Westlake Winners

Yachting student selected for New Zealand team

Annabelle Rennie-Younger (Year 13) has been selected for the New Zealand youth yachting team to compete at the World Sailing Youth World Championships to be held in China in December 2017.

Cheerleaders selected for New Zealand teams

Ciara Thomas (Year 10) and Kelsey Warrington (Year 9) have been named in the New Zealand Elite Senior Co-ed Cheerleading team and the New Zealand Senior All girl Cheerleading team to travel to Orlando, Florida in April 2018 to represent New Zealand in the International Cheerleading Union World Competition. Jasmine Foley (Year 9)…

Trampolinist wins two medals

Amy Blind (Year 11) won two medals at the New Zealand National Trampoline Championships held in early October. Amy was competing in the 15 – 16-year-old category and gained a Gold medal in the Double Mini Trampoline and a Silver medal in the Trampoline discipline. Amy was also part of the North Island…

Two teams win beach volleyball titles

Two teams win beach volleyball titles: At the North Harbour Secondary Schools Beach Volleyball Champs held in late September, two Westlake teams came away with Gold medals. Katie Sadlier (Year 12) and Zara Pocock (Year 12) won the Senior Girls Division. Domi Menoita (Year 9) and Tamara Nu’u (Year 9) won…

Ki-o-Rahi team wins Silver medal

The Westlake Girls Junior Ki-o-Rahi team won the Silver medal for runners-up in the Auckland Secondary Schools Ki-o-Rahi champs held in late September (Ki-o-Rahi is a traditional Māori game with similar elements to touch rugby).

Weightlifter wins Gold medal

Bayleigh Turner (Year 10) won a Gold medal for 1st place in the Girls Under-15 63kg division of the New Zealand Secondary Schools Weightlifting Championships held in late September.

Student selected for New Zealand Basketball team

Jordyn Maddix (Year 11) has been selected for the New Zealand Under-17 Basketball team that will travel to Bangalore, India, to compete in the International Basketball Federation Asia Cup tournament in late October.

Student selected for New Zealand Hockey team

Keeley Robertson (Year 11) has been selected for the 2017 New Zealand Under-21 Māori hockey team. This is a fabulous achievement for a school student to have made this team. Their first international fixture is a match against a Queensland representative team in late September.