National Secondary Schools’ Athletics Championships


National Secondary Schools’ Athletics Championships

At the National Secondary Schools’ Athletics Championships in Auckland, Napier Girls’ High School athletes were the only athletes to win Gold from the East Coast Region.

The results were outstanding for such a young team:
Briana Lee: winner of the Junior Girls 800m in a personal best time.
Nina Boesch: 4th in the Junior Girls 800m also in a personal best time.
Both these athletes have another year in this grade.
The Senior Girls Road Race 3 person team also won Gold comprising of:
Emily Dunn – 7th
Claudia Layton – 11th
Polly Cavanagh – 22nd
Emily beat her time from last year by 26 seconds and is capping off a season where she has won all the Regional Distance titles. She and Polly have 2 more years in this grade.
Ashleigh Poi was 19th in the Year 9 girls Road Race and was well supported by:
Samara Eggers and Kate Stewart