It was solid defence in the backline from both sides in a scorless second half that forced both sides to settle for 1 competition point each for the 1-1 scoreline.Rapatona were first on the board late in the first half with a goal to Peterson Elijah in the 38th minute.Huawei PS regathered and hit back just six minutes later to equalize after Iamo Makena powered a shot through to score.The second half saw both sides fail to capitalize on chances to score which frustrated the two teams.Both sides had equal opportunities to take the lead but the backline from both teams denied any more points being scored.
PICO RIVERA – The circus is in town. Circo Atayde, the oldest circus in Mexico, is featured at the Pico Rivera Sports Arena, 11003 Rooks Road, through Sunday. Performances will be at 7:30 p.m. today through Thursday; 6 and 8 p.m. Friday; and 3, 6 and 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are available for $25 to $40 for adults, and for $10 for children ages 3 to 10. Children under 3 are free. As such, she was also awarded a scholarship that comes with the outstanding abstract distinction. The conference featured honors students from more than 40 California community colleges, who presented papers and projects completed in one of their honors classes. To be eligible for Rio Hondo’s Honors Transfer program, beginning students must have at least a 3.2 grade-point average in high school, while continuing students must have a 3.2 GPA for all transferable classes. Wang has applied for transfer to USC and UC Berkeley and should hear sometime this month about whether she was accepted for admission. Free technology seminar slated NORWALK – Cerritos College will host a three-hour seminar on Model-Based Definitions technology from 6to 9 p.m. May 9 in the metals building, room ME2, on campus, 11110 Alondra Blvd. The seminar is free and open to the general public. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about this new technology, which is poised to eliminate paper drawings in the design and production of automotive aftermarket parts, replacing them with solid models. Learning how these parts can be analyzed for conformance has become more important as MBD has come into widespread use, officials say. It will be taught by Jim Edwards, Southern California account manager for Verisurf Software Inc., a privately held software development and manufacturing solutions company in Anaheim. For more information or to RSVP, contact Linda Isai in Economic Development at (562) 890-2451, Ext. 2486 or Nick Real, machine tool technology department at Ext.2925. An RSVP is requested for this seminar. Council to hold award dinner DOWNEY – The annual award dinner of the Downey Coordinating Council will be held at 6 p.m. May 10 at the Rio Hondo Country Club, Honda Event Center, 10627 Old River School Road. Edie Baker will be honored as Temple Ner Tamid’s Sisterhood Volunteer of the Year. Baker has done a great deal of work for the Sisterhood over the years. The donation is $25 per person. Reservation deadline is Friday. Make checks payable to the Downey Coordinating Council. For reservation or information, call Shirley Mark at (562) 861-3065. – From staff reports160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! Each show will include about 20 performers, as well as miniature ponies and a dog show. For more information, call Fernando Campa at (562)965-7426. Student honored for project WHITTIER – Rio Hondo College Honors student Rui Ling Wang received the outstanding abstract distinction at the annual Honors Transfer Council of California Conference earlier this month at UC Irvine. Wang’s abstract, “Decreasing the U.S. Trade Deficit: Trade Policies with China,” was chosen as one of the top three abstracts from among 170 presenters.