St Stithians College Basketball u16 Tournament



Our signature St Stithians U16 Basketball Tournament took place from 10 - 12 February and it was a celebration of basketball action and talent.  Our 2023 Tournament played host to 5th year of the Boys' College Tournament and the Inaugural Girls' College Tournament and both were a huge success. Due to weather challenges, the Boys’ Tournament was moved from our Saints Basketball precinct to the Brixton Community Centre and the Girls’ Tournament was hosted by St Peter's College and Sacred Heart College. The weather did not dampen the spirits of our players or supporters and it was a wonderful weekend of basketball action and camaraderie from our participating teams. 

Congratulations to St John’s College for winning the Boys’ Tournament and Sacred Heart College for winning the inaugural Girls’ Tournament with some truly inspired play.  We share with you below the Results and Final Placings Documents which include the All Star Teams for both the Boys' and Girls' Tournaments.

Boys' Tournament 


Girls' Tournament 



Thank you to our photographer, Debbi Adcock for capturing the action across the three venues over the tournament weekend.

Please CLICK HERE for Debbi Adcock's photographs of the tournament.  Once you have inputted your email address, the images can be downloaded for free.

Please CLICK HERE for Donald Chodeva's photogrpahs of the final day of the St Stithians Boys' u16 Tournament and the Prize-Giving.


Live Streaming - SuperSport Schools Live 

We were proud to once again partner with the SuperSport School for the live-streaming of our tournament. To access this awesome coverage of all of tthe games that took place, you will need to download the Supersport Schools app. All the fixtures will be uploaded to this portal. For details on how to download the app, click here.  

Innaugural Girls' College St Stithians Basketball u16 Tournament Highlights Video compliments of SuperSport Schools Live.

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Please visit this page for details on the fixtures, for highlight images, updates and information throughout the tournament.


Score Updates

For St Stithians Basketball U16 Boys' Tournament score updates, please click here.

For St Stithians Basketball U16 Girls' Tournament score updates, please click here.

For details on fixtures, the official programme, tournament rules and other important information, please stay tuned to this page.

Click here to follow the conversation on our St Stithians Basketball Page 

Click here to download the Official Tournament Programme or scroll to see the programme on screen.

Thank you to our photographer, Debbi Adcock for capturing some of the action courtside today.



Lightning Policy and Safety Guidelines

Please find our Lightning Policy and Safety Guidelines here.

Physical address

40 Peter Place,
 Lyme Park, Sandton, 2129

Please find the St Stithians College Campus Map here.


Medical Emergency Details  

In a medical emergency call our Paramedic and on-site ambulance: +27 (0) 83 305 6207 (Monday – Friday 6am to 7pm; and Saturdays 7am – 1pm).

For an after hours medical emergency contact Netcare 911 on +27 (0)10 209 8339 or 082 911.

Security Contact Details

In a security emergency contact the Fidelity ADT 24-hour Security Supervisor on + 27 83-789-1427 (24 hours) and state that you have an emergency.
24-hour Security Supervisor: - +27 11 577-6332 (24 hours)

We share with you a gallery of photographs from the St Sttihians u16 Basketball Tournament 2022.



St Stithians College was proud to host the prestigious Under 16 Basketball Tournament for the 3rd consecutive year. The event took place from the 14th to the 16th February 2020 and was a spectacular showcase of one of the fastest-growing sports in South Africa, particularly at school level.

There were 24 teams participating in the 2020 event, Clifton School, Lethukuthula Secondary School, International School of South Africa, Jeppe High School for Boys, Kearsney College, King Edward VII School, Maritzburg College, Maru-a-Pula School, Michaelhouse, Morris Isaacson High School, Pretoria Boys High School, Queen's College Boys' High School, St Alban's College, St Benedict's College Bedfordview, St David's Marist Inanda, St Peter's College, St John's College, St Stithians College, St. Charles College, Pietermaritzburg, St George's College, Usutu Forest School and Windhoek International School.

A special mention of our two development teams,  Morris Isaacson High School who returned again this year and Lethukuthula Secondary School from Katlehong.  We thank Riversong South Africa and African Proficient Group for their support in making it possible for these two talented teams to be a part of the 2020 event.  


Basketball - U16 Basketball Tournament (By Seann Rubinek, Director of Basketball for St Stithians Boys’ College)

The 3rd Annual St Stithians College U16 Basketball Tournament has come and gone and what a Tournament it was! After three days of intense basketball, Soweto’s very own Morris Isaacson High School pipped St John’s College 63-60 in what is being called the most thrilling and entertaining tournament final so far!

24 teams from, Gauteng, KZN, Western Cape, and North-West provinces, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Swaziland and Namibia took part. Interesting to note that all teams lost at least one game in the group stages which shows the high level of competition exhibited this year. From tip-off on Friday morning teams put in their all. Our Boys’ College U16s had a tough time with a loss in their first game against St Benedict’s College, however they recovered well and went on to beat Michaelhouse convincingly and breezed past Queens College. But it wasn’t to be in the quarter finals where they faced a tough fired up Jeppe side. The boys lost 15 - 25.

The finals though between Morris Isaacson and St John’s College proved to be a most thrilling affair with the lead going back and forth and the teams giving their all. However Morris Isaacson could not be denied as they held onto a slight 63 - 60 lead till the final whistle sending the crowd into a frenzy. Great gesture by Morris Isaacson when they formed a tunnel for St John’s College during the prize giving. After three years of being sponsored as our Development Team, what a moment it was when the young boys from Soweto lifted the Cup at the most prestigious U16 Basketball Tournament thus closing the curtain on the 2020 St Stithians U16 Basketball Tournament.

To download the full tournament information booklet, click here.

To view the fixtures for the weekend, click here.

To download the tournament rules and regulations: click here. 

Click here to view score updates, as well as log and fixture details.

Please find our Lightning Policy and Safety Guidelines here.

Physical address
40 Peter Place,
 Lyme Park, Sandton, 2129

Please find the St Stithians College Campus Map here.


Medical Emergency Details  

In a medical emergency call our Special Ops 99 Paramedic and on-site ambulance: +27(0) 79 495 8402 (Monday – Friday 6am to 7pm; and Saturdays 7am – 1pm).

For an after hours medical emergency contact Netcare 911 on +27 (0) 10 209 8339 or 082 911.

Security Contact Details

In a security emergency contact the 24-hour Security Supervisor on +27(0) 82 690 8474 and state that you have an emergency.

Colin Kallee (St Stithians Security Manager): +27(0) 83 729 7387
24-hour Security Supervisor: +27(0) 82 690 8474


Post event highlights video

Pre-event video promo