Saturday, August 19, 2017

Lincoln stumbles in second half

Lincoln Combined winger Beau Luxton scored two tries and set up another as his side gave Christchurch Boys’ High School a run for their money on Saturday.

CBHS to meet Nelson in UC Champs semi

The qualifying order for this weekends UC Championship semi-finals has been confirmed following the final round-robin.

Watch: Schools battle it out in round seven headed out to Nunweek Park to capture some of the hockey action between intermediate schools on Tuesday.

Checkmate for Burnside teams 19 years in making

The last time Burnside High School had its name etched on the chess championship trophy was 19 years ago.

St Andrew’s rowers help bring home silver

Ben Taylor and Thomas Russel have helped bring home a silver medal at the Junior World Rowing Championships.

Cashmere High to play St Andrew’s in semis

Cashmere High will take on St Andrew's College in the semi finals of the Connetics First XI football competition.

VIDEO: Teacher heading to Denmark for surf champs

Lucy Te Moananui reckons the 9deg C water temperature at Sumner beach will help her get ready for the chilly Denmark waters when she represents New Zealand at the ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championship.

Panthers doing it for Baxy

Hornby Panthers captain James Baxendale will be in Croatia for Sunday's club rugby league grand final between the Panthers and Linwood Keas.

Armstrong in title hunt after another win

Marcus Armstrong has continued his impressive string of results in Europe by winning his third race in the German formula 4 championship.

Volleyballer gets US scholarship

Three years ago Tasmyn Fahey hadn't stepped foot on a volleyball court, but on Thursday she left for Casper, Wyoming in the United States to start a two-year scholarship.

David Havili gets shot at All Black debut

Crusader David Havili has been called into the All Blacks side after Jordie Barrett was ruled out for the remainder of the season with a shoulder injury.

New Brighton produce good rugby players

Fourteen New Brighton players have been selected for representative squads, capping off a top season for the side.

Premiere promotion for Selwyn United

Selwyn United have the luxury of giving some of their wider squad a run in their final two rounds in the Canterbury Championship League after sealing the title last week.

St Bede’s an outside chance at making playoffs

St Bede's could make a late bid for a playoff spot if the beat Middleton Grange and other results go their way.

Denton Park likely home of Hornby mega facility

Denton Park is looking to be the likely home of the new Hornby Library, Service Centre and South West Pool mega facility.

Donald kicks Southbridge to cleansweep

Shannon Donald was the hero in Southbridge’s 16-15 win over Darfield to claim the Coleman Shield.

Nel planning to make it in red and black

Sumner's Dylan Nel will turn his attention to proving himself in a red and black jersey, after completely dominating in the division one metro competition.

St Andrew’s student wins Judo gold

St Andrew's Oisin Roberts fought his way to a gold medal at the New Zealand secondary schools judo tournament held in Lincoln.

Magic Man takes premiership win in his stride

Canterbury based jockey Chris Johnson has won his second national premiership more than 20 years after winning his first.

Lincoln grind out hard win in UC Champs

Lincoln Combined have battled back from a bad run of form to take out a hard fought 21-17 win over Rangiora High School in the UC Championship.