Well done to all the students who participated in the Southland Secondary Schools’ Athletics on Friday, 11th March. We had some great results and I was very impressed with how the athletes supported each other.
Congratulations to the following students who were placed in the top six in their respective events, qualifying to compete at the Otago Southland Athletics:
Carmen Williamson – U16 Girls 4th 100m, 5th 200m
Libby McKinnel – U14 Girls 1st Javelin, 1st 1500m, 2nd 200m, 1st 800m
Kotahi Hetaraka – U16 Boys 2nd Shot Put
Emily Chamberlain – U14 Girls 6th Discus
JiWon Kang – Senior Boys 6th Long Jump, 4th 100m, 2nd 4 x 100m Relay
Joshua Potter – U14 Boys 2nd 1500m, 3rd 800m,
Freya Bools – U15 Girls 3rd 1500m, 1st 3000m, 4th 800m
Joshua Kotkamp – U14 Boys 3rd 3000m
Thomas McKenzie – U15 Boys 3rd 3000m, 3rd 800m
Kate Watson – U14 Girls 6th 80m Hurdles
Epeli Sigatagitagi – Senior Boys 2nd Relay 4 x 100m
Dan Waqa – Senior Boys 2nd Relay 4 x 100m
Phillippe Cirikiwai – Senior Boys 2nd Relay 4 x 100m
A huge thank you must go to Mrs Kotkamp, Mr McIlwrick, Mrs Clissold and all the parents who came along and supported the athletes.
Good luck to Libby McKinnel, Kate Watson, Emily Chamberlain, Carmen Williamson, Joshua Potter and Thomas McKenzie who will compete at the Otago Southland Secondary Schools’ Athletics this weekend.
Kathryn Pinckney - Sports Co-ordinator