Naidau wins gold, Jasper now in lead
Day 2 of the 2013 Coca Cola Games has started with Jasper Williams High School taking the lead in the medal tally.
Mereseini Naidau won gold for Jasper in the 3000 metres girl’s final this morning.
Ana Maria of Vaturova Koroalau High got silver while bronze went to Nadarivatu Secondary School’s Vasenai Ratu.
Jasper leads the girls division with 3 gold, 4 silver and 3 bronze.
Defending champion Adi Cakobau School is now in second place with 3 gold, 2 silver and 2 bronze.
Xavier College is in third place with 2 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze while Saint Josephs Secondary School is in fourth place with 2 gold and 1 silver.
In the boys 3,000 metres final, Kelemete Sau of Vaturova Koroalau High created a major upset and took gold.
Inia Sili of Shree Gurunanak Khalsa Secondary took bronze while last year’s champion, Ashneel Nand of Tavua College took bronze.
Defending champion in the boys division, Marist Brothers High School currently lead the medal tally with 4 gold, 6 silver and 1 bronze.
QVS is in second place with 4 gold.
Xavier College is in third place with 2 gold, 4 silver and 1 bronze.
Suva Grammar is in fourth place with 2 gold, 2 silver and 2 bronze.
The 4×100 metres heats are currently underway.
At 10.40am, we will have the 800 metres finals.
The 200 metres finals start at 11.40am, the 4×100 metres finals commence at 12.40pm today while the 4×400 metres finals start at 2pm.
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