Tupapa’s Mii Piri, right, tussles for possession against Takuvaine in the premier netball match on Saturday. 21042031
Avatiu premier side has maintained their unbeaten run in the Rarotonga Netball Competition.
game one of round two played on Saturday, the Curly Taripo-led side thumped
Ngatangiia Matavera 62-35 at home to extend their winning streak and strengthen
their lead in the weekly competition.
the other premier matches played on Saturday, Titikaveka defeated Arorangi
54-45 in a close tussle. In another close encounter, host Tupapa overcame
Cook Islands’ Tekura Moeka’a said round two competition got off to an exciting
start with tit for tat matches in open divisions played on Wednesday.
open matches usually start off our week of netball as they are played on a
Wednesday. A close match in the Open 1 between Tupapa versus Takuvaine was
seen. In the last 10 seconds, Takuvaine caused a turnover on Tupapa pass on,
scoring to win,” Moeka’a said.
another even match in Open 2 division, there was a tit for tat battle between
Arorangi and Titikaveka with the latter managing a close 29-28 win.
the age group competition, the Ngatangiia Matavera 15U side caused havoc beating
the previously unbeaten Avatiu 15U, 28-25.
Netball Cook Islands will be running a Golf Ambrose Fundraiser on Friday, April
30. Registration fee is $150 per team of six. Contact Rarotonga Golf Club
20621, Mavis 55810 or Kura 79653 for more information.