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|2 Comments

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

National A Div Floorball Final: EJC break new ground with 4-3 win over VJC for historic first title

The final buzzer went off to put an end to a breathless encounter between two undefeated teams this season, as Eunoia JC emerged 4-3 winners over Victoria JC to clinch their maiden floorball title. It is only EJC's third year competing in the championship, and their win is only the school's second sports title in its three-year history, adding to its recent victory in girls' hockey.

By |2019-05-17T14:01:12+08:00May 17th, 2019|floorball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Football: Slew of second half goals help NYJC secure bronze in convincing 5-2 win over TMJC

Nanyang Junior College (NYJC) held onto the bronze medal they attained at last year's National School Games with a convincing 5-2 win over Tampines Meridian Junior College (TMJC) in this year's bronze medal playoffs. Four out of the five goals from NYJC were scored in the second half of play.

By |2019-05-18T01:36:15+08:00May 17th, 2019|football, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

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