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.
What Say You All?
We are sure you have seen some outstanding players this year in the zonal and national championships. Who are they?
We are sure you have seen some outstanding players. Who are they?
Youth in Motion
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.
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.
“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.
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.