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Kamil Muslim, Xavier Lead In Ba

  Kamil Muslim College led the boys division of the Coke Zero Ba Secondary Schools Zone athletics meet at Xavier College yesterday. KMC amassed 2 gold, 2 silver and 2
24 Mar 2017 11:35
Kamil Muslim,  Xavier Lead In Ba
Participants of the Coke Zero Ba Secondary Schools Zone athletics meet at Xavier College yesterday.

 

Kamil Muslim College led the boys division of the Coke Zero Ba Secondary Schools Zone athletics meet at Xavier College yesterday.

KMC amassed 2 gold, 2 silver and 2 bronze medals edging arch rivals AD Patel (2, 0, 0), Xavier College third (1, 2, 3).

In the girls division, Xavier College recorded 3 gold, 3 silver and 1 bronze medals, Ba Sangam second (1, 0, 1) while AD Patel College third (1, 0 0).

Meet manager David Wise said although the event started late, stiff competition should be expected today.

“We started a bit late and we hope to finish on time tomorrow.

“We are hoping for a good weather.”

In the Open grade 3000 metres final Torika Namoi of Ba Sangam College won  gold for the third year in a row.

The 15-year old hopes to represent Fiji in the future just like her mother Salome Rayawa and is confident of a good outing come the Coke Games.

“The competition from other schools is getting tougher each year, but I am more determined to win.

“My Mum is my biggest inspiration, She represented Fiji in the 1500metres and I hope to represent Fiji one day just like her,” she said.

The Vadravadra, Ba native hopes to win a medal at this year’s Coke Games.

Meanwhile, Xavier College leads in the overall tally.

Edited by Osea Bola

Feedback:  litia.tikomailepanoni@fijisun.com.fj



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