Golden Boot is consolation for the soccer-mad Solomon Islands

Honiara, Solomon Islands;  For a football mad nation which until the early 2000 was on the upward climb, the 2015 Men's U17 Oceania Championship started with a bang and ended with a whimper.  The sole consolation; Larry Zama was rewarded with the tournament's Golden Boot award.


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Change is sometimes bittersweet! DCC list has 39 appointees

Honiara, Solomon Islands; Premature or otherwise, a list of potential political appointees who may be appointed by the Democratic Coalition for Change government has made its way into the media.


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Simeon: No medals for losing but we won more than enough

Suva, Fiji;  When 8 girls left Henderson International Airport on 29th November 2014, nobody really gave them much of a glance, perhaps even not aware that they were going to the FIBA Oceania U19 Championship in Suva, Fiji.  What they achieved was beyond what anyone in the country could have imagined.


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Women's U19 create basketball milestone by beating Fiji

Suva, Fiji; A star delivers hero ball in crunch time and the Solomon Islands may have just found its own star in Maya Van den Heever.  Maya showcased her individual brilliance and finished with 21 points.


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U19 squads face tough challenge and must regroup for next games

Suva, Fiji;  It was inevitable as there were no unrealistic expectations that our U19 squads could miraculously upset Guam or New Zealand.  However, both teams stood up to the mammoth task and took away some positives.


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