With three treys and a game-high 15-point performance from Tng Zhi Cai (RP #37), Republic Polytechnic blows out Ngee Ann Polytechnic 88--43 in the National Youth Sports Institute Basketball League.
Sheryl Koh (RP #2) exploded in the first quarter for Republic Polytechnic, racking up a game-high 16 points along with teammate Desiree Lee (RP #24) to down Ngee Ann Polytechnic 62--42 in the National Youth Sports Institute Basketball League.
Balanced scoring allowed NTU to outlast RP to get their season-opening victory.
NYSI Bball (Women): Size advantage give NTU advantage over sharp shooting of RP to secure 67-53 victory
Despite a game-high 20 points by Sheryl Koh (RP #2), the balanced scoring and size advantage of NTU gave them the win.
Sparked by a hot-shooting Marco Kok and a blistering fourth quarter, RP defeated NUS 72–64 to clinch their first IVP Basketball Championship title since 2012.
Thanks to a clutch trey by Zoel Lee in overtime, RP defeated defending champions NTU 81-75 and are on their way to their first IVP Basketball Championship final appearance since 2013.
Thrower Melissa Yee struck gold again on the last day of the Institute-Varsity-Polytechnic (IVP) track and field competition with a second gold medal and new personal best in discus throw, while National University of Singapore (NUS) had a clean sweep of the overall titles for the fourth year running.
National pole vaulter Chan Sheng Yao clinched his first ever IVP gold medal and set a new men’s pole vault record at 4.71m to complete a strong comeback after failing to clear any height in last year's competition.