Student Achievements - April 2019

Student Achievements - April 2019

ACADEMIC

Science: Two Auckland Grammar teams travelled to Wellington to compete at the 2019 New Zealand Young Scientist Tournament. Both teams performed well in the tournament, but it was Auckland Grammar Team #1 who reached the final against teams from Wellington College and Kristin School.

The team's presentation on the elasticity of chicken bones placed in acid beat Kristin College by one point to be named National Champions. Congratulations to Ryaan Sidhu, Michael Yao and captain Matthew Griffiths all of 4A.

SPORT

Equestrian: Finley Cranch 6G won Reserve Champion at the recent Horse of the Year competition.

Golf: Joshua Bai 3G finished fifth at the Akarana Golf Open, scoring five-under 65. Joshua has long been seen as one of New Zealand's top golfing prospects.

Kayaking: Angus Baker 3A raced in the New Zealand Kayak Marathon National Championship during the term break, winning the 10km race. He is now the New Zealand Champion in the Under 14 division.