Dunman Secondary School (DSS) put on a strong performance in the second game of the group by taking out Bukit Panjang Government High (BPGHS) 59–30 in the first round of the National C Division Boys Basketball Championship. Jayson Tan (DSS #7) led all scorers with 22 points, while BPGHS #6 followed closely with 12 points of his own.
With the conclusion of the preliminary round of the C Division Basketball Championships, here is a list of teams that have qualified for the next round of the championships. Each team had to finish in the top two positions in their group to progress to the next round.
National Junior College (NJC) earned a crucial 61–15 win over Ang Mo Kio Secondary (AMKSS) in Group C of the South Zone C Division Boys Basketball Championship. The win puts NJC with a 2–1 record in the group and in the driving seat to qualify second out of the group with one more game to play.
North Zone C Division Basketball: North Vista through to second round after sealing 35–19 win over Christ Church Secondary
North Vista Secondary (NV) fought off a spirited Christ Church Secondary (CC) to win 35–19 in Group Y of the North Zone C Division Girls Basketball Championship. The win puts NV through to the second round of the competition. Sammi Tan (NV #22) and CC #10 were joint top scorers with 8 points apiece. Shumin (NV #53 followed closely behind with 6 points, while CC #5 scored 5 points to contribute to her team's cause.
North Zone C Division Girls Basketball: SCGS seal progress into second round with 35–3 win over Ahmad Ibrahim
Singapore Chinese Girls' School (SCGS) booked a place in the second round of the North Zone C Division Girls Basketball Championship with a 35–3 win over Ahmad Ibrahim Secondary School (AIS). Maeva Loo (SCGS #5) and Sarah Goh (SCGS #13) mirrored their performance in the opening game by being joint top-scorers with eight points. AIS #37 contributed two points while AIS #6 followed behind with one point.
North Zone C Division Girls Basketball: Yishun Town start off strong with a 44–29 win over Seng Kang Secondary
Yishun Town Secondary (YTS) hit the ground running with a 44–29 win over Seng Kang Secondary (SKS) to start off Group X of the North Zone C Division Girls Basketball Championship. Jun Ning (YTS #12) led all scorers with 22 points, while her teammate Xin Min followed close behind with 10 points. SKS #17 poured in 16 points in a losing effort, while SKS #24 paced her team with 7 points.
North Vista Secondary (NVS) turned in a dominant performance by taking out Riverside Secondary (RVS) 42–5 in Group Y of the North Zone C Division Girls Basketball Championship. Nicole Lee (NVS #17) led all scorers with 8 points, while Joyie Yap (NVS #16) chipped in 7 points. Chloe Luar (#27), NVS captain, had this to say about this win: "It was a fun win. Our goal throughout the game was to maintain our lead and not let our defence drop under any circumstance."
Singapore Chinese Girls' School (SCGS) overcame a rocky start to post an opening 23–8 win over Deyi Secondary (DYS) in Group Z of the the North Zone C Division Girls Basketball Championship. Maeva Loo (SCGS #5), Sarah Goh (SCGS #13) and DYS #23 were joint top scorers with six points apiece.