National A Div Basketball Final (Girls): RI complete fairytale run with 52–33 win over HCI to take home championship

Raffles Institution (RI) overcame all odds to topple Hwa Chong Institution (HCI) 52–33 to clinch the championship in the final game of the National A Division Girls Basketball Championship. RI came close to being eliminated a few times this season, inclusive of a tight overtime win over Nanyang Junior College in the semis, but managed to survive them all to reclaim the title they last won two years ago.

By |2019-05-27T12:53:06+08:00May 26th, 2019|basketball, Youth in Motion|1 Comment

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 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 Basketball (Girls): NYJC shake off early game rust to beat RI in overtime 42–39

Nanyang Junior College (NYJC) held off a spirited Raffles Institution squad (RI) to clinch an overtime 42–39 win in the quarter-finals of the National A Division Girls Basketball Championship.

By |2019-05-14T01:31:53+08:00May 13th, 2019|basketball, 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 A Div Football (Girls): HCI emerge victorious after tight 1-0 win in 3rd/4th placing match against RI

In a tight match between Hwa Chong Institution (HCI) and Raffles Institution (RI) in the third and fourth placing match of the National A Division Football Girls' Championship, a lone goal in the first half ensured that HCI claimed the win.

By |2019-05-11T22:32:23+08:00May 11th, 2019|football, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Floorball: VJC end RI’s six-win streak with 6-4 victory to face EJC in final

In a face-off between two undefeated teams this season, Victoria Junior College came out on top against Raffles Institutions to win 6-4 as they look to clinch their second National A Division Floorball title in three years.

By |2019-05-09T14:10:13+08:00May 9th, 2019|floorball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Hockey Final: Defending champions RI retain title with 6-0 win against SAJC

Raffles Institution (RI), having previously defeated St. Andrew's Junior College (SAJC) in the preliminary group stage, met them again on Friday to compete for the title of A Division Boys' Hockey Champions. RI successfully defended their title in a convincing 6-0 win against the Saints, a testament to their absolute dominance in the competition. Raffles faced little resistance throughout the season with a total of 40 goals scored and zero conceded. "I think it went well today 'cause I think our team played together. There was no individual: we all played as one, and as one family. So I think it really went well, and it was a really good final game for us J2s," said Raffles captain Raziq Noor (#9).

By |2019-05-06T12:08:47+08:00May 6th, 2019|hockey, Youth in Motion|1 Comment