Westlake Winners

2019 School Swimming Champions

The school swimming sports were held at the Takapuna Pools in mid-February and it was a great day with a large number of students competing and some very close racing. From the results of the races, Doyoun Kim (Year 9) from  Akoranga House was the Junior Swimming Champion, Chloe Seaman (Year 11) from Hauraki House…

Swimmer wins two medals at the New Zealand Championships

Savannah-Eve Martin (Year 9) competed at New Zealand Junior swimming Championships held in mid-February and came away with two medals. She swum the fastest time in the 12 year old Girls 50m Backstroke to take out the Gold medal and 50 back and followed this great result with a Silver medal in the 100m…

Student wins Open Water Swimming title

Lena Hamblyn-Ough (Year 9) performed extremely well at the New Zealand Secondary Schools Open Water Swimming Championships held at Mt Maunganui in early February. She won the 12-13-year-old-Girls 1.25km event to earn the Gold Medal and New Zealand title.

Three medals at NZ Beach Volleyball Champs

Westlake Girls High School Beach Volleyball teams won three medals at the New Zealand Secondary Schools Beach Volleyball Championships held at Mt Maunganui at the beginning of February. In the Year 9 Division, Mackenzie Melville and Alison Fan won the Bronze Medal. In the Year 10-11 Division Domi Menoita and Tamara Nu’u (both Year…

Seven medals at New Zealand Athletics Championships

Five Westlake students won medals at the New Zealand Secondary Schools Athletics Championships held in Dunedin in early December. Kaia Tupu-South (Year 11) won a Gold Medal (and is therefore the New Zealand Champion) in the Senior Girls Discus and also won a Silver Medal in the Senior Girls Shotput. Anna Steven (Year 13) won…

Junior Touch team defend title

The Westlake Girls Junior Touch team defended the Auckland Secondary Schools Junior Touch title today, which they also won last year. The team won all its pool games, beating Rutherford College, James Cook High School, Epsom Girls Grammar School and St Kentigerns College. This put them into the final against Auckland Girls and they…

Five winners at prestigious Sports Awards event

Westlake Girls had five students selected as Category Winners at the 2018 Auckland College Sports Awards held in mid-November. Sara McCarthy (Year 13) won a Sports All-rounders Award for competing in three or more Premier competitions. Sara was part of our top Netball, Volleyball and Touch teams that all placed in top level tournaments….

Junior Volleyball win another title

After winning the North Harbour Secondary Schools Junior Volleyball title two weeks ago, the Westlake Girls High School Junior Volleyball team has made it “two from two” by winning the Auckland Secondary Schools Premier Junior Volleyball title. Three students, Domi Menoita (pictured left), Tamara Nu’u and…

Volleyball team wins Championship

The Westlake Girls High School Junior Volleyball team has just won the North Harbour Secondary Schools Junior Volleyball Super League title. After a very close semi-final win over Carmel College, the Westlake team beat Orewa College 2 sets – 0 in the final.

Future Problem Solving team heading to World Championships

The Westlake Girls High School Year 9 Future Problem Solving (FPS) team competed in the New Zealand FPS National Championships at the start of November. They competed in the Middle division which also included students in schools from Year 10. The Westlake team produced a fabulous result, winning the Silver Medal in the Division….