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Information and registrations

Aerobics

 

Teacher in Charge of Aerobics: Miss Pip Paulin
Email:
pip.paulin@southlandgirls.school.nz
Sports Captain for Aerobics:
Sophie Burns

Athletics

ATHLETICS SOUTHLAND CHAMPIONSHIP INFORMATION 

Teacher in Charge of Athletics: Mr Gordon Lamont
Email: gordon.lamont@southlandgirls.school.nz
Sport Captain for Athletics: Georgia Ellis

Badminton

Term 3 Badminton Years 7 - 13

The Term 3 Interschool Badminton Competition is a 6 week competition that students play in teams of three. Each student will play singles and two doubles against teams from other Invercargill schools. Racquets are provided if your child doesn't have one.

Students in Year 9 - 13 can enter to play in either the Monday or Tuesday competition. Year 7 - 8 students will play on a Thursday.

  • Venue: Badminton Hall, Surrey Park
  • Who: Year 9 - 13 teams and Year 7-8 teams
  • When:
    • Monday's Year 9 - 13 teams,
    • Tuesday's Year 9 - 13 teams,
    • Thursday's Year 7 - 8 teams,
  • Time: from 4pm - 5:15pm
  • Uniform: All players are to wear SGHS PE Uniform and non marking sport shoes.

Teacher in Charge of Badminton: Mrs Ainslee Wilson
Email: ainslee.wilson@southlandgirls.school.nz
Sport Captain for Badminton: Pearl Bir

Basketball

BASKETBALL - YEAR 7/8

  • Start Date: Friday 22 October 2021 - Friday 03 December 2021 
  • Venue: ILT Stadium Southland - Alert Level 2 restrictions do apply for entering the stadium.
  • Draws: TBC 
  • Duty Requirements: TBC
  • Cost: $35.00 per student - Full Payment Due by Wednesday 03 November 2021.
    • Please note: School Policy requires payment in full by the due date for your child to be eligible to participate in this trip.  Payments will be allocated to any unpaid fees and charges on your child’s account first.
  • Uniform: Team uniforms will be issued by SGHS. Please note: Any uniform not returned at the end of the season, or is returned damaged or uncleaned - charges may be applied to your child's school account to cover these costs.
  • Mouthguards are compulsory for all players on court.
PERMISSION FORM

If you have any questions about Basketball please contact:

​Teacher in Charge of Basketball: Mrs Jess Huia
Email:
 jess.huia@southlandgirls.school.nz
Sport Captain for Basketball: Charlee Templeton

Cricket

Year 7/8 Girls Smash Cricket

Registrations for Term 4 are now open.  Please contact Mrs Huia in the Sports Office to register for Girls Smash Cricket.

Girls Smash is aimed at growing participation in cricket for girls in Years 1 - 8. The philosophy behind Girls Smash is that it is all about having fun and giving it a go. The best thing is that it's
playing with and against other girls and it doesn’t matter if they haven’t played before.

  • Venue: Queen's Park Cricket Oval, 150 Gala Street
  • When: Games are played on a Monday. Runs for 6 weeks, starting Monday 01 November.
  • Time: All games start at 3:45 pm

National Primary School Shield

This is a Twenty20 school-based competition for girls in Years 7 and 8.  The Otago/Southland competition commences in Term 1 with the winner progressing to the National Finals to be held in Term 4 of 2021. 

Year 9 - 13 Cricket (Gillette Venus Cup Competition)

The Otago/Southland competition commences in Term 1 with the winner progressing to the National Finals to be held in December in Palmerston North. All games are Twenty20.

The Otago winner is awarded the Bates Cup.

Teacher in Charge of Cricket: Mr Mark Moore
Email: mark.moore@southlandgirls.school.nz

 

Cross Country

Information to come.

Cycling

Information to come.

Football

SUMMER FUTSAL - Term 4

Students in Year 7 - 10 interested in playing Summer Football beginning in Term 4 please contact Mr Peters in the PE office.  A group of 7 is required to form teams.

  • Dates: Begins Monday, 01 November until Monday, 13 December 2021.
  • Times: Games will be played between 4 pm - 6 pm. Players need to be at the Football Turf 10 minutes prior to the start of their game. 
  • Format: Players will be put into teams of 7. Games are 5-a-side.
  • Venue: ILT Football Turf, Turnbull Thomson Park. 
  • Uniform: All players must wear their Southland Girls' High School navy blue PE top and matching plain navy shorts. Players must be wearing proper gym shoes or football boots. The school activity top may also be worn over top.
  • Draws: can be found on the Southland Football website, www.southlandfootball.org.nz
  • Cost: $35.00 per player - full payment due by Friday, 22 October 2021.
    • Please note: School policy requires payment in full by the due date for your child to be eligible to participate in this activity.  Payments will be allocated to any unpaid fees and charges on your child’s account first.  If your child withdraws from a team after this date you will not be eligible for a refund.
  • Permission form is now closed.

Teacher in Charge of Football: Mr Eddie Peters 
Email: eddie.peters@southlandgirls.school.nz
Sport Captain for Football: Ashlynn Scherp

Gymnastics

Year 7/8 Gymsports Club

All students who participate in Gym Club can be in the SGHS teams participating in the Invercargill Gymsport Festival which is traditionally held the Sunday before the last week of Term 3.  The date will be confirmed in Term 3 by the Invercargill Gym Club.

  • What:  Gymsport is gymnastics that caters for all levels from beginner to expert.  It involves individual activities and skill development as well as group interaction and presentation.
  • Who: This is for Year 7 and 8 students to participate in. Senior students help run the sessions and coach the teams. Teachers will also assist with coaching and overall supervision and organisation.

Hockey

Hockey Season 2021

Hockey Season has now finished for 2021. Thank you to everyone for a great season.

For any questions please contact our Teacher in Charge of Hockey, Mrs Sarah Rabbitt.

Teacher in Charge of Hockey: Mrs Sarah Rabbitt
Email: sarah.rabbitt@southlandgirls.school.nz
Sports Captain for Hockey: Renee Zwagerman

Netball

Netball Season

 

If you have any questions regarding Netball at SGHS please contact:

Teacher in Charge of Netball: Mrs Jess Huia
Email: jess.huia@southlandgirls.school.nz
Sport Captain for Netball: Lucy Shirley

Other Events/Trips

If you wish to enter any of the competitions below please speak with Mrs Huia in the Sports Office at SGHS, or complete the online form by clicking on the link below:

Permission Form - Other Events

Event 

Date 

Location 

Entry Closes 

Cost per student ($)

Invercargill School Tennis Champs

Wednesday 27 October

Southland Indoor Climbing

Saturday 30 October

Year 7/8 Golf Tournament Monday 01 November

Southland Year 9/10 Sports Day

Thursday 25 November

Sec School Teams Show Jumping Comp 

Sunday 28 November

Gore 

12 November

TBC

 

Paddles Up

Paddles Up is from Saturday 6 - Sunday 7 March 2021.

 

Rowing

Information to come.

Rugby

Information to come.

Teacher in Charge of Rugby: Mr Nathan Muir
Email: nathan.muir@southlandgirls.school.nz
Sport Captain for Rugby: Jamie Owen-Gear

Softball

Information to come.

Squash

Squash Whack n Run - Term 4

Squash Southland offers a fun after school squash programme, held in Term 4 and runs for 6 weeks. 

  • When: Wednesday's and Thursday's - the competition runs for 6 weeks.
    • Year 9 - 13: First game is Thursday, 28 October 2021.
    • Year 7/8: First game is Wednesday 27 October 2021.
  • Cost: $30 per student - full payment due by Friday 22 October 2021.  School procedures are full payment must be received by the due date for your child to be eligible to play the first game. If the payment and permission form is not completed by the due date your child will be withdrawn from the team. Once payment has been made and competition commenced there will be no refunds.  Payments will be allocated to any unpaid fees and charges on your child's account first.
  • Time: 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
  • Venue: ILT Stadium Southland Squash Courts - current Alert Level 2 guidelines apply for entering the Stadium.
  • Transport: Students are responsible for making their own way to the venue
  • Equipment: Some rackets are provided by the organisers
  • Uniform: SGHS PE Uniform to be worn, non-marking shoes and safety eyewear required (eyewear is provided by Squash Southland).
  • Permission Form: is now closed.

Teacher in Charge of Squash: Mrs Nicola Hawkes
Email: nicola.hawkes@southlandgirls.school.nz

Swimming/Aquatics

Secondary Schools Swimming Champs are held at Splash Palace.

Teacher in Charge of Swimming Sports: Mrs Nic Hawkes
Email: nicola.hawkes@southlandgirls.school.nz
Sport Captain for Aquatics/Swimming: Milli Low

Touch Rugby

INVERCARGILL SECONDARY MODULE – Term 4 2021

Venue: Turnbull Thomson Park, Lindisfarne Street, Invercargill
Time: Games will be played between 4 pm and 6 pm on Thursday, starting Term 4
Format: ​​​​​​​4 weeks of double games, plus two catch up days if required
First Games: was 21 October this has now been delayed by one week due to Alert Level 2 restrictions. More information to come. 
Catch-up Games (if required):
 18th & 25th November

Draw: available on the Touch Southland website, click HERE to view
Field Layout: click HERE to view the field layout map
Trainings: to be confirmed
Cost per student: To be confirmed. 

  • Please note: School policy requires payment in full by the due date for your child to be eligible to participate in this activity.  Payments will be allocated to any unpaid fees and charges on your child’s account first.  If your child withdraws from a team after this date you will not be eligible for a refund.

Teacher in Charge of Touch Rugby: Mrs Jess Huia
Email: jess.huia@southlandgirls.school.nz
Sport Captain for Touch Rugby: Lucy Hall

Triangular Exchange

Due to Covid-19 and sitting at Alert Level 4 the Triangular Exchange is cancelled for 2021. 

If you have any questions regarding this event, please contact our Sports Director - Mrs Jess Huia
Email: jess.huia@southlandgirls.school.nz
Phone: 03 211 6030

Volleyball

BEACH VOLLEYBALL: Term 3/4 2021

  • COST: $42.00 per player - full payment due by 30 September 2021. 
    • Please note: School policy requires payment in full by the due date for your child to be eligible to participate in this activity.  Payments will be allocated to any unpaid fees and charges on your child’s account first.  If your child withdraws from a team after this date you will not be eligible for a refund.
  • DATES/GAMES: The competition will begin on Monday, 27th September 2021 and games are played at the Otepuni Community Hub, 40 Forth Street, Invercargill. Game times will vary week to week but are between 4:00 pm – 8:30 pm. Beach Volleyball is played in pairs (two people).
  • UNIFORM: All players must wear their Southland Girls’ High uniform. Either their Teams playing singlet or the SGHS PE top. All players must wear either plain navy shorts or purchase school spandex and white socks. SGHS Players MUST NOT wear tracksuit pants or fitness tights.
  • TEAM DUTY: Volleyball Southland is enforcing fines for teams who do not do their duty or default or no show on the day of the game. The fine is payable by the team. It is the responsibility of the players to inform their coach if they are unable to do duty or unable to play no later than 11 am Tuesday.
  • Please ensure your child’s medical details have been updated on our school system with Student Services as this information will be provided to the coach if there are any medical issues. However, if you would prefer that we do not share your child’s medical history please make a note on the permission form.
  • Payment and permission form is due to student services no later than Thursday 30th September 2021. If payment and permission form has not been received by this date your child will be withdrawn from the team. 
  • DRAWS: weekly draws can be found on the Volley South website: http://www.volleysouth.org.nz/Beach-Info/Secondary-School-Beach-Competition

VOLLEYBALL: Term 3/4 2021

  • COST: $42.00 per player - full payment due by 30 September 2021. 
    • Please note: School policy requires payment in full by the due date for your child to be eligible to participate in this activity. Payments will be allocated to any unpaid fees and charges on your child’s account first. If your child withdraws from a team after this date, you will not be eligible for a refund.
  • DATES/GAMES: The six-week competition will be played every Wednesday. Times will vary weekly between 4:00 pm and 8:30 pm at ILT Stadium Southland. The competition will begin on Wednesday, 29th September 2021 (There are no games played over the school holiday break).
  • UNIFORM: All players must wear their Southland Girls’ High uniform. Some teams will be provided with a school singlet and other teams will need to wear the school blue PE top. All players must wear either plain navy shorts or purchase school spandex and white socks. SGHS Players MUST NOT wear tracksuit pants or fitness tights and all players must be wearing proper gym shoes to take the court.
  • PRACTICES: Practices are to be confirmed with the coach. Players are expected to attend all practices and games. If players do not attend practise, they are not guaranteed court time during the game.
  • TEAM DUTY: Volleyball Southland is enforcing fines for teams who do not do their duty or default or are a no show on the day of the game. The fine is payable by the team. It is the responsibility of the players to inform their coach if they are unable to do duty or unable to play no later than 11:00 am Tuesdays.
  • It is important for the team and the school that there is a coach either a student or adult and an adult supervising at each game to support the student coaches and the team at the weekly games but does not require you to be present for practices. It would be appreciated if you are able to support your child’s team if you can please complete the details on the permission form.
  • Please ensure your child's medical details have been updated on our school system with Student Services as this information will be provided to the coach if there are any medical issues. However, if you would prefer that we do not share your child’s medical history please make a note on the permission form.
  • The payment and permission form is due to student services no later than Thursday 30th September 2021. If payment and permission form has not been received by this date your child will be withdrawn from the team.
  • DRAWS: weekly draws can be found on the Volley South website: http://www.volleysouth.org.nz/Indoor-Info/Secondary-School-Year-713-1

Any questions regarding Volleyball at SGHS please contact:

Teacher in Charge of Volleyball: Mrs Courtney Smith
Email: courtney.hansen@southlandgirls.school.nz
Sport Captain for Volleyball: Renee Wright

Water Polo

Water Polo 2021

Water Polo is yet to be confirmed if it is going ahead in Term 4 under Alert Level 2. 

Registrations for Term 4 are now open. Please contact Mrs Huia in the Sports Office to register.

  • Venue: Splash Palace
  • When: Friday nights, games start from 4 pm. Played over Term 1 and Term 4.
  • Dates for Term 4: starts Friday 29 October 2021 - 5 week competition.
  • Draw: Please click HERE to view the draw on the Southland Waterpolo website
  • Game Times:
      • Year 7/8: 3:30 pm - 6 pm
      • Year 9-13 - Senior B: 3:30 pm - 6 pm
      • Year 9-13 - Senior A: 7.30 pm - 9 pm

Year 7 and 8 Teams

  • Games: 
  • Training: 

Senior A/B Teams

  • Senior A Team: 
  • Senior B Team: 
  • Training: 
TEAM LISTS

Teacher in Charge of Water Polo: Mrs Jess Huia
Email: jess.huia@southlandgirls.school.nz
Sport Captain for Water Polo: Milli Low

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