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Truck Team win KASU Valentine’s competition

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Windhoek-based Truck Team won the netball event of the Katutura Sport Union (KASU) Valentine’s tournament held at the Khomasdal Stadium in the capital on Sunday.In the first netball semi-final, Epukiro-based Okatuuo defeated Fine Young Stars from Erind…

Windhoek-based Truck Team won the netball event of the Katutura Sport Union (KASU) Valentine’s tournament held at the Khomasdal Stadium in the capital on Sunday.

In the first netball semi-final, Epukiro-based Okatuuo defeated Fine Young Stars from Erindi-roukambe with a 20-16 scoreline.

The second semi-final saw Truck Team go up against Red Fire from Otumbonde.

The Windhoek- based team overcame Red Fire 30-25.

Truck Team were then crowned champions of the KASU Valentine’s competition for 2021 after they defeated Okatuuo ladies 25-23 in the final to take home N.dollars 2 000, a trophy and 12 gold medals.

Okatuuo pocketed N.dollars 1 250 and 12 silver medals as runners up, while Red Fire and Fine Young Stars ladies each took home N.dollars 650 as losing semi-finalists.

Okatuuo's goal defender Cornelia Goal Mupenda walked away with the player of the tournament award.

Meanwhile, the football category of the competition is set for conclusion on Saturday (13 February) at the Khomasdal Stadium.

The netball competition attracted 12 netball teams and was played without spectators due to COVID-19 measures.

Source: Nampa