Don Bosco are Savaii Rugby 7s Champs for Under 18 Boys



Don Bosco College in Salelologa have taken the U18 Boys 7s champions for Savaii after defeating Church College of Vaiola 15-10 last Friday on the Big Island.

Don Bosco’s Rucky Lauaki was awarded the player of the tournament.

Ricky Lauaki receives MVP award.

Don Bosco College and Church College of Vaiola will be joined by Palauli College and Itu o Tane College as the four schools to represent Savaii in the national championship leg next week in Upolu.

The schools rugby tournament, sure to attract a crowd of supporters at Apia Park will kick off on Friday 25th September.

Qualified U18 Boys Teams:

  1. Don Bosco College
  2. Church College of Vaiola
  3. Palauli College
  4. Itu o Tane College

Congratulations also to Palauli College winning the U17 Girls 10’s Savaii Title after a tough round robin competition.

Palauli College are joined by Palauli i Sisifo College, Don Bosco College and Itu o Asau College to advance to the Championship Leg next week.

“The Schools Invitational Series 2020 was supported by a family of sponsors without whom this important part of the school development program would not be possible”.


  • Ministry of Education, Sports and Culture (MESC)
  • Pacific Sporting Partnership – QUICK RIP
  • New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade (NZMFAT)
  • New Zealand Rugby
  • Australian Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade (AusDFAT)
  • Oceania Rugby
  • World Rugby
  • SSAB

Service Providers:

  • Fr Tevita Nukuluve & Don Bosco College
  • Samoa Fire & Emergency Services Authority (SFESA)
  • Ministry of Police & Prisons
  • Samoa Rugby Referees Association


  • Volunteers in our First Aid in Rugby (FAIR) Team
  • Volunteers in our Operations team.

Participating Schools

  • Principals
  • Teachers
  • Students
  • Parents

Malo faafetai to the Big Island of Salafai for hosting the Savaii Leg – Schools Rugby Invitational Series 2020.