IVP Bball: Hot-shooting RP beat NUS to clinch first title since 2013

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.

By | 2018-02-03T19:30:20+00:00 February 3rd, 2018|basketball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

IVP Bball: Zoel Lee’s trey sends RP to first final since 2013

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.

By | 2018-02-01T17:41:41+00:00 January 31st, 2018|basketball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

IVP Athletics: Thrower Melissa Yee wins big again on last day of IVP while NUS wins overall title

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.

By | 2018-01-31T18:47:47+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|track-and-field, Youth in Motion|4 Comments

IVP Athletics: Chan Sheng Yao claims men’s pole vault throne with new record

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.

By | 2018-01-23T15:56:30+00:00 January 18th, 2018|track-and-field, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

IVP Athletics: Kerstin Ong highlights day one with women’s hurdles crown

National hurdler Kerstin Ong stood tall and finished strong on the opening day of the 2018 Institute-Varsity-Polytechnic track and field competition, winning the women’s 100 meter hurdles crown, spurred on by the outpouring of support from her peers.

By | 2018-01-23T15:57:00+00:00 January 15th, 2018|track-and-field, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

NYSI Basketball: SIM beat NUS for inaugural men’s league win

This was supposed to be a recreational basketball league among mainly tertiary institutions to give youths a platform to play and compete in their pre-season, except it’s anything but. The final 68-54 score meant SIM defeated NUS to become men’s champions of the inaugural National Youth Sports Institute (NYSI) Basketball League, but it also meant SIM’s graduating seniors got to “avenge” their loss at last year’s Singapore University Games (SUniG).

By | 2017-08-25T07:46:17+00:00 August 22nd, 2017|basketball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

NYSI Bball: SIM pull through despite hot shooting from RP to advance to final undefeated

While Priscilla Wong (RP #5) scored 7 three-point shots and had a game-high 26 points, it was Priscilla Han's (SIM #13) team-high 24 points and team defense in the third which allowed SIM to take the game 74-62.

By | 2017-07-18T20:18:51+00:00 July 18th, 2017|basketball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments