Ultimate Outdoor Championships

Over 200 players took to the fields of Pulman Park over the weekend to contest the College Sport Auckland Outdoor Ultimate Championships. Ultimate Frisbee (or just ‘Ultimate’) is a fast growing sport in New Zealand schools and combines elements of netball, touch rugby and American football (having been invented in America). Players require speed, stamina, agility and the technical skill of throwing a flying disc. The final of the Girls’ Division saw Epsom Girls Grammar continue their dominance of the sport in Auckland, defeating Rutherford College who were making their... Read More

Rosmini romp to National Basketball title

College Sport Media:  The 50th addition of the National Secondary Schools basketball championship concluded in Palmerston North today with big wins for two powerhouse basketball schools. Rosmini College have won their third National title since 2012, going back to back for the first time. Surprise finalists St Patrick’s College, Wellington were crushed 114-62 in the final. When the score was 84-36 in the third quarter, Joseph Hylton snatched three consecutive offensive rebounds and eventually finished. The hustle by Hylton was a metaphor for Rosmini’s total dominance. Every player on the... Read More