Press Release: Football & Table Tennis Championships

Football

The NBD Primary Schools Football Championships organized by the Sports Division will continue with matches around the island.

On Tuesday, 5th February, the schools in the West Central Zone will meet at Lindo Park in Goodwill from 9:30am – they are Massacre Primary, Berean Academy, Goodwill Primary, Campbell and Mahaut.

Meanwhile, Salybia Primary, Atkinson Primary, Wesley Primary, Concord Primary, Sineku Primary and the W.S. Stevens Primary will do battle on Tuesday 5th and Wednesday 6th at Lio Park in Marigot.

The top three teams in each zone will qualify for the next round of the championships.

Table Tennis

The National Schools Table Tennis Championships will begin on Tuesday 5th February at 10:00 am at the Goodwill Primary School’s Auditorium. This is when students of the Secondary Schools will converge to compete over a two-day period in team and singles events.

There will be team events catering for the U-14, U-16, U-20 age categories and also open singles for both boys and girls.

The Primary Schools Championships will take place on Thursday 7th from 10:00 am and will also feature team and open singles events.

Michanda Dorsette and Leath Edwards from the W.S. Stevens Primpary School won the Primary Schools Open Singles events last year while Kerris Albert and Travis Daniel of Portsmouth Secondary School won the Secondary Schools open singles.

The W.S. Stevens Primary School and the Portsmouth Secondary School dominated the championships in 2012.