National A Div Rugby: ACS(I) beat RI 14-8 to claim 6th straight title

Tries from flyhalf Matthew Lim and hooker Tim Nijhof helped Anglo-Chinese School (Independent) claim its sixth-straight National Schools A Division Rugby Championship title with a 14-8 win over Raffles Institution.

By |2019-05-20T21:57:11+08:00May 17th, 2019|rugby, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Rugby: Raffles hold off gritty Saints fightback to earn spot in final

Raffles Institution (RI) survived a late gutsy fightback from St. Andrew's Junior College (SAJC) to edge past their traditional rivals 17-15 and book their place in the final of the National A Division Rugby Championship. Raffles were headed for a flattering 17-5 win with only 10 minutes to go, before two unconverted Saints tries saw the boys in green-black-white having to hang on precariously in the dying seconds.

By |2019-05-19T21:25:34+08:00May 12th, 2019|rugby, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National B Div Rugby: ACS(I) dethrone St Andrew’s with last gasp try

Anglo-Chinese School (Independent) clawed back an eight-point deficit with just over 10 minutes left on the clock as they edged defending champions St Andrew's Secondary School 15-13 with a try in the last play of this year's National Schools B Division Rugby Championships final.

By |2019-04-06T20:05:57+08:00April 4th, 2019|rugby, Youth in Motion|2 Comments

National A Div Rugby: With first half blitz, ACS(I) beat RI for 5th straight title

With a dominant first half and 11 points from Matthew Robinson [ACS(I) #9], Anglo-Chinese School (Independent) came out tops over Raffles Institution 26-14 for their fifth consecutive National A Division Rugby Championship title.

By |2018-05-18T21:14:06+08:00May 17th, 2018|rugby, Youth in Motion|4 Comments

National B Div Rugby: With penalty at the death, Saints beat ACS(I) 13-10 for first title in four years

St Andrew's Secondary School beat Anglo-Chinese School (Independent) with a penalty right at the death to secure its first National Schools B Division Rugby Championship title since 2014. The score: 13-10, with flyhalf Nick Nijhof accounting for all of Saints' points.

By |2018-03-30T12:20:06+08:00March 28th, 2018|rugby, Youth in Motion|1 Comment

National C Div Rugby: ACS(I) beat Saints 25-10 to complete 2nd straight Grand Slam

Spotting clean shaven heads for the final, ACS(I) got off to a fast start, with hooker Gavin Ong cutting through the Saints defence to score a very early try that was converted. The St Andrew boys threatened to mount a comeback in the second half with two tries from Joedan Chan, but a penalty and then a fourth ACS(I) try in the closing minutes of the game snuffed out any possible danger.

By |2017-08-24T17:00:58+08:00August 23rd, 2017|rugby, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

List of 569 Singapore athletes who will compete at 2017 SEA Games

Singapore will field its largest away contingent of 569 athletes for a Southeast Asian Games in Kuala Lumpur this August. The athletes will take part in 35 sports at the 29th SEA Games. Four sports – cricket, ice hockey, ice skating, and indoor hockey – will be contested for the first time at the Games.

A Div Rugby: ACS(I) record 4th straight title with 12-3 win over RI at National Stadium

In the first A Division Rugby Championship final to be played at the National Stadium, Anglo-Chinese School (Independent) were eyeing their fourth title on the trot, while Raffles Institution (RI) were seeking their first title in seven years. ACS(I) eventually ran away with victory, with two first-half tries by Isaac Tan (#3) and Benjamin Lim (#16).

By |2017-05-22T10:45:07+08:00May 21st, 2017|rugby, Youth in Motion|0 Comments