Coca Cola Games: Makereta wins ninth gold for ACS

Makereta Naula of ACS (centre) wins the senior girls 100m finals at the 2018 Coca Cola games in Suva today. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA

EMOTIONAL Bua lass Makereta Naulu was emotional tonight after she won the blueribbon event at the Coca Cola Games Fiji Secondary School Athletics Champion at the ANZ Stadium tonight.

The Adi Cakobau School senior student’s win extended the defending champion’s lead to 9 gold, 6 silver and 4 bronze.

Makereta who has worn a black arm band at these games dedicated the win to her mother and brother, both of whom had passed on recently.

The Bua bullet as she is known in the ACS community paid homage to the ACS community and thanked her coach Tony Raboiliku for keeping her in his plans despite a few months away from the tracks towards the end of the year.

The official girls medal tally at the end of Day 2 of the Coca Cola Games 2018.