It’s a Toka, Uawa final

Chanz proves a fine thing with last-gasp match-winner Uawa will play Tokararangi in the Ngati Porou East Coast club rugby final after two stellar semifinals at the weekend. Uawa beat 2017 champions Tihirau Victory Club 31-29 in Tolaga Bay while Tokararangi defeated top qualifiers Hikurangi 31-24 in Tokomaru Bay. Uawa, as

Week 3 Results ~ Ruatoria City win tough encounter ~

Scores/scorers from Week 3 ~ Ruatoria City 27 (Neihana Ratahi 2, Chayse Skudder, Uzziah Parata tries; Nathaniel Fox 2 con, pen) Tokomaru Bay United 18 (James Te Kahika, Mike Chambers-Raroa, Te Peehi Fairlie tries; Matt Marino pen) Hikurangi 34 (Tanetoa Parata, Fabyan Kahaki, Karauria Keelan, George Tuala tries; Billy Manuel 2, Fabyan Kahaki,

Wins to Toko, Ruatoria City, TVC, Uawa

THREE close games at Te Araroa, Whakarua Park and Tokomaru Bay — and another at Tolaga Bay where Uawa were back to strength — made for enjoyable, hard Ngati Porou East Coast club rugby on Saturday. Tokomaru Bay United beat Hicks Bay 44-31, Ruatoria City beat Tokararangi 27-17, TVC beat Waiapu