The National, Wednesday, May 18, 2011
THE heavy downpour over the weekend did not deter the players’ spirits at the Lae hockey field from participating.
In the women’s matches, Atzera walked over Sunam 9-0, bemobile beat Rapatona 4-1 and Iruba defeated Poromeri 1-0.
In the men’s division, Sunam beat Rapatona 4-1, Brothers edged Unitech 2-1 and Sandpipers beat Poroman 1-0.
Association president Martin Raurela has announced their training squads for the national challenge on July 11-17.
They include two teams for junior boys and girls divisions and two sides for the senior men’s and women’s categories.
The squads: Junior boys – Wilson Keksan, Ronnie Au, Manba Rangui (Brothers), Algie Jim, Junior Patrick, Michael Salasi, Mathew Teddy, Meyeu Matambuai (Sunam), Godfrey Jacobs, David Robin, Earnest Jacob, Masam Enoch (University), William Au, Jack, Elizah John, Kopina Jim, Stanley Darius, Thompson Jim Jr, Emmanual Perry (Poroman), Eddie Kitemong, Shannon Tau, Dandan Morris, Joachim Tau, Randolf David, Jessie Julius, Lino Raurela (Rapatona), Titus Iru, Beron Mare, Trevor Kosa, Anton Kosa, Garfield Polly, Jonah Busa (Sandpipers).
Senior men’s: Karogo Solomon, Pomat Kanamon, Elton Kanawi, Martin Raurela Jr, Alex Kitemong (Rapatona), Newman Nugai, Keith Raoma, Andrew Raoma Jr, Kummins Hebei, Bernard Raoma, Rex, Carlos Sawa, Bobby Dowara, Sam Dowara (Poroman), William Bon Jr, Nelson Sukope, Bernard Walo, Orbet Peter, Wayne Mamon, Moses Sosoling, Eddie Edward Jr, Kenneth Lafo, Jimmy Wario (university), Shane Amos, Jason Lavutul, Terry Hebei, Jimmy Foremat, Nelson Tom, Kimo Jephta, Richard Bon, (Brothers), Gladdy, Saki Matambuai, Selan Popot, Charlie, Paliau Kisokau, Henry Hebei, Polin GK, (Sunam), Albert Barekaina, Bobby Poly, Kenny Poly, Ramsi Dobunaba, Benjamin Dagua, Douglas Kumsoro, Samuel Dobunaba, Russell Tarutia, Tatop Tarutia and Allan Noga-Noga (Sandpipers).