Lune Strydom (Year 11) is a member of the Auckland Under-15 Representative Girls Cricket Team which won the New Zealand Under-15 Girls Cricket Championship competition held in Whanganui in mid-January 2018. Lune’s team was undefeated throughout the tournament.
The Auckland College Sport Young Sportsperson of the Year Awards were held at the end of November. There are three finalists in every category selected from secondary schools across the Auckland area. Westlake Girls had nine students selected to be one of the three finalists in seven separate sporting areas. The Westlake finalist were: Amara Afghan (Squash), Dileesia Henare …
At the Special Awards Ceremony held on the morning of 1 November, the top School Leaders for 2018 were announced. They are: 2018 Head Prefect– Izzy Sheild, 2018 Deputy Head Prefect – Janice Lim, Akoranga House Leader – Izzy Ray-Chaudhuri, Hauraki House Leader – Iliarne Watson, Onewa House Leader – Bridget Layburn, Pupuke House Leader – Cynthia Liu, Wairau House Leader – Janelle Beamish.
At the Prizegiving held on the evening of 1 November, the top academic students for 2017 were announced. They are: 2017 Dux – Regina Lin and 2017 Proxime Accessit (runner up) to the Dux – Nicole Shu Ting Tan.