Erundu Combined School wins Build It Football Tournament
16 Jul 2018 06:50am
ONGWEDIVA, 16 JUL (NAMPA) - Erundu Combined School in Oshakati won the 2018 Build It Football Tournament after beating their counterparts from Ongwedivas Kleine Kuppe Primary School 2-1 in the final on Saturday.
Erundu also handed Golden Maggy Primary School a 2-1 defeat in the semi-final match held on the same day, while Kleine Kuppe Primary School beat Eheke PS 1-0 in the second semi-final.
As the winners, Erundu scooped the top prize of a Build It voucher worth N.dollars 5 000, new football kits, a trophy, gold medals and bags for the players.
Kleine Kuppe, as the runners-up, received a voucher worth N.dollars 2 000, silver medals and a bag for each player.
Abdul Brenner from Kleine Kuppe was declared Player of the Tournament and was awarded N.dollars 1 000 and a trophy.
Eluwa Special School received N.dollars 3 000 as the hosting school.
The tournament kicked off with a parade, escorted by the Namibian Police Force (NamPol), from Build Its Ongwediva branch.
The Under-13 tournament saw 14 schools from in and around the Oshana Region participate. Speaking during the tournament, Build Its Area Manager for Oshana, Jaco Roberts said his company will continue sponsoring the event for years to come.