Bay of Plenty Cross Country
We sent a small team of runners to the Bay of Plenty Champs in Opotiki. All of our runners finished in the top 20 in their respective age groups.
Emma Rogers 5th - year 4 girls
Holly Fausett 17th - year 4 girls
Renee Carey 2nd - year 5 girls
Hugo McCarroll 12th - year 6 boys
Anna Tustin 16th - year 6 girls
A special mentions must go to Renee for placing 2nd in the whole of the Bay of Plenty.
Miniball World Cup
St Mary’s sent 2 teams of year 5/6 children along to the Miniball World cup. A fantastic day of basketball was had by all. With over 400 children taking part there was a real festival atmosphere inside ASB Arena.
Team Switzerland, coached by Kevin Schuler took out best dressed team and with some good wins and some very close loses had a very fun day .
Team Greece coached by Robin Deal landed in a tough pool including the eventual winners but played with good spirits and determination all day.
Our year 3/4 teams took to the court yesterday and we will report on them in our next newsletter.
A huge thank you to all our coaches. Kevin Schuler, Robin Deal, Di Kahura and Wayne Fausett.
Representative Sports Selection
Jayden Hyland and Pateriki Parker U9 representative football team for WBOP.
Anika Hyland and Maraih Gardiner-Hano
U11 Tauranga City Basketball
Briar Davie and Maia Kahura U13 Tauranga City Basketball.
Congratulations to these children. It is a fantastic effort to reach representative level and we wish them all the best for the season.