National A Div Floorball (Girls): TMJC clinch third place with 3-2 win despite third-period CJC fightback

For both teams, the National A Division floorball season started and ended the same way. In their first match of the preliminary round, Catholic Junior College (CJC) took traditional powerhouses Tampines Meridian Junior College (TMJC) by surprise in a tight 1-1 draw. This time, however, TMJC managed to maintain their prowess with a 3-2 win and clinched third position while CJC followed in fourth.

By |2019-05-21T16:11:06+08:00May 21st, 2019|floorball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Floorball: RI smash 8 goals past porous RVHS defence to clinch third place

In the last match of their run in the National A Division Floorball Championship, Raffles Institution (RI) went all out against River Valley High School (RV) during the fight for third placing. Despite failing to retain their championship title this year after a loss to Victoria Junior College in the semi-finals, RI did not lose heart but rather took control of the game to deliver an 8-0 result.

By |2019-05-21T11:12:15+08:00May 21st, 2019|floorball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Boys Basketball (Semis): TMJC make history by defeating HCI 69–57 to make first final

Tampines Meridian Junior College (TMJC) recorded a historic 69–57 over perennial powerhouses Hwa Chong Institution (HCI) to reach the final of the A Division Boys Basketball Championship for the first time. This was the first time that TMJC has participated in the competition as a merged school between Tampines Junior College (TPJC) and Meridian Junior College (MJC). Neither TPJC nor MJC has ever advanced this far in the competition, making this achievement all the more significant.

By |2019-05-20T21:38:05+08:00May 20th, 2019|basketball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Boys Basketball (Semis): ASRJC topple NYJC 67–46 to earn chance to defend their crown

Two-time defending champions Anderson Serangoon Junior College (ASRJC) comprehensively beat Nanyang Junior College (NYJC) 67–46 in the semi-finals of the National A Division Boys Basketball Championship. This will be the first time ASRJC has entered the finals as a merged school with Serangoon Junior College, with Anderson Junior College having emerged champions in the last two editions of the championship.

By |2019-05-20T18:17:04+08:00May 20th, 2019|basketball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Girls Basketball (Semis): HCI cruise to 62-42 victory over NJC to advance to final

Hwa Chong Institution (HCI) dispatched National Junior College (NJC) 62–42 in the semi-final of the National A Division Girls Basketball Championship to move on to the championship game.

By |2019-05-20T18:28:50+08:00May 20th, 2019|basketball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Girls Basketball (Semis): RI exorcise their demons by defeating NYJC 40–38 in overtime

Just a week ago, Raffles Institution (RI) went down to Nanyang Junior College (NYJC) 39–42 in overtime in the quarter-finals of the National A Division Girls Basketball Championship. With the gods of elimination bearing down on them this week, RI simply responded: "Not today" and took their revenge by emerging 40–38 victors. The win also sees RI return to the final and they will face Hwa Chong Institution for the title next Thursday.

By |2019-05-21T10:59:43+08:00May 20th, 2019|basketball, Youth in Motion|1 Comment

National A Div Football Final: SAJC break VJC-Meridian dominance to land first title

“This year we didn’t have a dream team,” said Ahmad between breaths, after the match. “But we had a team with a dream.” The 18-year-old could not quite wrap his head around the scenes that had unraveled. His side’s dream run had culminated in a fiery encounter against VJC in only SAJC’s first final appearance since 2014, and the Saints had just stunned the Jalan Besar crowd with a flattering 4-1 win to clinch their maiden championship title.

By |2019-05-20T06:09:47+08:00May 19th, 2019|football, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Floorball Final (Girls): VJC reclaim title after 7 years through nail-biting penalty shootout win against River Valley

It was a dream made reality. Victoria Junior College (VJC) came back from the brink of defeat to seize a 3-3 draw against River Valley High School (RV) in regulation time despite being down in the first period, and went on to reclaim the A Division Girls' Floorball championship title after a penalty shootout. It was VJC's first final appearance as well as first title since 2012.

By |2019-05-21T11:55:01+08:00May 17th, 2019|floorball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments