Matt Palmer – Shooting for glory

Sacred Heart College

Two years ago at the FIFA Under-17 World Championships in Chile, Sacred Heart College student Lucas Imrie scored a last play goal against Paraguay to propel New Zealand into the round of 16 for the first time.

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NZSS Basketball Nationals: players to watch

The National Secondary Schools’ Basketball Championships are due to tip off in Palmerston North next week with the final being played on October 7 at Arena Manawatu. Among the 24 teams there is always a plethora of talent to watch for and 2017 is no exception. Here are seven names who could have a massive impact.

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Penalties and Pressure – Christ’s College Celebrate Rankin Cup Win

Christs College

“I took the same shot as I did in the Canterbury final against St Andrew’s College. A little right to left drag and then a reverse shot because the keeper went down on the right side leaving the opposite side open.”

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Colonel of the golf course – Tom Parker

Christchurch Boys High School

Prior to this year, the last time Christchurch Boys’ High School had qualified for the National Secondary Schools golf championship was in 1999 when y2k was deemed a very real threat and none of the present team was born
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