We are not here to make up the numbers – Zakk Finlay

College Sport Media: “We might not have the best players, but we always seem to make it work,” Zakk Finlay asserts when attempting to explain the success of Rosmini College sporting teams. Despite being smaller than many of their rivals, Rosmini are the National basketball champions and local First XV rugby and First XI cricket title holders. In April, Rosmini stunned Saint Kentigern College in the final of RH Marryatt Cup to qualify for the First XI National cricket finals in Palmerston North for the first time. Rosmini haven’t shown…

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Manurewa High leads Counties Manukau charge at junior volleyball championships

Manukau Courier: Manurewa High School are leading the Counties Manukau charge at the North Island Junior Secondary School Volleyball Championships in Papakura this week. They have four teams among the 48 boys’ and 48 girls’ teams competing in the four day tournament which tips off at the Pulman Park Arena on Tuesday. Others have schools have been limited to one or two. Manurewa High School sports coordinator Maggie Silva says they couldn’t afford to miss the opportunity. “We’re taking advantage of the tournament being held so close to home. We’ve have a boys’ and…

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