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SPORT



NZ Secondary Schools Cross Country

Epsom had 7 students competing in the NZSS Cross Country on the 18th and 19th June in
Rotorua. Jemma Cherguit placed 10th in the Year 9 Girls race and Catrin Dawson placed
6th in the Junior Girls race on the 18th with both then being invited to represent the
Auckland region in the Relay Champs on the 19th.
NZ Lacrosse





Jemma and Catrin at the
NZSS Cross Country
Under Water
Hockey North Island

Secondary Schools

EGGS Senior A fnished 3rd beating
Tauranga Girls.
EGGS Senior B fnished 7th (they have
to play in the A grade so did extremely
well).
MVPs (most valuable player) for the
Staf member Rosie Gunn along with students Harriette Overend, Nicki Fordyce and
former students Nina Sutton (current EGGS Coach) and Nicole Goode travelled with the teams were:
New Zealand Lacrosse Womens team to Melbourne to compete in the Australian Lacrosse EGGS A = Rosa Watson
Nationals. EGGS B = Caitlin Troy
ASS Mountain Biking Race 2 Students selected for U18 Northerns
team later this year are:
Race 2 of the Auckland Secondary Mackenzie Morgan, Stella Mackrell,
Schools Mountain Biking Champs Rosa and Sasha Watson, Talia Vince and
was held out at the beautiful Maraetai Jade Beckmann
th
Forest on the 19 June, ofering some
of the most technical and challenging In the Junior competition the EGGS
MTB tracks in the North Island. The Junior A fnished 3rd and EGGS Junior
course had sections of steep descents B fnished 6th.
and short sharp climbs where the
racers had to climb up of the downhill Through these competition the EGGS
trails 'Tunnel Vision'. The organizers Senior A and EGGS Junior A have both
PCBC did a superb job of tidying qualifed for nationals.
up the tracks so they were safe and
clearly marked out. We were lucky to
have dry sunny weather so the tracks
had a lot of grip as well.

The 3 riders representing Epsom Girls
Grammar were Sarah Harvison, Poppy
Buissink and Dayna Haythorne. All 3 in
diferent age categories and all were
on the podium.

Sarah Harvison in Junior Girls U 15 placed 2nd, completing 2 laps.
Poppy Buissink in Intermediate Girls U 17 placed 1st, completing 2 laps.
Dayna Haythorne in Senior Girls U 19 placed 2nd, completing 3 laps.
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