Aoraki Netball Championships
Aoraki Secondary Schools Netball Championships 2016The Aoraki Secondary Schools A grade netball champs was played over two consecutive Sundays, 24th and 31st July in Timaru. Congratulations to the Roncalli Senior A team on winning their pool and progressing to the semi finals. The team played Waitaki Girls in the semi-final and after a close fought battle took the win 46-44. Craighead won the other semi-final which meant the two teams faced each other in the final. Roncalli started strong up 11-4 at first quarter break, by three quarter time they still held onto their 7 goal margin 26-19, Craighead clawed back two goals during the last quarter but Roncalli came out eventual winners 31-26. Well done to the team and management on a very successful tournament, this is the 2nd consecutive year Roncalli has won the A grade trophy.
The B Grade competition was played on Sunday 31 July in Ashburton, Roncalli Senior B team won three out of their four pool play games, beating Mackenzie A 16-15, Geraldine 10A 16-9 and Mountainview HS A 20-6. They finished 1st= at the end of the round with Ashburton B, but due to the fact they lost to Ashburton 19-7 in pool play, Ashburton progressed to the final, Roncalli played Mt Hutt College A for 3rd and 4th place but after a close match went down by three goals 15-12.
Congratulations girls on an awesome day of netball.
Aoraki Netball Champs