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After two days of volleyball, Avarua Primary School students had the biggest smiles.

That’s because the school took out all three categories in the girls competition and the A and C grades in the boys competition.

The school’s biggest rival was once again Avatea school who hosted this year’s inter-primary school volleyball competition.

Avatea ‘ just managed to take out the B grade in the boy’s competition and second place in the girls A grade competition.

Avatea Primary School would like to thank parents and volunteers for a successful two-day tournament with a special meitaki maata to Kevin Iro and the Cook Islands Sports Academy students for providing technical assistance in scoring games.

- Matariki Wilson

Results: Girls – A grade-1st Avarua, 2nd Avatea, 3rd Arorangi, B grade-1st Avarua, 2nd Nukutere, 3rd Titikaveka, C grade-1st Avarua, 2nd Arorangi, 3rd Takitumu.

Boys – A grade-1st Avarua, 2nd Avatea, 3rd Nikao, B grade-1st Avatea, 2nd Avarua, 3rd, C grade-1st Avarua, 2nd Papaaroa, 3rd Arorangi.