TVSS Athletics

Juliet Dunlop-Fraser —

A large team of athletes represented Katikati College at the Thames Valley Secondary Schools Athletics Championships on Thursday 16 March at Waihi College.  

This event was the qualifier for the Waikato - Bay of Plenty Athletics Champs on Saturday 25 March and leads onto the North Island Champs to be held in Inglewood in April which some athletes will be hoping to attend.

Top 3 Results & Qualifiers


  • Senior Girls: Roelien Du Plessis  -1st
  • Junior Boys: Jay Gordon  -1st
  • Intermediate Boys: Tom O'Brien - 2nd
  • Senior Boys: Ben O'Brien  -3rd


  • Senior Boys: Jaxon Stacey - 3rd


  • Junior Boys: Dandre Du Plessis - 3rd


  • Intermediate Girls: Sally Carter - 3rd
  • Intermediate Boys: Tom O'Brien  - 3rd
  • Senior Boys:  Ben O'Brien - 3rd


  • Senior Girls: Roelien Du Plessis  - 1st


  • Intermediate Boys: Daley Maguire  - 2nd
  • Intermediate Girls:  Margaret Sukkel - 2nd

Shot put

  • Junior Girls:  Jess Harray - 1st
  • Junior Boys: Tomasi Vakasiuola - 1st


  • Junior Girls:  Jess Harray  - 2nd
  • Senior Girls:  Toni-Rae Lambert  - 2nd

Long Jump

  • Senior Boys: Curran Harvey  - 2nd

Triple Jump

  • Junior Girls: Makayla Managh  - 3rd
  • Intermediate Boys: Tesimoni Uilou  - 2nd

High Jump

  • Intermediate Girls:  Casey Lemon  - 3rd
  • Senior Boys: Curran Harvey  - 2nd

Well done to all these athletes!