Sport Noticeboard


Information and registrations


If you are interested in joining Aerobics in 2021 or being a Coach, sign up in the Meeting House noticeboard outside Mrs Huia's office.



The 2021 Southland Athletics Championships is held at Surrey Park on:

  • Saturday 13 March 2021

Any students interested in competing must see Mr Lamont in 7KM or the Maths office ASAP.

Teacher in Charge of Athletics: Mr Gordon Lamont
Sport Captain for Athletics: Georgia Ellis


Badminton Competitions are held at the Surrey Park courts during Term 2 and 3.

Information to come.


JUNIOR HIGH – YEAR 7 and 8, BASKETBALL LEAGUE – Term 1 and 2 2021

The 2021 SBA Junior High Basketball League commences on Tuesday 2 March and runs over 9 Tuesday nights at ILT Stadium Southland.

Dates for this year’s league are:
March 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30
April 13
May 4, 11 and 18

Draws: are available via the Southland Basketball website, click HERE to view


​Teacher in Charge of Basketball: Mrs Jess Huia
Sport Captain for Basketball: Charlee Templeton


Year 7/8 Girls Smash Cricket

  • Venue: Queen's Park Cricket Oval, 150 Gala Street
  • When: Monday's ALL games start at 3:45 pm.  Season starts Monday, 22 February and ends Monday, 29 March.  

National Primary School Shield

This is a Twenty20 school based competition for girls in Year 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. 

Regional Dates are:

  • 25 February: Winners of District Pools matches.  SGHS has progressed to the next round.
  • 12 March: Winners of qualifying games play in Quarter and Semi-Finals.  SGHS vs. St Hildas in Dunedin.
  • 24 March: Winners of Semi-Finals play in NZC Shield Regional Final

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.

Qualifying Dates are:

  • 18 February: District Pools completed, SGHS progressed to next round
  • 11 March: Quarter & Semi-Finals, SGHS vs Columba College in Dunedin
  • 19 March: Gillette Cup Region Final

Teacher in Charge of Cricket: Mr Steve Jackson




Year 7/8 Summer Futsal will not be running Monday, 15 February following the Covid-19 latest alert level change. 

COST: $35.00 per player (based on a team of 6, costing a total of $210 to enter)

GAMES: Term 1 2021 – begins Monday, 15 February, until Monday, 22 March 2021

Games will be 5:30 pm kick off at ILT Football Turf, Turnbull Thomson Park, Invercargill. Click HERE to view the draw each week.

Girls will be put into teams of 6. Games are 5-a-side.

Girls need to be at the Football Turf at least 10 minutes prior to the start of their games.

UNIFORM: All players must wear their Southland Girls’ High School navy blue PE top and matching plain navy shorts. Girls must be wearing proper gym shoes or football or futsal boots. The school activity top may also be worn over top.

TRAININGS: Held on Friday lunchtimes on the SGHS Football field - correct footwear to be worn at training

Teacher in Charge of Football: Mr Eddie Peters 
Sport Captain for Football: Ashlynn Scherp



Hockey Season 2021

Registrations are now open for girls to register to play Hockey for SGHS this season.


  • Year 9 – 13 play on Tuesday nights
  • Year 7 and 8 play Thursday nights

Where: Invercargill Hockey Turf

Time: All games are between 4 – 6 pm. Our season starts in Week 2, Term 2 and goes through until August.

SGHS enter teams in the Southland Wide Competition. The Senior A Team attend the Triangular tournament in Dunedin and will attend a SISS Tournament in Christchurch in Winter Tournament week.


You must complete an online registration to play Hockey



All trials are from 5.30 – 6.30 pm. You must let Mrs Rabbitt know if you can attend. Wear appropriate hockey clothing and footwear. Bring your own gear.

All trials will be held at the Invercargill Hockey Turf, Camden Street.

Year 9 – 13 will trial for 3 days

  • Trial 1: Tuesday 16th March (All must attend)
  • Trial 2: Thursday 18th March
  • Trial 3: Tuesday 23rd March

Year 7 and 8 Trials

Dependent on numbers, will dictate whether we run trials. Dates will be posted on website if needed.

For all questions, please see Mrs Rabbitt, T.I.C Hockey or see Mrs Huia at the Meeting House Sports Office and she can assist.

Teacher in Charge of Hockey: Mrs Sarah Rabbitt
Sports Captain for Hockey: Renee Zwagerman


Netball Season 2021

Registrations are now open for girls to register to play netball for SGHS this season. Our season starts in April and goes through until August.  SGHS enter teams in the Invercargill Netball Centre competition as well as send teams to various Secondary School Tournaments across the South Island.

Season Start Dates: 

  • Open Grades: Saturday 10 April Grading
  • Secondary School Grades: Saturday 22 May Grading

Netball Trials:

All trials will be held at SGHS Gym and the outdoor courts.   All students wishing to play in a SGHS team must attend trials.  Please click HERE to view trial dates and times.

All Seniors MUST attend at least one open trial this week. After the Open trials, girls will be divided into 2 trial groups. SGHS Senior Group or Senior A/B/C Group.

Trial group lists will be posted up Thursday morning in the Sports Office. All teams will be finalised and posted up next Friday 12th March.

If for any reason, you cannot attend the Open Trials this week you need to let Mrs Huia know.


You must complete an online registration to play netball. 


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

Teacher in Charge of Netball: Mrs Jess Huia
Sport Captain for Netball: Lucy Shirley

Paddles Up

Paddles Up is from Saturday 6 - Sunday 7 March 2021. More information to come.



Information to come.


Rugby is played over the winter months, please see below the SGHS Team trial dates:

1st XV Rugby Trials Monday 01 March, 3:30pm
2nd XV Rugby and U15 Rugby Trials Thursday 04 April, Time to be confirmed

Teacher in Charge of Rugby: Mr Nathan Muir
Sport Captain for Rugby: Jamie Owen-Gear

Secondary School Sport Events

For all information regarding entering these events, please visit Mrs Huia in the Meeting House. She will assist with event information and registration details. Registrations are now open.


SISS Rowing Champs Friday 5 - Sunday 7 March
Paddles Up Saturday 6 - Sunday 7 March (Postponed)
Enduro Multisport Event Saturday 6 March (Cancelled)
Southland Touch Tournament Tuesday 9 March
SISS Mountain Bike Champs Friday 12 - Sunday 14 March



Information to come.

Touch Rugby


Venue: Turnbull Thomson Park, Lindisfarne Street, Invercargill
Time: Games will be played between 4pm and 6pm on Thursday, starting 25th February.
Format: ​​​​​​​4 weeks of double games, plus two catch up days if required
Draw: available on the Touch Southland website, click HERE to view
Field Layout: click HERE to view the field layout map
Trainings: held on Thursday lunchtimes at SGHS fields

Dates Term 1 2021
Thursday 25th February

Thursday 4th March
Thursday 11th March
Thursday 18th March

​​​​​​​Catch up days if required
Thursday 25th March
Thursday 1st April

Teacher in Charge of Touch Rugby:
Mrs Jess Huia
Sport Captain for Touch Rugby: Lucy Hall



Beach Volleyball Competition
Draws: posted in the MEETING HOUSE at SGHS 
Games: Monday afternoon starting on Monday, 22 February 2021.
Cost: $37.00 per player, and can be played in a pair.
Entries close: Monday, 15 February 2021.

Indoor Volleyball 2021 – Term 1
Volleyball Training Times & Days

  • Monday: 12:15 – 12:50 pm Y7 and 8 Sparkles, Y7 and 8 Stars
  • Tuesday: 12:00 – 12:45 pm Junior A, Junior B (from 01 March 2021), Y11 Setters (from 01 March 2021)
  • Wednesday: 12:00 – 12:45 pm Y10 Red, Y12 Spikers

Draws: posted in the MEETING HOUSE at SGHS.

Any questions regarding Volleyball at SGHS please contact:

Teacher in Charge of Volleyball: Mrs Courtney Smith
Sport Captain for Volleyball: Renee Wright

Water Polo

Water Polo is played over Term 1 and Term 4, with the same teams.

  • Venue: Splash Palace
  • When: Friday nights, games start from 4pm (There is no Water Polo games on Friday 26 February due to Southland Swimming Champs.
  • Draw: Please click HERE to view the draw on the Southland Waterpolo website

TERM 1                                                                                                                                                             

Year 7 and 8 Teams

  • Games: First game is Friday 5 March.
  • Training: Every Monday at 3:30pm. Please let Mrs Huia know if you are not able to attend trainings.

Senior A/B Teams

  • Senior A Team: First game is Friday, 19 February at 8:20pm. Please meet at 8:00pm at Splash Palace. 
  • Senior B Team: Games start Friday, 5 March.
  • Training: Times are likely to be Monday evenings. This will be confirmed by Mrs Huia.

Teacher in Charge of Water Polo: Mrs Jess Huia
Sport Captain for Water Polo: Milli Low

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