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Kurow shows it will belong

Promoted side Kurow is set to be more than competitive in the premier ranks of North Otago club netball. Having just made the jump from...

Busy Nicky on double duty

Nicky Wallace is no ordinary netballer. The talented defender is flat out during winter as a member of both the Valley Gold and Southern...

Jostling begins for playoff spots

THE WRAP Two entertaining tryfests and one old-fashioned arm-wrestle on a greasy pitch. The result of the round was at Kurow, where the home side's (minor)...

St Kevin’s gets bragging rights

Round one to the boys in blue – and can they land a knockout punch on July 6? St Kevin's College threw out the form...

Vet swapped rugby for hockey

When a shoulder injury ended his rugby career, George Smith decided to take up hockey. As it turns out, rugby's loss was the Tainui...

Maheno transformed by shield win: Balchin

Marcus Balchin is flat out building houses and helping raise three pre-school children. But he still finds time to look back and smile about the...

Meadowbank loses its way against West End

The Meadowbank men's football team had its winning streak cut short when it was thrashed by West End at the weekend. West End cleaned up...

St Kevin’s unbeaten at end of first round

St Kevin's College gained revenge for defeat in last year's final by toppling Valley Gold in North Otago premier netball on Saturday. The clash between...

Plenty of spice in ‘measuring stick’ clash

It might not be the Blood Match, but there is still plenty at stake when the Oamaru First XVs clash at St Kevin's College...

Valley slayer of Old Boys again

THE WRAP Old Boys lost. Yes, it's such a rare occurrence that it deserves a sentence on its own. North Otago rugby's behemoth had not been felled...

‘Huge progress’ by women’s side

Coach Mark Wilson believes a very young North Otago women's rugby team has taken great strides this season. The women finished the competitive part of...

Big dreams for young leader

Lini Kaufana might be young – just 18 – but she has packed a lot of experiences and rugby into her life. Hayden Meikle...

Meadowbank men humming after another solid win

Another weekend has passed and the Meadowbank first division men's footballers have smiles on their faces. They followed their breakthrough win in the South Canterbury...

Mixed effort by N. Otago men

It was a tournament of two halves. The North Otago men's hockey team was on track to regain the Ian Smith Trophy after winning its...

Oamaru squad starts well

Oamaru swimmers made a promising start to the new season at the annual Neptune meet in Dunedin at Queen's Birthday Weekend. Twenty-four swimmers competed at...
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