The battle continues ………….
This weekend sees the Namibian inline hockey players in Otjiwarongo where the hosts, Scorpions Inline Hockey Club welcomes all clubs of all divisions the opportunity to change their league standings by battling it out on their rink. Presently, there are some very close placings in the current Namibia Ice and Inline Hockey Association (NIIHA) league standings. The clubs have prepared for this weekend, which is the fourth tournament of the year, to continue the “battle” to play in good sportsmanship against each other in the second to last league tournament of the year. The division games that are not to be missed, are the tight placings in the 10 and under, whereby Cazadores and Scorpions are battling it out for second place and the tie between Badgers and Scorpions in the ladies division will offer spectators some exciting games. This year’s international experience in the upper age divisions will definitely give teams the opportunity to make changes to their standings.
The annual league tournament in the North is seen as a highlight, meeting to play on the Scorpions new size hockey rink and enjoying the reknown “farmers” catering are two of many reasons for the excitement .
Visit the inline hockey tournament at the Otjiwarongo Show Grounds as of Friday lunchtime 19 September through to Sunday afternoon for some exciting games and sporting entertainment.
Next week NIIHA will announce of the newly selected junior teams to represent Namibia at International level in 2015 after trials was hosted at the Swakopmund Indoor Sports Centre in Swakopmund this past weekend.