Windhoek Gymnasium Win U17 Netball League

Windhoek Gymnasium and De Duine Secondary School were crowned the winners in the A and B Divisions of the Under 17 League of the Bank Windhoek Schools Netball Super League, respectively.

Their hard work and desire to win eventually paid off last weekend when they were crowned the first champions of the Under 17 league, which was introduced this year, in addition to the existing Under 19 League.

Windhoek Gymnasium took home N$8 000, while De Duine Secondary School won N$5 000. The total cash prizes handed out was N$25 000.

In the A division, Windhoek Gymnasium consistently demonstrated good quality netball during the course of the tournament, and finally beat the other g contender for the title, Elnatan Private School 31-22.

Edugate Academy came third, followed by Otjiwarongo Secondary School in fourth place.

In what could be described as an upset in the B division, De Duine Secondary School won the title defeating Mokganedi Tlhabanello High School 23-20 in the final.

The latter came second, beating the g teams of Pro-Ed Academy and Tsumeb Gymnasium into third and fourth places respectively.

Below are the full results:

A Division

1st Place – Windhoek Gymnasium (N$8 000)

2nd Place – Elnatan Private School (N$4 000)

3rd Place – Edugate Academy (N$3 000)

4th Place – Otjiwarongo Secondary School (10 Netball balls)

B Division

1st Place – De Duine Secondary School (N$5 000)

2nd Place – Mokganedi Tlhabanello High School (N$3 000)

3rd Place – Pro-Ed Academy (N$2 000)

4th Place – Tsumeb Gymnasium (10 Netball balls)

The finals of the Under 19 League will be played in Windhoek on 15 and 16 August 2014 at the Windhoek Gymnasium sport grounds. Members of the public are invited to come and witness the high quality netball that will be on display.

Source : The Namibian