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Shirley Boys’ High School Rugby Awards 2017

We look at and congratulate our top Rugby players and Coaches at Shirley Boys’ High School A very successful prize-giving to finish the season, with the highlight being the guest speaker, Tom Christie. Tom was a member of SBHS 1st XV 2013 – 2015. A skilled and versatile loose forward, he captained the team in […]


Published: 05 Oct 2017
by Blake Wells
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Year 12 Student, Ryan James, representing Canterbury in U22 Indoor Cricket

Congratulations to Year 12 student Ryan James who competed in the U22 provincial indoor cricket tournament in Auckland towards the end of Term 2.  Canterbury made the final against Wellington but unfortunately lost the final. At the awards/presentation night on Saturday Ryan was awarded MVP for the U22 Canterbury side and was also chosen in […]


Published: 03 Jul 2017
by Blake Wells
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Sportsman of the Year Dinner 2017 

This Years Sportsman of the Year Dinner is held at Russley Golf Club where we will celebrate our top sportsmen and their achievements. Date: Wednesday 27th September  Time: 6:45pm Venue: Russley Golf Club, 428 Memorial Ave. Cost:  Parents: $40.00 Students: $20 (Sponsored by Spartans Sport) Guest Speaker: Athol Earl (Rowing – Olympic Gold Medalist) Staff […]


Published: 15 Sep 2017
by Sarah Boyd
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Winter Sports Tournament Week

This last week SBHS sports teams travelled all around New Zealand to compete in their sports. Massive congratulations to the U15 Rugby side for winning the South Island Championship 38-12 over Southland Boys (see attached video).  Fantastic effort! Monday: Rugby – U15 team won their first game of the South Island Champs 53-5 vs Timaru […]


Published: 08 Sep 2017
by Blake Wells

Futsal Nationals – Day 1

After a frantic start to the day the Junior futsal team have found their flow & control of games. First game of the pool play saw them open against Taradale High School. After a sloppy start, a succession of goals flew into the opposition goal closing the first game 8-2. Top goal scorer with five […]


Published: 29 Mar 2017
by Chris Needle
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SBHS 1XV Rugby Old Boys’ Reunion

In support of the ongoing success of Shirley Boys’ High School Rugby, and recognising those that have gone before them, you are invited to the SBHS annual Old Boys’ reunion. When: 27th May, 7.00pmWhere: Nga Tahi, Shirley Boys’ High SchoolCost: $20 (includes supper and complimentary drink) Could we ask, for catering purposes, that if you […]


Published: 02 May 2017
by Blake Wells
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MARLBOROUGH BOYS’ COLLEGE EXCHANGE 23rd and 24th MAY 2016 RESULTS 

RUGBY U15:  SBHS 34 beat MBC 17 RUGBY 1st XV: SBHS 8 beat MBC 7 FOOTBALL 1st XI: SBHS 1 lost to MBC 5 FOOTBALL Junior XI: SBHS 2 lost to MBC 3 HOCKEY 1st XI: SBHS 1 lost to MBC 6 JUNIOR BASKETBALL: SBHS 79 beat MBC 67 SENIOR BASKETBALL: SBHS 97 beat MBC 71 .


Published: 24 May 2016
by Steph McMillan
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Top Ten Badge Award

Congratulations to Jake Luthi and James Alexander who were recently awarded a top ten badge from Rowing New Zealand. These are awarded to each pupil who places in the top ten of a premier under-18 event that has more than ten entries. Jake and James are the first recipients of this badge for Shirley Boys’ […]


Published: 24 May 2016
by Sandra McKernan
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South Island Titles for Shirley BHS Rowing

The SBHS Rowing Squad continued its winning ways at the 2016 South Island Secondary Schools Rowing Championships. The regatta features over 1200 rowers from 47 schools throughout the South Island, converging on the town of Twizel for two days of intense racing. As a last hit out for crews before competing in National Rowing Championships […]


Published: 29 Mar 2016
by R Wilson-Pyne
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SBHS Rowers off to a good start

Day ONE Maadi A good day of racing from our crews as they competed in heats, the first step to progress through to finals days on Friday and Saturday. The Under 18 Novice Eight has led the way, defeating Wanganui Collegiate and St Peters, the silver and bronze medal winners from the North Island. Sacred […]


Published: 04 Apr 2016
by Rob Wilson-Pyne
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Student Achievements

Congratulations to all of the following students! CPIT Māori and Pacific Leadership Awards 2015 The CPIT Foundation was delighted to support the CPIT Māori and Pacific Leadership Awards for 2015.  Some fantastic students were honoured at the awards held on the 23 November, and Shirley Boys’ High School had two students receive an award. EXCELLENCE […]


Published: 29 Jan 2016
by Sandra McKernan