Southern Zone Rugby: Nasinu wins U15 over Marist

The Nasinu Secondary School U15 team. Picture: ERONI TUINUKU

NASINU Secondary School under 15 ruggers have defeated Marist Brothers High School in the Southern Zone Secondary Schools Rugby competition to qualify to the Powerade Super Deans quarter-finals in two weeks’ time.

Nasinu was crowned the southern zone under 15 champions with Marist as runner up and Suva Grammar winning third place after beating Ratu Sukuna Memorial school 36-10.

The three schools will participate in the national quarter finals.

Nasinu coach Navitalai Waiwalu said the boys have worked tirelessly to come out victorious.

“Hats off to the boys for the win and I thank them for their effort and not forgetting the parents with their continuous support,” Waiwalu said.

“We will get back to the drawing board next week and improve on our weaknesses before the national quarter finals.”