THE SPORT of netball’s role in creating a healthy society was highlighted at the opening ceremony of the inaugural junior Rising Stars Netball Championship on Wednesday night.
Lifting netball skills from village club level to international standards is the key drive behind the highly anticipated inaugural “Rising Stars Netball Championship” tournament.
Titikaveka have maintained their dominance in the domestic netball competition following another powerful campaign in the 2016 season which reached its climax over the weekend.
THE COOK ISLANDS netball under-21 side is gearing well for the 2016 Oceania Netball World Youth Cup Qualifiers set for September 26 to 29 in North Harbour, Auckland.
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.
Defending premier netball champions Titikaveka remains on track of a successful title defence after a winning start to their 2016 campaign in the Rarotonga Netball Club competition.
Netball Cook Islands under-21 coach John Glassie will hold trials this coming month in preparation for the Oceania qualifiers to the 2017 World Youth Netball Championship in Botswana.