Raring to go; Rift Valley Secondary schools girls basketball team St. Bridgit’s (Pictured above) receive their trophy at the just concluded Rift Valley Term one games. They overcame Moi Girls Eldoret 42-40 at a pulsating final played on Friday 15th March, 2019, to book a ticket to the National term one games slated for April, 2019, in Mombasa.
2018 Kenya Secondary Schools Sports Association, KSSSA, national basketball champions Laiser hill were in a class of their own; trouncing Kapsabet boys 114-34 at the Rift valley region games in a final played on Friday 15th March, 2019. Laiser Hill led through all the four quarters recording 25-09, 20-04, 31-06 and 28-15 scores in the first, second, third and fourth quarters. In the girls category, St. Bridgit’s girls stunned Moi Girls Eldoret 42-40 in a pulsating finale played yesterday.
The Rift Valley games kicked off on Saturday 9th March 2019, In Iten Elgeyo Marakwet county at St. Patrick’s Iten and Tambach Teachers Training College, TTC.
In hockey boys, reigning KSSSA national champions St. Anthony’s boys defeated Tambach 1-0 to book a slot at the national show piece. In the girls category, National champions Trans Nzoia were stunned 2-0 by newbies St. Mary’s Tachasis.
Winners in each category will now represent the region at the National term one games in Mombasa at the Coast Region; this coming April.
COLLATED FINALS RESULTS.
Tambach 0 vs 1 St. Anthony’s
Tranz Nzoia 0 vs 2 St. Mary’s Tachasis
Kabianga 14 vs 12 Item
St. Brigit’s 42 vs 40 Moi Girls Eldoret
Laiser Hill 114 vs 34 Kapsabet Boys
Laiser Hill 19 vs 17 Menengai.
Overall trophy went to tranzoia county.
QUALIFIERS TO THE 2019 NATIONAL TERM ONE GAMES
Boys: Laiser Hill (Kajiado County)
Girls: St. Bridgits Girls (Tranzoia County)
Boys: St. Anthony’s (Tranzoia County)
Girls- St. Marys Tachasis (Nandi County)
Kabianga High School (Kericho County)
Laiser Hill (Kajiado County) and
Menengai High School (Nakuru County)
Boys: Saniak High School- Nandi county
Girls: Kirandich Girls- Nakuru County.