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Grading continues Grading continues

The North Canterbury Netball centre continued with grading rounds over the weekend. Amberley backed up their win last weekend, with another over Kaiapoi One 40-19. Central Three narrowly defeated Ohoka Four 37-34. The closest match was between Ohoka Two and Oxford who finished up with a 28 all draw. In another fairly event contest RHS senior B defeated Ohoka Three 33-27. The senior A team went down 24-38 to Ohoka One. The Kaiapoi High ...
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Waimak women get win Waimak women get win

The Waimak Premiership women’s team picked up their second win of the season in convincing style. Whilst it took them some time to get off the mark against Nomads, once they did it was pretty much one way traffic. Lucrettia Taylor fired four past the Nomads defence, and Charlotte Roche also picked up a hattrick. The other Waimak goalscorer was Lily Fisher, who was allowed to run through the middle of the park and ...
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Pegasus parkrun #243 – STAR WARS day Pegasus parkrun #243 – STAR WARS day

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away... The starkly different efforts of the Galactic Empire, with an unprecedented 5 Sith Lords and the Rebel Alliance, numbering 4 Jedi Masters, Princess Leia, R2D2 and 4 Mandalorian were in full view of the remaining 77 noncombatants at Pegasus parkrun today - an auspicious 92 participants completed the course under the watchful eye of the Run Director General and Starfleet Sub-Commander Volunteers. I can report that ...
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Tied at the top Tied at the top

Saracens and Glemark Cheviot are still tied at the top of the Country Combined division one rugby competition. Over the weekend Saracens had a dominant win over Woodend 66-11. Glenmark Cheviot also had a convincing win 39-10 over Ohoka, with Richard Taylor celebrating his 50th match for Glenmark Cheviot.  Chasing in third place, Kaiapoi defeated Ashley 36-18. Despite not getting the win, Ashley were celebrating the 150th match for Matt King.  Earlier in the week Oxford ...
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Bulldogs beaten Bulldogs beaten

The current Premiership leaders, Hornby, took down the Northern Bulldogs this week 44-10 at Murphy Park. Hornby led 22-0 at halftime, and continued their domination despite the Bulldogs getting points on the board. Hornby remain unbeaten alongside perennial winners, Linwood. Points: Hornby 8, Linwood 8, Celebration 6, Halswell 6, Bulldogs 2, Riccarton 2, Papanui 0, Eastern 0. The Bulldogs reserves however had a dominant 34-20 win over the Woolston Rams, earlier in the afternoon. They sit ...

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