Raffles Institution's bigs, Tan Kang Yi (RI #12) and Shannon Tiong (RI #15), scored 18 and 13 respectively to lead them past Hwa Chong Institution 51--46 and into the National Girls' A Division Basketball Championship final.
River Valley High School, Tuesday, May 8, 2018 — Though Hwa Chong’s fielders made commendable efforts in their defence, Raffles Institution’s stellar batting and tight fielding performance shined through in the 3rd/4th placing match.
National Junior College stun HCI 53--42 to secure their first ever final appearance in the National A Division Basketball Championship.
For the second year running, NYJC topped HCI in their final National A Basketball Championship second-round fixture but once again fell short of qualifying for the final four.
Behind 24 points from Ivon Kong (HCI #8) and a near-impenetrable full-court press, Hwa Chong Institution take a big step towards the semi-finals of the National Girls' A Division Basketball Championship.
A dominant defensive performance in the second quarter and 14 points from Chua Qi Wei (HCI #4) secures HCI a 46-24 victory over RI.
National A Div Squash Finals (Boys): Raffles comfortably defends title with 5-0 victory against Hwa Chong
Raffles defends their title with a 5-0 win in the finals of the National A Division Squash Championship, amongst pressure to perform against a Hwa Chong team stronger and more seasoned than last year.
A disciplined and polished Hwa Chong team took care of TJC 53--39 behind Vernen Lim's (HCI #35) 19 points.