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Selwyn Times: April 04, 2018

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22 Wednesday April 4 2018 Latest Christchurch news at www.star.kiwi SELWYN TIMES June 29 - July 1 EXHIBITORS BOOK NOW vanessa.fleming@starmedia.kiwi 021 914 565

SELWYN TIMES Latest Christchurch news at www.star.kiwi Wednesday April 4 2018 23 SPORTS Lincoln High girls give strong T20 performance at Canty tournament LINCOLN TENNIS Club were unable to hold their prize-giving tournament due to wet courts last weekend. However, the wet weather didn’t stop keen juniors from having a hit out before and after the prize-giving ceremony. The club has a great group of juniors, with many returning every year, and a growing group of beginners in their coaching programme. Prize winners: •The coach’s choice certificates for beginners: Ariana Johnson, Amelia Preston and Aila Wilson. •The coach’s LINCOLN High School finished third at the secondary schools Canterbury girls’ cricket tournament recently. The tournament consisted of four rounds of Twenty20 games played across two days. The Lincoln team had some girls new to the game and some experienced players. Melissa Banks was the star with bat in hand, scoring two centuries and finishing as the tournament’s top run-scorer with 339 runs. She scored 102 of Lincoln’s 165 runs in their opening round 60-run win against Villa Maria College. In their second match, Lincoln suffered a 37-run loss to Cashmere High School. Lincoln defeated Rangi Ruru Girls’ School by five runs in their final group match to qualify for the third and fourth play-off match against Burnside High School. choice certificates for primary school grade: Anton Lilley and Taylor Goddard. •The coach’s choice certificate for the high school grade: Ben Harding. •The interclub certificates for outstanding performance in the primary division: Abi Redman and Conrad IMPRESSIVE: Lincoln High’s girls cricket team finished third at the Canterbury secondary school tournament, defeating some of Christchurch’s top schools. In the play-off, Lincoln batted first and set an imposing 190 from their 20 overs thanks to an unbeaten knock of 132 from Banks. Lincoln then restricted Burnside to 156/3 to win by 34 runs and claim third spot. The tournament was won by Christchurch Girls’ High School which will now represent the Canterbury region at the national tournament later in the year. Juniors have fun on wet court after prize-giving FUN: Wet weather may have cancelled Lincoln’s prize-giving tournament but it didn’t stop the youngsters from getting involved. Goddard. •The inter-club certificates for outstanding performance in the high school division: Mitchell Keen and Josh Lennon. •The club choice certificates for improvement and effort in the high school division: Alice Bain and Emily Shepherd. •More sport, page 24 Kim’s Fashion Quarterly from Kim Taylor —Viva La Moda Winter Essentials Now is the time to buy a snuggly fashion knitwear piece to update your winter wardrobe. Poncho’s and wraps are very much the go-to style when it comes to the latest fashion this season and there are many and varied styles, colours and compositions. We have showcased the stunning moda immagine grey and pink combo($199) with Vassalli jeans ($159). This poncho is a beautiful mohair blend, is by an italian designer and also comes in a blue colourway. Also shown is an image of the cashmere blend Antler poncho in a grey weave knit ($189). This beautiful soft poncho is also available in a winter white. Another lightweight 100 % merino option is the cobalt button poncho worn with a grey ivyblu Wynona skirt ($159). These ponchos come in several colours and are really versatile as can be worn several ways and are ultra-popular for travelling as can be easily popped into a bag as an extra layer. For those who prefer slightly more traditional knitwear we have added a pic of the fabulous Random madalon sweater in a pretty blue/cream colourway. This jumper is 80 percent merino and has a lovely soft feel ($195). Coats are another winter staple of course and we have shown an image of the stunning wine coloured Vivid coat in a wool blend ($239). This is a timeless, flattering style and adds a pop of up to the minute colour to your wardrobe. Winter footwear is also starting to arrive and we have showcased the ever popular minx brand X Factor boots in black with white crosses ($219). These are comfy and stylish to put with your jeans or trackies. We have also shown the fun and comfortable Rollie floral boots ($219.90). These are practical but with a twist, adding some interest to a pair of everyday Winter boots. All of these styles, plus many many more, are available right now at Viva La moda so come on in and update your wardrobe. -Kim Taylor All of the fashion featured in the images is available from Viva La Moda Rolleston Shop 12, Rolleston Square, Rolleston. Phone 347 1151