Fiji Time: 5:18 PM on Saturday 22 October

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

Top clubs in Marist v'ball

Emoni Narawa
Friday, June 27, 2014

THE Lautoka Volleyball Association is optimistic that its two clubs that will feature at the Marist Vollleyball tournament next week will have a successful outing.

The Senibua Knights and Flames volleyball clubs have been in top form for Lautoka this season.

Led by new find, 22-year-old Jese Toutou, the Knights have won three tournaments in Lautoka this season and will be a force to be reckoned with in the men's event.

The Flames club, laced with the services of Teresia Lilicama and the Delai sisters of Claire and Ilisapeci should not be taken lightly.

Majority of the Flames club were part of the victorious Lautoka side that clinched the Vanua Championship earlier this year in Suva.

LVA official Timoci Gukisuva said the two clubs were preparing well.

"The Knights and Flames teams will be representing us at the Marist tournament," he said.

"The two clubs are our form teams this season and they have been in top form during our recent tournaments in the past two weeks.

"It is going to be a good exposure for the clubs as they will be playing against the other top teams from around the country."

Gukisuva added the tournament would be a good testing ground for players from both clubs, vying for a spot in the national volleyball team.

"We got some players from both teams training in the extended Fiji squad so I believe if the players play well they can be getting closer to being selected into the national side."

The Marist volleyball tournament kicks off today .

Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.65020.6312
JPY 51.786748.7867
GBP 0.39950.3915
EUR 0.44950.4375
NZD 0.68980.6568
AUD 0.64760.6226
USD 0.49350.4765



Exchange Rate updated on 21st October, 2016

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Under attack
  2. Airline reforms
  3. Rain floods tents
  4. Family loses battle to keep home
  5. Navua to be declared town by December
  6. 'Excellent' response
  7. Kava trade and retail
  8. FEA to pay out $1.325m bonus for 747 staff
  9. PM looks ahead to Key meeting
  10. Mental health stigma

Top Stories this Week

  1. Former flight attendant invests in farming business Wednesday (19 Oct)
  2. Calls for USP vice chancellor to step down Tuesday (18 Oct)
  3. A daughter's sacrifice Thursday (20 Oct)
  4. 'I heard Soko screaming in pain' Friday (21 Oct)
  5. Dad's cry for justice Tuesday (18 Oct)
  6. Rugby offer Monday (17 Oct)
  7. 'I never knew Soko' Thursday (20 Oct)
  8. Hero's welcome Wednesday (19 Oct)
  9. 18 workers on the run Tuesday (18 Oct)
  10. My heart cries out Monday (17 Oct)