Macca’s Week Four Picks

Week two of the term brings some more High School Action

A full slate of games is on this week (Tuesday 28 July). Double Header games, at Whelan games at 5:15pm and Thomson games at 7:00pm unless otherwise noted:

  • Ellesmere will host Riccarton Girls and then their neighbours from Rolleston
  • Hagley has Villa Maria and Lincoln visiting
  • Hillmorton will be the underdog in matchups against the Cashmere girls, and Hornby boys
  • Kaiapoi will hope to go 2-0 when their girls play Burnside, followed by the boys taking on Mairehau
  • Out at the Megadome (Rangiora) Christ’s College wil play at 5:30, followed by our Macca’s Whelan Game of the Week with CGHS taking on Rangiora
  • Middleton Grange will be looking to win against Rangi Ruru and Burnside
  • Ōrua Paeroa will see Papanui and Riccarton play Avonside and Shirley Boys’ respectively
  • Rangiora New Life will have a tough match against the Linwood boys, and then St Margaret’s girls
  • St. Andrew’s has the “double-double” header against both Ashburton teams

Tipping off at 7pm in single game action:

  • Cathedral hosts Te Pā o Rākaihautū
  • Christchurch Boys’ against Cashmere is our Macca’s Thomson Game of the Week
  • St. Bede’s will look to cement a place in the top six against St. Thomas

Thursday night StAC will host Rangi Ruru at 6:45pm

Our Picks for the week:

Whelan Division I

Avonside Girls’; Middleton Grange; Rangiora; St. Andrew’s

Whelan Division II

Cashmere; Ellesmere; Kaiapoi; St. Margaret’s; Villa Maria

Thomson Division I

Cashmere; Christ’s; Middleton Grange; Shirley Boys’; St. Andrew’s; St. Bede’s

Thomson Division II

Cathedral; Hornby; Kaiapoi; Lincoln; Linwood; Rolleston


Last Week’s Picks: Whelan 7/8; Thomson 10/12

Year to Date Picks: Whelan 22/25; Thomson 29/36

Make sure to like our Thomson and Whelan Facebook page for results as they are reported, and photos from a selection of games each night.


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