Terms 2 and 3 (Winter)

Inter-school basketball takes place on Tuesday (Thomson Trophy – Senior A), Friday evenings (CSS competition – Senior and Years 9–11 teams) or Saturday (CBA competition – U23, U20, U17 and U15 sides). Year 9 teams play after school on Friday or in U15 sides on Saturday. Games are usually played in school gymnasiums.

All teams are managed by College staff and coached by external professionals. Several of the external coaches are linked with the Canterbury Rams.

House basketball is played at lunchtime in Terms 2 and 3.

Master-in-Charge: Ben Sheat – email hidden; JavaScript is requiredVenue: College Gym and Wharenui Sports Centre
Training: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (depending on team)
Uniform: College basketball uniform

Recent Success


  • Winner of the Thomson Trophy – first time in College history
  • Winner of the South Island Invitational Tournament
  • CSS Friday Basketball – division 1 and division 2 title-holders


  • Thomson Trophy – semifinalist
  • CSS Friday basketball – three teams making finals and one grade winner
  • SISS Champs – 1st in Year 9/Year 10 championship and 9th in senior championship


  • Thomson Trophy – 7th place
  • CBA U15 Premiership title (first-ever title)
  • SISS Championships – 4th in Year 9/Year 10 championship


  • Canterbury Schools Thomson Trophy – 2nd place
  • SISS Senior Championships – 1st place (first-ever title)
  • NZSS Championships – 4th in New Zealand


  • SISS Senior Championships – 6th place
  • NZSS Senior Championships – qualified for first time

Basketball Coaching Staff

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Ben Sheat

Senior A Coach

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Joe Cook-Green

Senior B Head Coach

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