Well done to our Year 5-8 A teams at the South Zone Winter Tournament at South Hagley Park. We had five teams who won their sports today – out of eight sports in total – a super effort:
Year 7/8: Rugby, Hockey and Football were winners – all teams undefeated!
Year 5/6: Rugby and Hockey were winners – both undefeated also!
Thanks to the parents who helped out with teams and also to the parents who came along to support us!
All of theses teams have qualified for the Primary Sports Canterbury Winter Tournament on Thursday 23 August, 11am-3.00pm at South Hagley Park.
Well done to Willow Cook who took 3rd place in the latest round on the Climbing Nationals series in Auckland over the weekend. Great work from her sister, Isla, who took 7th in her grade too!
On Monday we have the Year 5-8 South Zone Tournament at South Hagley. For the draws and info., please click here: DRAWS
Team are here: South Zone Teams
On Monday 30 July we have the Year 5-8 South Zone Winter Sports tournament at South Hagley Park. Our A teams will be attending this event from 9am-12.30pm.
For a list of teams, please click here: South Zone Teams
For a copy of rules and draws and venues, please click here: Winter Tournament Programme 2018
Our Aims Games Hockey team had a great training session today at the Sydenham Turf. The team will be playing against 55 other teams at the Aims Games Hockey tournament in two months time in Tauranga. They will be the only team from the South Island playing in the Six -a-side mixed competition. For a list of the 56 teams entered, please click here: Hockey-6-Aside-Registrations-Anchor-AIMS-Games
Our training today was led by Callum McGregor, the Southern United Year 7/8 Div. 1 Coach and assistant Hatch Cup Coach and Premier Grade Hockey player. Mr Norton, Mrs Phanpho and Mr Fairhall also had input.
We finished up with a game where the Year 7/8 team snatched a last second goal victory to beat the Aims Allstars Supporters Team 3-2 – we will have revenge next Wednesday 2.00-3.30pm!
Hillview Christian School Aims Games Year 7/8 Team: 3 : Matthew Fairhall (C), Josiah Beale, Caleb Davel, Joel Weir, Joel Blalely-Clark (Goalie), Grace Norton, Kavanah Lene, Meg Regnault, Eva Bader and Willow Cook (all play for the Southern United Hockey Club except Caleb who plays for Marist)
Allstars Supporters: 2: Callum McGregor, Paul Norton, Stacey Lene, Fiona Phanpho, Amelia Bader (Goalie), Craig Fairhall and Cameron Fairhall
Max Blockley and Noah Davis were running, mountain biking and kayaking at Corsair Bay yesterday (and then went for a swim!) in preparation for the Aims Game Multi Sport event in two months time at McLaren Falls in Tauranga.
On the first weekend of the holidays we had some success in two South Island events.
Cycling: In Timaru, Elliott Perrett had a successful time on the roads – claiming two Bronze medals in the South Island Schools Cycling Road Championships. On the Saturday he was third fastest in the time trial and followed this up with a third in the scratch road race the next day.
Time Trial Results here: SISS Cycle Champs Time Trial
Road Race Results here: SISS Road Race Results
Cross Country: Also on Saturday, Silas Jones won the Grade 10 Boys South Island Cross Country Championships and Sam Meecham took the Silver in the Grade 14 race. Matthew Fairhall and Zachary Landers were 4th in their age groups with Rennah Meecham and Max Blockley taking 7th in their age groups.
SI XC Results here: SI XC 2018