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Running with the Big Dog

Keaau Middle Schoolers learn how to play Rugby by expert Fili Lauano

Fili Lauano

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Fili Lauano came to Keaau Middle School to teach the sport of RUGBY to Ms. Arkin’s Physical Education 6th and 8th graders this past week.

Lauano learned the sport of Rugby at age 5, growing up in Western Samoa.

Kaylee Marques

“It is our national sport,” Lauano said.  “I Iike teaching kids how to play.”

Luaano plays for the Hilo Reign and is 29 years old and in the U.S. Navy.It looked like everyone had a great time, especially Kaylee Marques who made a BIG impression on the Big Dog.

Way to go KMS Greenwaves!



December 14, 2011 - Posted by | Rugby | , , , , ,

1 Comment »

  1. What a great time all the students had playing Rugby that day.
    I appreciate the information from Coach Fili.
    Now my students have another game to enjoy in their after school hours.

    Comment by RAJ | December 14, 2011 | Reply

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