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Selwyn Times: March 21, 2018

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28 Wednesday March 21 2018 Latest Christchurch news at www.star.kiwi SELWYN TIMES The Lincoln High School Senior A Girls Volleyball team will be attending the New Zealand Secondary Schools volleyball tournament in Palmerston North from the 18th to the 24th of March . The 2018 team is a mixed group of experienced and young players who are extremely talented and committed to their chosen sport. The girls have been training consistently twice a week since the start of the school year and have made some excellent progress in both their ability and coming together as a tight team. The team competes in the Canterbury Volleyball Monday night competition and have recently represented Lincoln High School at both the South Island and Canterbury championships, in which they have shown some impressive improvement as well as achieving some pleasing results. In Palmerston North Lincoln High School will be competing with 128 other girls’ teams and will be looking to continue the schools proud history of performing well at New Zealand’s largest secondary schools sporting event. For four of the girls (Janie Watkins, Bridget Allan, Mackenzie Pringle and Petra Campbell) this will be their last opportunity to participate at the national tournament and is something they have been building and training for over the past 5 years. For the other five players (Morgan Davidson, Jasmine Curtis, Ellen Watts, Ella Jamieson and Alli Kennedy), this will be their first time representing Lincoln at the tournament and no doubt will be a chance for them to learn what it takes to compete with the best, whilst also striving to send the older girls off on a positive and winning note. The players and management are extremely grateful for the assistance of all sponsors and supporters who have supported them financially in their endeavours, without their help, getting to the tournament would not be possible. Fuelling Lincoln High School Sport Bridget Allan Ella Jamieson Jasmine Curtis Alli Kennedy Sponsored by: Sponsored by: Sponsored by: Ph: 027 4341 790 or Ph: 03 325 7445 www.allanag.co.nz Ph: 027 435 9670 Ellesmere Jct Road Ph: 03 325 2811 Morgan Davidson Petra Campbell Sponsored by: Sponsored by: Amanda Cherry Shop 10, 70 Rolleston Drive, Rolleston Ph: 02 340 6995 14 Gerald Street, Lincoln Ph: 03 325 2409 19 Gerald Street Lincoln Ph: 03 325 7570 16 Gerald Street, Lincoln Ph: 0800 650 100 5b Gerald Street, Lincoln Ph: 03 325 2285 3 Gerald Street, Lincoln www.broadfieldflowersflorist.co.nz Mackenzie Pringle Sponsored by: RURAL BANKING Dave Pringle Ph: 021 435 734 Ph: 021 221 1884 Janie Watkins Sponsored by: 780 Old Tai Tapu Road, Tai Tapu Ph: 03 329 6819 Ellen Watts Sponsored by: Watts Inside INTERIORS Ph: 027 291 3540 www.wattsinside.co.nz 3/19 Gerald Street, Lincoln Ph: 03 366 2550 67 Gerald Street, Lincoln Ph: 03 325 2120 5 Robert Street, Lincoln www.thelincolnpantry.co.nz

SELWYN TIMES Latest Christchurch news at www.star.kiwi Wednesday March 21 2018 29 The Lincoln High School Senior A Boys Volleyball team will be attending the New Zealand Secondary Schools volleyball tournament in Palmerston North from the 18th to the 24th of March. This year’s team is full of youthful exuberance with a sprinkling of experience, which bodes for an exciting tournament promising massive growth. With the help and guidance of ex-student Pesa Morrison, the boys have been training consistently twice a week since the start of the school year and have made some excellent progress in both their ability and coming together as a tight team. The team competes in the Canterbury Volleyball Monday night competition and have recently represented Lincoln High School at both the South Island and Canterbury championships, in which they have shown some impressive improvement as well as achieving some pleasing results. In Palmerston North Lincoln High School will be competing with over 180 other teams and will be looking to continue the schools proud history of performing well at New Zealand’s largest secondary schools sporting event. For three of the boys (Carlito Shalfoon, Ben Sisson and Raymond Lo) this will be their last opportunity to participate at the national tournament and is something they have been building and training for over the past 5 years. For the other seven players (Ryan Vincent, Mark Turner, Matt Bowen, Duncan Fulton, Jonathon Allan, Callum Vallance and Ben Hooper) this will be no doubt will be a chance for them to learn what it takes to compete with the best, whilst also striving to send the older boys off on a positive and winning note. The players and management are extremely grateful for the assistance of all sponsors and supporters who have supported them financially in their endeavours, without their help, getting to the tournament would not be possible. Fuelling Lincoln High School Sport Jonathan Allan Matthew Bowen Duncan Fulton Sponsored by: Sponsored by: Sponsored by: Phone: 03 322 8747 490 Sparks Road, Halswell, Christchurch brad@halswellbutchery.co.nz EE 1880 M_jc 6,R-EQQRS FOOTWEAR REPAIRS 27 Lincoln Road, Christchurch Phone: 03 338 5232 GLENBURN PARK LTD Ben Hooper Sponsored by: Carlito Shalfoon Sponsored by: Mark Turner Sponsored by: Unit C, 33 Foremans Road, Islington, Christchurch. Phone: 03 344 2972 rob.silcock@pbanz.com Shop 4, 9 Masefield Drive, Rolleston Phone: 03 347 2614 156 Leeston Road • Ph 329 5802 9 Canada Crescent, Christchurch Phone: 03 349 0343 Callum Vallance Ryan Vincent Raymond Lo Ben Sisson Sponsored by: Sponsored by: 606 Leeston Road, Springston Phone: 03 329 5061 springstonauto@gmail.com Shop 7, Rolleston Square. Phone: 03 347 1322 fb.com/rollestonhaircuts www.rollestonhaircuts.co.nz