By Frankie Vella | Posted: Tuesday September 25, 2018
Our senior Basketball, Football and Hockey teams enjoyed their recent Secondary Schools' Tournament experiences and all improved their skills and performance.
Finn Lillis has been selected for the Otago Cricket wider squad. Finn is part of the cricket leadership team at Logan Park.
Viviane Dalphin, (14) competed in the Dunedin Marathon 10k run in September and came 3rd overall in the Women's section and 2nd in the Senior Women's U20 category.
Sunny McCabe will travel to the Nationals to represent the South Island Table Tennis team in the October school holidays.
In Curling our team of Lucas Dubyk, Angus Mclean, Leo Lublow-Catty, Simon Schack and Leevi Hanson will compete at the NZSS champs on the 28th-30th September here in Dunedin.
Jonathan Dubyk, Liam Black and Bill Campbell will all compete in the South Island Mountain Biking Championships in the October school holidays.
In September, 2 Logan Park teams competed in the Hillary Outdoors Events Get-2-Go Challenge competing in orienteering, kayaking and mountain-biking in wet, cold conditions. Our Year 10 team came 3rd.
Caitlin O'Brien and her Aerobics team came second in NZ and Caitlin will also compete in the National Gymnastics championships in rhythmic gymnastics in October.
Our Student Sports Council organised an Inter-House Indoor Rowing competition for the last week of this Term which was competitive and entertaining.
Our Senior Blues Assembly was held in September. See the separate Blues Assembly article for the full list of Sporting and Cultural awards presented.
Congratulations to the following students who received Premier Blues Awards recognising national achievements.
Premier Blues Awards:
Joseph Araya Football
Connor Bedwell Orchestra
Jacinta Burney Marching
Bill Campbell Robotics
Rawinia-Ra Cooper-Parata Kapa Haka
Henry Eden-Mann Robotics
Ziggi Kaitai-Martin Parkour
Annie Kennedy-Atchison Surf Life Saving
Rikke Kikkawa-McLeod Composition / Band
Mary Locker Composition / Band
Casper McGuire Model United Nations (MUNA)
Ella Molteno Luge
Caitlin O'Brien Aerobics
Cuba Rust Composition / Band
George Sabonadiere Public Speaking
Neive Strang Composition / Band
Anna Walrond Sailing
Samuel Yeardley Football