The Pinehurst Golf Team, Year 8 to Year 13, have had a brilliant winning streak this term.
The Pinehurst students have played very well in the North Shore Premier Intercollegiate Golf Tournament, winning 4 from 4 against their North Shore counterparts. Shooting a combined score of 99, they beat Wentworth who scored 124. Subin Wui shot the lowest score with a two under par round. Their next win was beating Rangitoto College by 104 to 119. Sung Jin Yeo had the best round, scoring a level par 34. He has now shot two level par rounds in the competition. The Pinehurst Golfers then went on to beat Kristin 106 – 122 and Westlake 104 - 115 to become top of the table.
The team consists of Subin Wui, Sung Jin Yeo, Yeon Soo Son, Jae Woo Son and Eujin Kang.
All five members of Pinehurst’s golf team entered and were accepted to play in the New Zealand Stroke Play Championships at Paraparaumu. They compete against the top amateurs in New Zealand.
Pole Vaulting Victory
Pinehurst Year 11 student, Aria Rhodes has had a fantastic start to the year with her pole vaulting, achieving the following:
Auckland Athletics Championships 2018, 1st Place U18 Pole Vault
Waikato Athletics Championships 2018, 1st Place U20 Pole Vault - New PB of 3.60m
NZ Athletic Nationals 2018, 1st Place in U18 Pole Vault.
Australian Athletics Nationals 2018 in Sydney, 1st Place U17 Pole Vault and 2nd Place U20 Pole Vault.
Now ranked 1st in the New Zealand Under 18 for the 2018 season and 2nd in the world for 2018 Under 17 Women’s Pole Vault, Aria is certainly one to watch in the future.