Kaila News

18th March

Fiji leads New Caledonia 2-0

THE Vodafone Fiji National Football team currently leads the New Caledonia team 2-0 during the first International Friendly match at the ANZ stadium in Suva. Fiji’s striker Samuela Drudru scored both goals in the 36...

17th March

Nasinu downs RKS in schools rugby league

NASINU Secondary School (NSS) yesterday destroyed Ratu Kadavulevu School’s (RKS) hope of winning the under-19 South Eastern Zone Secondary Schools Rugby League champion title for the second year in a row. NSS defeated the Lodoni boys 22-10 after a tough match at the Marist Brothers High School ground in Flagstaff, Suva. Head coach Mosese Rova...

16th March

Better performance

SIGATOKA Methodist High School and Cuvu College were crowned winners of the 2019 Coca-Cola Nadroga Navosa Zone meet at Lawaqa Park in Sigatoka yesterday. Sigatoka Methodist won 19 gold, seven silver and six bronze medals followed by Navosa Central College with six gold, eight silver and six bronze medals while St Theresa Secondary School finished...

Wana wins for special fan

WANA Senivono defied all odds as she fulfilled her aim in winning a gold medal for a special fan. The Nawairuku native of Ra won the Coca-Cola Nadroga Navosa Zone senior girls 800m final –– an achievement she dedicated to her mum Naomi Seleimoana Waqa. The daily training in the hills of Navosa has paid...

Virisine surprised by zone victory

IT was an emotional win for senior girls 400 metres gold medallist Virisine Macuku of Waidina Secondary School in Naitasiri. The 18-year-old surprised the crowd when she beat her Adi Cakobau School opponent in the last 100 metres of the race to win gold. Macuku ran a time of 1 minute and 4 seconds. Macuku...

LMS, ACS dominate Triple N Zone meet

TRIPLE N Zone giants Adi Cakobau School and Lelean Memorial School both retained their titles at the end of competition yesterday at the ANZ Stadium in Suva. Adi Cakobau School (ACS) scooped 38 gold, 31 silver and 20 bronze medals to win in the girls division. Lelean Memorial School grabbed 23 gold, 19 silver and...

15th March

Triple N Zone: ACS and Lelean take top honours

ADI Cakobau School and Lelean Memorial School dominated all grades to become overall winners of the Coca-Cola Triple N Zone today. The Coca-Cola Games defending girls champion won 89 medals–38 gold, 31 silver and 20 bronze medals. LMS won the boys title with 23 gold, 19 silver and 10 bronze medals. Sawani’s Serenia Ragatu was...

Navosa Nadroga Zone: Sigatoka Methodist and Cuvu College wins competition

SIGATOKA Methodist College and Cuvu College took out top honours at the Coca-Cola Nadroga Navosa Zone meet that ended Lawaqa Park this afternoon. Sigatoka Methodist won 19 gold, 7 silver and 6 bronze followed by Navosa Central College with  6 gold, 8 silver and 6 bronze, while Saint Teresa finished on the third spot with 6...

Lami Primary end week-long cultural celebrations

LAMI Primary School today ended their week-long cultural celebrations to help indigenous students learn more about their cultural values and traditions. Cultural Week coordinator Savaira Tabuaniviti said with the theme ‘Meu kilai au mada’, the students were given the opportunity to learn more about their villages and what their provinces were distinctly known for. “Many...

Triple N Zone: ACS and Lelean lead medal tally

ADI Cakobau School is currently dominating the Triple N Zone competition in the girls division with 10 gold, 11 silver and 3 bronze medals. Lelean Memorial School is leading in the boys division with 5 gold, 4 silver and 2 bronze medals. Finals are underway at the ANZ Stadium in Suva.

Nadroga Navosa Zone: Sigatoka Methodist wins 4x100m relay final

SIGATOKA Methodist High School ruled the Coca Cola Nadroga Navosa Zone 4x100m finals at Lawaqa Park this afternoon. The school made a clean sweep in the sub-junior and inter-boys and girls category, and also won the senior girls division, while Cuvu managed to win only one gold medal  in the senior boys division. St Teresa...

Triple N: Joji claims Blue Ribbon event

BLUE ribbon event winner William Joji could not contain his excitement after winning the event for Sila Central High School at the Triple ‘N’ Zone competition held at the ANZ Stadium in Suva. The Qarani, Gau, lad ran a time of 10.98 seconds beating Lelean Memorial School’s Senirusi Rauqe who ran a time of 11.12...

Nadroga Navosa Zone: Kunadogo wins crucial gold medal for Cuvu

CUVU College flyer Josevata Kunadogo was in top form winning a crucial gold medal for his school in the Nadroga Navosa Zone competition at Lawaqa Park this afternoon. The Nawaka native started slowly as he crushed past the first 100m and shifted to fifth gear in the last 100m to win convincingly. Meanwhile, Cuvu dominated...

14th March

Suva Zone 2: Veitaqomaki wins best athlete award

PETERO Veitaqomaki of Marxist Brothers High School is the best male athlete of the Suva Zone Two meet currently being held at the ANZ National Stadium Veitaqomaki won gold in the 3000m and 1500m. He also set a new record in the 3000m. In the female division  Suva Grammar School students Fane Sauvakacolo and Melodie...

Suva Zone 2: Marist dominates boys division

MARIST Brothers High School (MBHS) won all but one grade in the Coca-Cola Suva Zone 2 competition at the ANZ Stadium today. The school won the sub junior, junior and senior grades and second best Suva Grammar School won the intermediate grade by just a gold. In the sub junior grade, MBHS won 11 of...

Suva Zone 2: St Josephs wins junior and intermediate grades

SAINT Josephs Secondary School could not defend their title as overall winner in the girls division but still walked home with shields for two grades. The girls from Waimanu Road won the junior and intermediate grades. In the junior grade, SJSS was too good winning eight gold medals, five silver and four bronze while second...

Suva Zone 2: SGS wins girls sub junior grade

SUVA Grammar School won the girls sub junior division of the Suva Zone 2 meet at the ANZ National Stadium in Suva. SGS won nine gold, one silver and four bronze medals. St Joseph’s Secondary School came second with one gold, six silver and three bronze medals. Jai Narayan College came third with a silver....

Suva Zone 2: Marist wins boys division again

MARIST Brothers High School is a serious contender for the Coca-Cola Games boys’ title after winning a total of 80 medals today. Successfully defending their title at the Coca-Cola Suva Zone 2 meet, the Marist Boys won the sub junior, junior and senior grades. Marist amassed a total of 34 golds, 26 silver and 20...

Suva Zone 2: Grammar wins girls division

SUVA Grammar School is the winner of the Coca-Cola Suva Zone 2  girls division athletics competition With wins in two grades, SGS scooped a total of 22 gold medals, 11 silver and 16 bronze at the ANZ National Stadium in Suva. Defending champion St Joseph’s Secondary School came second with 19 gold medals, 22 silver...

Nadroga/Navosa Zone: Cuvu in top form to defend title

CUVU College is in top form to successfully defend the Coca Cola Nadroga /Navosa Zone meet. The side scooped three gold medals in the boy’s 400m final and another two in the 100m final to lead the first day of competition. Golden boy Ronald Sharma who won the sub  junior boys 400m final at the...

Suva Zone 2: MBHS, SJSS maintain dominance

MARIST Brothers High School is currently dominating the boys division with 9 gold medals, 5 silver and 5 bronze at the Coca-Cola Suva Zone 2 competition at the ANZ stadium in Laucala Bay, Suva. In the girls division, former champions Saint Joseph Secondary maintains their lead with 5 gold, 8 silver and 2 bronze. A...

Suva Zone 2: Sauvakacolo breaks senior girls 100m record

IT was a proud moment for Lutu, Wainibuka native, Fane Sauvakacolo after breaking the record in the senior girls 100 metre finals. Sauvakacolo ran a time of 12.87 seconds breaking the old record of 13.53 made by Mereoni Natau of Lomary Secondary School. The 19 year-old lass thanked the support of her family who helped...

Nadroga/Navosa Zone: Kavanagasau leads boys division

KAVANAGASAU College surprisingly leads the boys division early in the Day One of the Coca Cola Nadroga/Navosa Zone held at Lawaqa Park today. The Sigatoka Valley-based school leads with a gold medal and one silver and one bronze. Top schools Cuvu College, Sigatoka Methodist High School and Nasikawa are slowly making their mark in the...

Suva Zone 2: MBHS, SJSS lead medal tally

MARIST Brothers High School is currently leading the boys medal at the Coca-Cola Suva Zone 2 competition at the ANZ Stadium in Suva. The boys from Kaunikuila currently have three gold medals, two silver and two bronze medals. Suva Grammar School is in second position with two gold, one silver and two bronze. While Nuku...

Suva Zone 2: Veitaqomaki sets new record in 3000m

A NEW record has been set by Marist Brothers High School’s Petero Veitaqomaki in the 3000 metres open grade event at the Coca-Cola Suva Zone 2 Games at the ANZ Stadium in Laucala Bay, Suva. Veitaqomaki ran a time of 11.08 minutes  breaking the old record of 11.27 minutes set by Christopher Zoing last year....

13th March

Suva Zone 2 boost for Nabua athletes

NABUA Secondary School athletes are prepared for the Coca-Cola Suva Zone 2 competition which will be held tomorrow at the ANZ Stadium in Laucala Bay, Suva. Head of PEMAC department Salome Qerewaqa said the 50 athletes were provided with a huge boost today after the school provided them with new uniforms for the event. “We...

Students in action

TWENTY students of Adi Maopa Secondary School will take part in this year’s Maritime Zone and Fiji Finals next month. School principal Viliame Kaseni said most of their athletes were from the sub-junior and junior grades. “We want to send these students for exposure, most of them have been on the island all their lives...

Our gladiators

HIS excellency the President of the Republic of Fiji Jioji Konrote wished the Fiji team well to the Special Olympics in Dubai that left the country last week. During the team’s traditional itatau ceremony at the State House two weeks ago, Konrote wished the players and officials well on their historic journey to the Middle...

International Women’s Day celebrations in schools

STUDENTS of Marist Brothers High School and Nabua Secondary School celebrated International Women’s Day at their schools last week. The theme was “Balance for Better, meaning everyone has a part to play, all the time, everywhere to work in building a gender-balanced world,” said British High Commissioner Melanie Hopkins. Chief guest at the International Women’s...

May the best team win!

THE idea of two schools combining to have one athletics competition will boost the competition level of athletes, giving their best for their individual schools. Basden College and Kalabu Secondary School had their inter-house and trials competition together at the ANZ Stadium in Suva two weeks ago with the aim of setting the bar for...

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