St Stithians College Basketball u16 Tournament 2019

 

St Stithians College is proud to host the prestigious Under 16 Basketball Tournament for the 2nd consecutive year. The event takes place from the 15th to the 17th February 2019 and is a spectacular showcase of one of the fastest-growing sports in South Africa, particularly at school level.

There are 24 teams participating in the 2019 event. We look forward to welcoming Clifton School, Enjabulweni 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, Redhill 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 welcome to our development team,  Morris Isaacson High School.  We thank Riversong South Africa for their support in making it possible for this talented team to be a part of the 2019 event.

Morris Isaacson High school is a school known for its rich history and has produced a number of great South African icons, including Tsietsie Mashinini and Dr Ivan Khoza.

The basketball program was formed in 2017 through a partnership between Soweto Basketball Academy and Morris Isaacson High school. Since the start of this program, the MIHS basketball teams (boy and girls) have been the most formidable and successful high school basketball team in Soweto for the past two years. They won back to back the Soweto High Schools Basketball Championships in 2017 and 2018 with both Boys and girls teams.  The School basketball team is known as the Morris Isaacson Warriors.

Back Row ( L-R) Nkosinathi Masina, Lehlohonolo Sekale, Tshepo Dithabe, Njabulo Macayi, Melvin Mthembu, Mpho Tlhadi.

Front Row ( L-R) :Junior Radebe, Ntokozo Bacela, Masonwabe Mene, Nhlamolo Hlongwane, Nqobani Moyo, Hanock Moeti.

 

To download the full tournament programme, click here.

To download the tournament rules and regulations: click here. 

Cilck here to view the scores via our St Stithians College Facebook Page on the Basketball events page. 

To view the updated fixtures for Sunday 17th February at St Stithians College, click here.