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WGC Football Convenor

Tim Harford
(tim.harford@wgc.school.nz)

WGC Football teams play in the mid-week interschool competition. The 1st XI will also compete at the National Premier Tournament. (2nd - 6th Sept, Christchurch)


WGC Football is not affiliated, associated, endorses or is in any way officially connected with any particular football club or academy.  

Students Year 10 and above, may make up a social team of at least 15 players, but at the time of entering their team, they must also nominate a competent adult coach / manager to referee their games each week. All players must complete an individual online registration form as well as submit ONE team form online. Training is optional for social teams.

1st X1 - Coach Ben Frean

Competition - Division 1, played Wed night on aritifical turf, usually Wakefield Park

Training - Mondays 3.30pm - 5.30pm  WGC Field

Team - Open to seniors and juniors 

Uniform - Tops & Shorts supplied. Two pairs of socks need to be purchased from the NZ Uniforms shop - plain gold alternate socks and the WGC black & gold socks

 

2nd X1 - Coach TBA

Competition - Division 2, played Wednesdays 4pm onwards at local schools or artifical turf

Training - TBA - WGC Field

Team - Open to seniors and juniors 

Uniform - Tops & Shorts supplied. WGC black & gold playing socks are compulsory

 


3rd X1 - Coach TBA

Competition - Division 2 played Wednesdays 4pm onwards at local schools  Training - TBA - WGC Field Team - Seniors (Year 11-13) only Uniform - Tops provided, black WGC PE shorts. WGC black & gold playing socks are compulsory.
     

Junior A, B & C - Coaches TBA

Competition - Junior Regional Div 1, played Wednesdays 4pm onwards at local schools

Training - TBA - WGC Field

Team - Juniors (year 9 & 10) only

Uniform - WGC PE uniform, tops and shorts (no exception). WGC black & gold playing socks are compulsory.

 

Social Teams

 Competition - Division 3 played Tuesdays at 4pm at local schools or WCC grounds

Uniform - Social teams may supply their own team shirt (all the same) but the shorts and socks should be standard WGC uniform. All players must individually register online, and one team list must also be registered online.


Cost

$80.00  

Internet Banking                       

030518-0027013-002      (WGC Account)

Reference=Student’s name & Sport ie “Foot” e.g. Rosie Smith Foot

 

Trials

The 1st & 2nd squads will be open to Juniors and Seniors

Any senior who does not make the 1st or 2nd squads will play in the 3rd X1. 

Any juniors not placed in either the 1st or 2nd squads after the Trial 2, will trial for the junior squads in Trial 3.

Trial 1

Sunday 17th February - WGC Field  (Wet or fine)

 

Juniors (Year 9 & 10)    9.30am - 11.30am  

Seniors (Year 11-13)     Noon - 2pm 

(Please arrive early to register)

Players are to bring:

  • Drink bottles and snacks
  • Sun block

How this trial will run:
Players are split into four un-graded groups.  Each group will complete one of four skill stations set up around the field and then rotate to the next station.  Scores/times/ability/attitudes will be recorded.   

Trial 2

To select the 1st & 2nd X1 Teams (girls will be invited to attend this trial)

Sun 24th Feb - St Pats College Turf Kilbirnie - 9am - 11am 
 
- Short games on a full sized turf 
- All trialists in preferred positions where possible 

 

Trial 3  For juniors only, who have not been selected into the 1st & 2nd X1 teams.

Sunday 3rd March - WGC Field 9.30am - 11.30am

If you are unable to attend one or more of the trials, please let the Sports Office know. 
 

Players are to bring:

  • Shin pads for Trial 2 and Trial 3  are compulsory, but optional for Trial 1
  • Drink bottles and snacks
  • Sun block

Registration

A registration form must be submitted online, and payment made, by Friday 8th February. 

Back to WGC Sport page

 

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