Ready . . . Emerald Willers (16), of Mountainview High School, was one of many high school competitors from across the Aoraki region to compete in the Aoraki Girls' Badminton tournament last week.

Aoraki secondary schools badminton players faced off at the Southern Trust Events Centre last week. The boys’ event was held on August 13 and the girls’ competition on August 15. Courier reporter Greta Yeoman popped along to the two tournaments.

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