Titikaveka leads the charge for netball title

Tuesday May 24, 2016 Written by Published in Netball

Arorangi overcame Takuvaine in the Rarotonga Netball Club competition semi-final over the weekend to book its place in the premier showdown against the undefeated Titikaveka.

 

In a tough and exciting tussle at the Bluesky Sports Arena in Nikao on Saturday, Arorangi outmuscled Takuvaine 72-66 to remain in the run for the top title.

Defending champions Titikaveka who have dominated the weekly competition from the start, thumped Avatiu 80-52 in the other semis.

In the reserve grade, Titikaveka will take on Arorangi after overcoming Tupapa 45-31 and Avatiu 43-40, respectively, in the semi-finals.

The Open 1 grade also had some close competitions in the semi-finals between Arorangi and Titikaveka.

Titikaveka managed to pip Arorangi 33-32 in a close battle while Tupapa thumped Takuvaine 57-19 in the other semis.

Competition coordinator Matangaro Maxwell said they were anticipating tough matches in the finals.

The draws for the finals will be released later.                                        

Results ; Premier - Arorangi 72 Takuvaine 66, Titikaveka 80 Avatiu 52; Reserve - Arorangi 43      Avatiu 40, Titikaveka 45 Tupapa 31; Open 1 - Arorangi 32 Titikaveka 33, Tupapa 57           Takuvaine 19; Open 2 - Avatiu 26 Tupapa 17, Titikaveka 31 Takuvaine 21; Junior Open - Avatiu 35 Titikaveka 27, Arorangi 40 Tupapa 38; 14 Under - Titikaveka 17 Tupapa 18, Arorangi 28 Avatiu 20; 12 Under        - Arorangi 11 Titikaveka 4, Avatiu 15 Ngatangiia 4; 10 Under Avatiu 6 Tupapa 8, Ngatangiia 14           Arorangi 9; 8 Under Avatiu 10 Titikaveka 7, Tupapa 13 Ngatangiia 0

 

 

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