John Alphons Pandeni Combined School to host sports tournament
14 Sep 2018 09:00am
OUTAPI, 14 SEP (NAMPA) The John Alphons Pandeni Combined School will host a sports tournament next weekend.
Organiser of the tournament, Vaino Shimutwikeni on Thursday told Nampa the football and netball tournament will be held at the David Sheehama Senior Secondary School sports field in Outapi on 22 and 23 September.
He said the schools patron, Sion Andjamba of Oluzizi World of Commerce has availed N.dollars 10 000 in sponsorship money for the tournament.
He is sponsoring this tournament to give learners an opportunity to prove their potential, as well as to supplement the schools coffers financially, Shimutwikeni noted.
The tournament is being hosted for the first time this year and will be an annual event.
A school bazaar will also be held at the same time to raise funds. The tournament is strictly for learners of junior secondary, combined and primary schools.
Football teams are expected to register with N.dollars 500 per team, while each netball team will have to pay N.dollars 400 to register for the tournament.
The football champions of the tournament will win N.dollars 1 800, while the winners in netball will receive N.dollars 1 550.
The runners-up and third-placed team in football will walk away with N.dollars 1 400 and N.dollars 1 000, respectively.
A prize of N.dollars 1 250 will go to the runners-up in netball, while the third prize in this category will be N.dollars 950.
The draw for the tournament takes place on 21 September at Outapi.