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Sports News


Karereatua Williams (Year 9) has been selected into the National U14 Girls Basketball squad to tour Melbourne from 7-12 June.

Cross Country The Independent Schools’ Cross Country was held at Roto Kohatu this week. Top placings went to:
Year 6 girls – Eve Tayler 3rd and Monica Koleda-Yamamoto 6th.
Year 7 girls – Chloe McNeill 2nd and Rosa Turner 6th.

Gymnastics Renee Martin competed in the Upper South Island Trampoline Championships last weekend in the 15-16 age group. Renee was placed first in the Individual Trampoline and Synchronised Routine and second in the Double Mini Trampoline.

Netball – 21 SMC girls make Christchurch representative teams!!!
The Christchurch Netball Centre have had a busy time with trials over the last few weeks for U14, U15, U17 and U19 players.
Congratulations to all the SMC girls who trialled.
U14 Red – Cara Mustchin, Bridie James
U14 Black – Josie Seymour, Ella Ballantyne
U14 White – Grace Farrell, Jamie Marshall, Ophelia Staniford
U15 Red – Georgia Reed, Ellie Withers
U15 Black – Tayla Hardy, Bridie Finch, Jaymee Smith
U15 White – Charlize Stick, Eve Meyer, Kate Zarifeh, Ella Sharp
U17A – Eniselina Pale, Mia Allison
U17 Development – Charlotte Bush, Emma Parker
U19 – Jemima Vaughan

All teams will play in a regional tournament at Queen’s Birthday weekend with the U17 A and U19 team competing at National events in the July holidays.

Road Race Wednesday 9 May
Our Year 9 team were placed second.
Lily Keenan – 7th, Jemma Burrowes – 8th and Alice Davidson 10th.
Our U16 team were third.
Emily Milner – 16th, Elizabeth Cross – 17th and Issy Story – 19th.
Over 16
Amelia Persson – 6th, Hannah Bayliss – 13th.

Sevens Rugby Lucy Jenkins and Evie McPherson have been named on the Long List of NZ U18 Sevens squad for the Youth Olympics which are to be held in Buenos Aires in October this year, Final selection will take place nearer the time.

Water Polo – Violette Perry has been selected as part of the NZ born 2003 training squad. She will attend the first training camp in Auckland in June.

Draw and Results – To access the weekly draw and results please use the ‘Insite’ page on our website or follow this link http://insite.stmargarets.school.nz/students2/sports-draw/