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Junior Boys winners of Thames Valley Volleyball Champs 2016

Thames Valley Secondary School Volleyball Championships.
Mercury Bay Junior Boys are Thames Valley Volley Ball Champs 2016
Two teams of Students travelled away to Katikati yesterday Wednesday 16 November for the TVSS Volleyball Champs.    The students have been training with Mr Davy on lunch breaks and their hard work and commitment certainly paid off.  Mercury Bay stood out not only in their smart uniforms but their on court play and team work proved a touch above the other teams and our Boys took out the competition.  Well done to Mr Davy, Leisa McCleery & Juliet Clague for your support.
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Talented Young Swimmers

Milly Lamason and Aimee Burton attended the Hillcrest Festival Meet in Hamilton on Sunday 16 October 2016.


Milly swam five races and Aimee swam six races and they got personal best times (PBs) in each of their races. Top ten finishes in their age groups included:


Milly Lamason 5th in Girls 11 years & under 50m butterfly

Aimee Burton 7th in Girls 12-13 years 100m breastroke

Milly Lamason went onto Central North Island Champs in Rotorua 21st - 23rd October competing against Hawkes Bay, BOP, Waikato, Taranaki & Manuwatu and qualified for 6 races with 3 PB's.

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Sports and Cultural photos timetable for Wednesday 31 August


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National Secondary School Surf Comp in Raglan 8-10 August.

Six MBAS students attended the National Secondary School Surf Comp in Raglan where over 20 Schools from over New Zealand competed. Our students competing were Julian Evereth, Tangaroa Lewis, Atawhai Charteris, Harry Evans, Ben Smith and James Scott.

Mercury Bay Area School came out 6th overall on points.

Individuals Overall Results - Ben Smith 5th equal in U14 Boys & James Scott 6th equal in U16 Boys

Congratulations guys - we need a woman in the team for next year...

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Netball Senior A's Week 3 Term 3

Netball MBAS Senior A Preparing for UNISS -  The upper North Island Secondary Schools tournament

Senior A played at the WBoP secondary school netball tournie in Rororua August 6. A VERY cold tournie  in Rotorua for WBoP UNISS teams. MBAS won 1 of 6 games. The team we won against is in the same grade as us at UNISS. A very positive tournie  for us, as we could  see where we stand against teams in higher grades. Bring on UNISS!!! Grace Ngataua identified at the WBoP Secondary School Tournmament


Thank you to our local sponsors....Cooper Tyres Whitianga, Coastal Refrigeration, Hot Water Beach Top 10,New World Whitianga and NZCT. You have helped us get to UNISS.

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Rugby Term 3 Week 3

Semi Final results for our Devo and 4th grade boys - August 6

4th grade played a massive game against HPC with a big home crowd, held up on the try line twice it was so close but the end result was a 5-0 loss

Development played in Waihi with a loss of 28-3. Penalty kick to Joe Reynolds and Players of the Day - Fletcher Bale and Daniel MacFarlane.

Photo by Stacey Bale - Development Daniel MacFarlane charging forward  in Waihi

Photo: 4th grade Emanual Johnston preparing to kick to touch

Photo by Stacey Bale:  Development Daniel MacFarlane charging forward  in Waihi

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MBAS Senior A's beat Paeroa 34-23

Every Tuesday night Senior A's are travelling to play teams in Paeroa and Thames in preparation for their UNISS debut. They have just returned from WBoP Tournie in Rotorua where they could measure their skill against future UNISS Teams. Congrtas to Grace Ngataua - identified at the WBoP Secondary School Tournie.

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Basketball Finals Friday 26 August

Basketball finals will be held at MBAS Gym on the 26 August. Times will beconfirmed.

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MBAS Rugby

1st XV loss to HPC 50-0

Devo win over HPC 43-17

Tries for Antonio Anderson, Jamie Tohaia, Marcus Marsters, Blake Dowd, Tangaroa Lewis, Jack Stevenson, 4x conversions by Joe Reynolds

4th Grade win over HPC 19-17

Tries for Aaron Johansen, Khan Simpson, Casey King, 2x conversions by Luke Caddy

Congratulations to Devo and 4th grade who are now both through to semi finals!

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