It was wonderful to see the sportsmanship and hockey skills on display after two years of no tournaments. The boys fought incredibly hard all week and their expectations and resilience were very much kept in check by the calm and cool heads of assistant coach Milan Patel (ex pupil of PHS) and head coach Reinier Veenhuijsen! Thank you both for all you have done for the boys this season.
Special mention to Ryan Spick and Brody Perry for acknowledging the Coaches, Managers, officials and Sport Coordinators from both schools in their closing speech, great sportsmanship.
Counties Manukau U18 Boys & Girls Representative Team Selection – Pukekohe High School
Pukekohe High School Rugby congratulate 6 Pukekohe High School Student Athletes selected as part of the Counties Manukau U18 Boys & Girls Squads for the upcoming 2022 representative rugby season.
Counties Manukau U18 Boys Selections 2022 – Pukekohe High School
- Liam Dowdall | Year 13 | 1st XV
- Jayden Flanagan | Year 13 | 1st XV
- Robin Proctor | Year 12 | 1st XV
Counties Manukau U18 Girls Selections 2022 – Pukekohe High School
- Mia Apelu | Year 13 | Girls 10s
- Ceazyn-Rose Bhana | Year 13 | Girls 10s
- Lucy Setefano | Year 13 | Girls 10s
- Moana Vea (Tuakau College). Played for our Pukekohe HS Girls 10s in 2022.
Special mention also to two former Pukekohe High School student athletes Jaecob Harris (Patumahoe RFC) & Matthew Haig (Pukekohe RFC) who also have been selected in the CM U18 Boys squad. Mention to our Pukekohe High School Girls 10s Coach Nikki Bhana who is team manager of the U18 boys’ squad alongside, Shey Eva (PHS Rugby Coordinator) as Asst + Ops Manager for the U18s Boys and David Faitala (PHS Girls 10s Resource Coach) as Asst Coach of the U18 Boys. Mention to Danie Fourie (Year 12) and Dominic Gerin-Tugaga (Year 13) who were also part of the CM U18 Boys Wider Squad.
Both U18 squads kick off their 2022 campaign this weekend on Saturday 10th Sept vs Bay Of Plenty U18s, 1pm KO at Waiuku Rugby Club.
Congratulations to all involved! We wish these student athletes and management all the very best for their campaign. A great achievement for all. #PHSRugby
It’s time to sign up for T4 summer sports!
For Years 9 & 10, T4 sports are fun, social competitions that usually go for 4-6 weeks. The main sports are volleyball, cricket, touch and softball. You can sign up online (from the website) or at the sports office (in between the 2 gyms).
ALL year level sports available to get involved in for T4 include rowing, distance running, athletics, swimming and surf lifesaving.
There are various short sports tournaments that are held during the term – which gives that extra challenge and incentive.
Teams will be subject to numbers. To support our students and enable them the full experience of all sports on offer, we do need parents and/or older students to coach and manage teams and provide transport. If you are able to volunteer, we would love to hear from you [email protected]