Terms 1 and 4 (Summer)

Tennis is one of the major summer sports at College, with teams in each division of the Canterbury Secondary Schools Wednesday competition.

Boys practice at the Te Kura Hagley Park Tennis Club under the guidance of the Te Kura Hagley clubs professional coach and his team. All tennis players have access to these coaches. The top tennis squads train at Wilding Park under the guidance of Canterbury coach Matt Meredith.

The Senior A team participates in provincial, South Island and national school championships. Top junior tennis players also have opportunities to play in annual interschool fixtures against Otago Boys' High School.

Master-in-Charge: Ben Vink – Venue: Te Kura Hagley Park Tennis Club
Training: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
Uniform: College tennis polo and white shorts

Recent Success


  • CSS Team Champion
  • SISS Team Champion
  • Runner-up NZSS


  • CSS Senior Championships – senior singles and Year 11 doubles title
  • SISS Team Championships – runners up
  • CSS Junior Championships – Year 9 singles and Year 10 doubles titles, runner up in Year 10 singles and Year 9 doubles


  • CSS Team Championships – 1st place
  • NZSS Team Championships – 5th place

Tennis Coaching Staff

Matt Meredith Tennis

Matt Meredith

A Squad Coach

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Hugo Nurse-Strang

A Squad Coach

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