Ki-o-rahi comp takes off
Schools from the across the district and beyond battled it out in the Raukawa year 7/ 8 Ki- o- rahi Tournament, with Tokoroa Intermediate on top.
This was another joining of Tokoroa and Putaruru with Te Rau Aroha coming all the way from the Matamata district to take part.
The 16 teams competed on the day and come semi- finals time, two schools from Putaruru and Tokoroa faced off.
Te Wharekura O Te Kaokaoroa O Patetere faced off the Tokoroa Intermediate 1 team.
And Putaruru Intermediate 3 competed against Tokoroa Intermediate 3.
Both semis were close with Putaruru Intermediate 3 winning theirs and Tokoroa Intermediate 1 the other.
The final was set to be an exciting encounter as both teams were fairly evenly matched.
In the end, Tokoroa Intermediate came out winning 12- 9 over Putaruru Intermediate.
Hard throw: Amisfield student Melina Salale threw the ball hard as an attempt to score in the Ki-o-rahi tournament.