Sports News 29th March.
Satellite Volleyball Tournament
Last week during Summer Tournament week we had our two senior girls’ volleyball teams compete at the Satellite Volleyball Tournament at Cowles Stadium. The teams had some great close games over the 3 days with the Senior A team taking out the Silver Medal in the final.
Great effort from both teams after having a full on few months of tournaments.
South Islands Secondary Schools’ Athletics Championships
Last weekend a group of 13 students represented Papanui High School at the SISS Athletics Championships in Timaru.
1st U19 Pole Vault, 2nd U19 Shot Put, 2nd U19 Javelin, 5th U19 110m Hurdles ( PB time)
Thomas Logopati: 2nd 3000m Open Race Walk
Frances Stevenson: 4th U15 High Jump, 6th U15 80m Hurdles, 9th U15 Long Jump
Thomas Clarke: 9th U15 1500m ( PB time)
Kala Burgess: 2nd U16 Pole Vault
Liam Pasfield ( Junior Para Athlete): 5th 100m, 2nd 200m, 1st Long Jump, 2nd Shot Put
Reuben Anguisaca-Bland ( Junior Para Athlete): 6th 100m, 3rd 200m, 2nd Long Jump, 2nd Discus
Sean Geoghegan ( Junior Para Athlete), 7th 100m, 4th 200m, 5th 400m, 7th Shot Put
Josh Jones ( Junior Para Athlete): 8th 100m, 4th 400m, 4th Shot Put, 3rd Discus
Jacob Lowson (Senior Para Athlete): 2nd 100m, 2nd 200m, 3rd 400m, 2nd Long Jump
Finn Walker (Senior Para Athlete): 3rd 100m, 3rd 200m, 2nd 400m, 3rd Shot Put
Michael Davies (Senior Para Athlete): 4th 200m, 2nd Discus, 5th Shot Put
Carl Te Tone Huia ( Senior Para Athlete): 4th 100m, 5th 400m, 1st Dicsus, 4th Shot Put