs Birkenhead College 20 WIN

U16 WBHS 15 vs Hora Hora  14 WIN

U14 WBHS vs Otamatea  Won by default

U13 WBHS 5  vs Otamatea  30 LOST

 

NSS Clay Target Shooting:  Sat 3rd March 2018 Our team won the event with a total score of 394. William Hamlin won the Single Rise. Great achievement William.