College Sport Wellington Cross Country Champs were recently held at Harcourt Park, Upper Hutt. WGC runners excelled with our Under 16 team winning both the 3-person, and 6-person team events. Jessica Hughes came in 2nd, Maia Holbert 3rd, Hannah Evett 5th, Carly Smith 6th, Megumi Hirose 21st and Emily Ford 29th. The Senior Under 19 team won the 3-person team event. Lucy Hegan came 2nd, Emma Douglass 5th and Caitlin Douglass 10th. Olivia Pugh came in 11th and Eleanor White 16th. Our most successful Year 9 runners were Emma Brent at 11th and Olivia Hendry 16th.
Congratulations to the following WGC students who have been selected to represent Wellington at the New Zealand Secondary Schools Cross Country Relays Championships being held in Taupo on June 16th. In the Under 16 girls team are Hannah Evett, Maia Holbert, and Jessica Hughes. Carly Smith is a reserve for the team. And in the Senior girls team Lucy Hegan has been selected with Emma Douglass named reserve. Good luck to the rest of the WGC runners who will also be competing in Taupo at the cross country champs.