National A Div Football Final: SAJC break VJC-Meridian dominance to land first title

“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.

By |2019-05-20T06:09:47+08:00May 19th, 2019|football, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

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.

By |2019-05-21T11:55:01+08:00May 17th, 2019|floorball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Floorball Final: EJC break new ground with 4-3 win over VJC for historic first title

The final buzzer went off to put an end to a breathless encounter between two undefeated teams this season, as Eunoia JC emerged 4-3 winners over Victoria JC to clinch their maiden floorball title. It is only EJC's third year competing in the championship, and their win is only the school's second sports title in its three-year history, adding to its recent victory in girls' hockey.

By |2019-05-17T14:01:12+08:00May 17th, 2019|floorball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Volleyball Final (Boys): NYJC beat VJC 3-1 to defend championship title in game of margins

For the third year running, Nanyang Junior College (NYJC) clinched the National A Division Volleyball championship title. They showcased unfazed resilience and successfully defended their title from Victoria Junior College (VJC). It was a close match of 19-25, 27-25, 25-21 and 27-25, resulting in a 3-1 victory. "Overall, I am quite satisfied with our performance," said team captain Lai Boon Yi (NYJC #1). "And I feel very good."

By |2019-05-17T23:03:50+08:00May 16th, 2019|volleyball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Football: VJC poised to defend title after thrilling 4-0 semi-final win versus NYJC

Victoria Junior College (VJC) emerged the clear victors from their semi-final match after prevailing 4-0 against Nanyang Junior College (NYJC). By winning this semi-final, they qualify to proceed to the final match on Friday. NYJC will advance to the 3rd/4th match, whose outcome will determine the bronze medalist this year. "I feel like it's a good game performance and we really showed that teamwork and hard work can bring us through anything," said VJC captain Jeremy Loke (#4).

By |2019-05-17T14:05:33+08:00May 15th, 2019|football, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Floorball: VJC land spot in final after beating defending champions TMJC on penalties

For the first time in years, Victoria Junior College (VJC) seized a spot in the National A Division Girls' Floorball final after edging out defending champions Tampines Meridian Junior College (TMJC). VJC clinched victory with a 2-1 score on penalties after the match ended 3-3 in regulation time.

By |2019-05-15T13:13:33+08:00May 14th, 2019|floorball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Basketball (Girls): Short-handed NJC take out VJC 28–21

National Junior College (NJC) beat Victoria Junior College 28–21 in a low-scoring affair in the quarter-finals of the National A Division Girls Basketball Championship.

By |2019-05-14T01:28:41+08:00May 13th, 2019|basketball, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National A Div Football Final (Girls): Dominant VJC claim seventh consecutive title in 3-0 win over SAJC

Victoria Junior College proved their prowess once again in a 3-0 win over St. Andrew's Junior College (SAJC). This win is VJC's seventh consecutive title in the National A Division Football Girls' Championship.

By |2019-05-11T22:19:08+08:00May 11th, 2019|football, Youth in Motion|0 Comments