The national rugby league tournament for the under 15s were
held at Hopuhopu from Sunday 23 to 26 September. Five boys
from the school were selected for the Waikato team. Although
this was the first time for the majority of the boys, they
did well to compete against the best from around the country.
The boys chosen from the school for this team were Te Hauhunga
Tumai, Pikari Te Wara, Haehae Maipi, Warren
Dixon, and Te Aukaha Puke.
The results for the Waikato under 15s are as follows:
Under 17 Tournament.
The national rugby league tournament for the under 17s were
held at Hopuhopu from Sunday 30 to 3 October. Although it
was a national tournament, there were also teams representing
Kiwi interests based in Parramatta and Queensland, Australia.
Three boys from the school were selected for the Waikato team.The
boys chosen from the school for this team were Lance Tawha,
Te Orumene Te Wara, and Herewini Rangi. The
results for the Waikato under 17s are as follows:
At the end of this competition, a tournament team and a national
under 17 team were selected. Congratulations to Herewini Rangi,
who was selected for both teams. Herewini was also honoured
for his efforts during the week, being chosen as Player of
the Tournament. Nga mihi nui ki a koe.