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Fun the focus for hundreds of students involved in TSSSA Modified Sports Week Volleyball Event

Fun the focus for hundreds of students involved in TSSSA Modified Sports Week Volleyball Event

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Fun the focus for hundreds of students involved in TSSSA Modified Sports Week Volleyball Event

Fun the focus for hundreds of students involved in modified sports week volleyball event

Charlotte Lavery, 14, of Sacred Heart Girls College sets the ball for her team-mate.
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Charlotte Lavery, 14, of Sacred Heart Girls College sets the ball for her team-mate.

About 300 students from high schools around Mt Taranaki took part in a volleyball sports day at TSB Stadium on Monday.

Caleb Dravitzki, 13, of Inglewood High School, stretches out for the ball during one of his games.
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Caleb Dravitzki, 13, of Inglewood High School, stretches out for the ball during one of his games.

The social competition was part of the Taranaki Secondary School Sports Association's (TSSSA) modified sports week, which sees junior high school students taking part in events held around the region over a week.

Dressing up is all part of the fun during modified sports week events.
SIMON O'CONNOR/STUFF
Dressing up is all part of the fun during modified sports week events.

TSSSA regional sport director Rebecca Scott said the focus was on fun and many of the students had dressed up for the occasion.

Georgia Meads, 15, of Sacred Heart Girls College serves for her team.
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Georgia Meads, 15, of Sacred Heart Girls College serves for her team.

About 50 teams were taking part in Monday’s event, she said.

Piper Smith, 15, from Sacred Heart Girls College lines the ball up.
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Piper Smith, 15, from Sacred Heart Girls College lines the ball up.