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.

By |2019-08-05T11:24:55+08:00July 9th, 2019|basketball, Youth in Motion|2 Comments

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.

By |2019-07-13T11:22:02+08:00July 9th, 2019|basketball, Red Sports In Motion|0 Comments

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.

By |2019-07-13T11:22:07+08:00July 9th, 2019|basketball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

North Zone C Division Girls Basketball: North Vista notch convincing 42–5 win over Riverside

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."

By |2019-07-13T11:22:13+08:00July 9th, 2019|basketball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

North Zone C Division Girls Basketball: SCGS post opening 23–8 win over Deyi

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.

By |2019-07-13T11:22:18+08:00July 9th, 2019|basketball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Basketball Final (Boys): TMJC take down defending champions ASRJC 62–46 to clinch first ever championship

Tampines Meridian Junior College (TMJC) took out defending champions Anderson Serangoon Junior College (ASRJC) 62–46 to mark a historic first in a clash of merged schools at the National A Division Boys Basketball Championship. This is the first time in the championship that both finalists were represented by merged schools and the title was the first ever in the combined history of Tampines Junior College and Meridian Junior College.

By |2019-05-26T01:27:56+08:00May 26th, 2019|basketball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Basketball Final (Girls): RI complete fairytale run with 52–33 win over HCI to take home championship

Raffles Institution (RI) overcame all odds to topple Hwa Chong Institution (HCI) 52–33 to clinch the championship in the final game of the National A Division Girls Basketball Championship. RI came close to being eliminated a few times this season, inclusive of a tight overtime win over Nanyang Junior College in the semis, but managed to survive them all to reclaim the title they last won two years ago.

By |2019-05-27T12:53:06+08:00May 26th, 2019|basketball, Youth in Motion|1 Comment

National A Div Basketball (Boys): NYJC take out powerhouses HCI 66–52 to finish third

Nanyang Junior College (NYJC) rode on an inspired first half to topple perennial powerhouses Hwa Chong Institution (HCI) 66–52 in the third and fourth placing match at the National A Division Boys Basketball Championship. HCI tried to pull back in the second half but eventually fell short in their attempt to come back into the match.

By |2019-05-26T18:59:56+08:00May 26th, 2019|basketball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments