The Taniwha Shield primary schools rugby tournament kicks off today at Kaikohe’s rugby grounds. The draw for the first three days is:
Whanga¯ rei Bears vs Hokianga 11am, Northern Wairoa vs Presidents 11.30am, Bay of Islands vs Mangonui 12.30pm, Rodney Otamatea vs Whanga¯ rei Grizzlies 1pm. WEDNESDAY
Presidents vs Grizzlies 11am, Hokianga vs Mangonui 11.30am, N.Wairoa vs Rod/ Otamatea 12.30pm, Bears vs BOI 1pm. THURSDAY
Bears vs Mangonui 11am, N.Wairoa vs Grizzlies 11.30am, Hokianga vs BOI 12.30pm, Presidents vs Rodney/ Otam 1pm.
The semi finals will take place on Friday from 11am and the finals Saturday from 10am. This year’s tournament is hosted by the Hokianga Rugby Sub Union.