Sports News 31st August
Thomson Trophy Div 2 Winners
Congratulations to the Senior Boys’ Basketball team, winning the Division 2 Thomson Trophy Competition vs Ashburton on Tuesday. It was a game of two halves, with Papanui making a comeback to take the game 89-80. It was great to see so many spectators supporting the team, and enjoying the great atmosphere. Well done to all players and management involved. We look forward to hearing how you go at Tournament next week in Invercargill.
Canterbury Metro Rugby Teams
Congratulations to the following students who made Canterbury Metro Teams as follows:
Peter Loto – U16 Development Squad
Caleb MacPherson – U16 Development Squad
Chris Tagiilima - U14 Black
Lucas Jones - U14 Red
James Withington - U14 Red
Jesse McClimont - U13 South
Winter Tournament Week
Good Luck to all teams travelling away to Tournament, we look forward to hearing how you go.
Junior Boys’ Basketball: 31st August – 5th September, Nelson
Junior Girls’ Basketball: 31st August – 5th September, Timaru
Boys’ Football: 2nd – 7th September, Invercargill
Girls’ Football: 2nd – 7th September, Blenheim
Rugby: 2nd – 6th September, Queenstown
Boys’ Hockey: 3rd – 8th September, Greymouth
Girls’ Hockey: 2nd – 8th September, Gore
Netball: 2nd – 7th September, Dunedin
Senior Boys’ Basketball: 4th – 9th September, Invercargill
Senior Girls’ Basketball: 5th – 9th September, Ashburton
Have you competed in a Sports Competition lately? Send your story and results (with pictures if possible) to Kirsten in the Sports Office – firstname.lastname@example.org
This is a great way to showcase what our students are doing outside of school in sport with our community.
Congratulations to the following teams:
Girls’ 1st XI – beat Rangiora 4-1 to win the Premier Pool B Final.
Senior Boys’ 7 aside – beat Linwood 7-0 to win the Senior 7 aside Football Competition
Junior Boys’ 7 aside – placed 2nd in the Junior 7 aside Football Competition
Senior A – placed in the top 4 of the U19 Division in the Saturday Christchurch Netball Competition.
Senior C – placed in the top 4 of the U17 Division in the Saturday Christchurch Netball Competition.
Important Dates/ Notices
- Sport Trophies are to be returned to the library or sports office by the end of August please.
- Winter Sport Uniforms can start being handed in if not required for tournament.
- Make sure you follow our Papanui High School – Sport Facebook Page and Download the School App to receive all sports notices
- School Sport Canterbury also have an app to access the weekly draw for your chosen sport – see below to download.