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VIDEO: HK SEVENS TALAVALU TEAM ANNOUNCED AT BLUESKY PRESENTATION

tony@samoanews.com
[photo: TG]

A look at your Talavalu Sevens team, who will represent American Samoa in the upcoming Hong Kong Sevens, next month.
 
This is a historic event — the first time an American Samoa national rugby team will play in an international event, sanctioned by the IRU. The team’s major sponsor is Bluesky Communications, who presented the ASRU team with a $20,000 check on Thursday, Feb. 6 to assist them in their efforts at the HK7s.
 
During the formal presentation announcing Bluesky’s major sponsorship contribution, the national team squad to the HK7s was for the first time officially revealed:
 
PLAYERS
 
Feite Okesene            (Lauli'i Rugby Club)
Kamilo Soi            (Marist Pago Rugby Club)
Iakopo Atonio            (Marist Pago Rugby Club)
Joseph Ray Poyer            (Lauli'i Rugby Club)
Tavita Robert Silva            ( Lauli'i Rugby Club)
Ryan Pa'aga            (Nu'uuli Rugby Club)
Tali Gau Tauese            (A'asu Tama O le Sau Rugby Club)
Niki Kata Lua            (Avele Pago Rugby Club)
Pentateuch So'oso'o Vaki            (Marist Pago Rugby Club)
Patrick Taisamoa Ng Lam            (Nu'uuli Rugby Club)
Maugalei Veavea            (Leone Whites Rugby Club)
Tesimale Fatitauai             Lalomalava Rugby Club)
 
NON TRAVELING RESERVES:
 
Taeao Paaga            (Nu'uuli Rugby Club)
James Iosefo Venasio            (Vailoa Rugby Club)
Ross Poyer            (Laulii Rugby Club)
 
COACHES
 
Head Coach            Leota Setefano Fata
Assistant Coach/Team Manager            Tommy Elisara
Trainer/Medic            Monique Solofa

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