Greenland, Valley Public enter semis
KATHMANDU: Hosts Greenland School and Valley Public School reached the semi-finals in the junior boys section of the fourth Kwik’s Greenland Inter-school Basketball Tournament today.
Greenland defeated Clinton Public School 25-5 after Minal Puri scored 10 points while Valley Public outplayed Awareness International Academy 28-11 with Anmol Shrestha’s 12 points held at Greenland
school premise in Dhapashi. Deep jyoti and Prithvi School also entered the last four of the category winning their respective matches. Bibek Pun netted 14 points in Deep Jyoti’s 32-18 win over Neric School and Prithvi edged past Angel Heart 15-6.
In the senior boys’ matches, Trungram International Academy (TIA), Kathmandu Valley, Golden Peak and Gyan Niketan School qualified for the semi-finals. Anil Shahi scored 20 points to give TIA a 44-14 win over Neric while Tshiring Tenzing Ghale’s match winning
20 points helped Kathmandu Valley secure a 36-29
win over Greenland.
Golden Peak posted a narrow 26-23 victory over Deep jyoti and later in the day Gyan Niketan outclassed Newton School with a comfortable 39-9 win.