NBA awards

On Friday the 23rd of October 2015 Royal Bafokeng Jr NBA /Jr WNBA basketball development programme hosted it’s first international sports entrepreneur and mentorship forum at Lebone II College which was followed by a black tie gala dinner at the Royal Marang Hotel in celebration of their 5th anniversary of the league finals.The Gala dinner was to award the top academic students and National players that participate in the league. At the dinner Kagiso Katane and Aotlotlwe Matshana received awards for their hard work in class. It is always a pleasure to see players perform on and off the court.
“Academics+ Athletics+ Character Development = Success”.  [Written by Lebogang Matsemela]

 

NBA awards

Places for 2016

Applications have been rolling in and we are almost full in Grade 8 and 9. However, we are hoping to be able to open another class in these grades in 2016 so are still accepting applications. Successful applicants will be placed on a waiting list and notified as soon as more places become available.

There are still places available in Grade 10 and applications are welcome.

Basketball play-offs

Play-offs kicked off on Heritage day, 24th September 2015, at the Royal Bafokeng sports palace. It was a day of smiles and tears as a great display of skill and talented kids was on shown. In our first season of the basketball programme we made it to League play-offs. In the quarter finals we played against Matsukubyane Middle School. The game started well but with both team still struggling to find the rhythm. Oratile Seome opening the scoring with a rebound put back so Kitsong was leading by two defensive blocks then Onkarabetse Monyatsi followed with 6 points to end the half with 08 –  11 Matsukubyane Middle School.

In the second half Matsukubyane Middle School showed they  were the team with experience. The final score was Kitsong 13 – 29 Matsukubyane Middle School.

Our girls have worked hard at developing their basketball skills this year and we congratulate them on their excellent first season.

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Soccer boys victorious!

On Wednesday 16 September Kitsong had a soccer fixture against Matale Middle School. The final score was 7-1 to Kitsong.

 

Soccer half time  Team talk at half time.

The Matale No. 10 challenges Otshepeng Ngwenya as Oratile Sekete and Siya Siyabonga look on.

Matale No 10 challenges Otshepeng Ngwenya as Oratile Sekete and Siya look on

The victorious team – well done boys!!

Victorious soccer team

Applications for 2016

Applications closed on Friday 28 August and 55 new children have written entrance tests and places have been offered accordingly. The result is that there are a few places still available in Grade 8, Grade 9 is full and there are a few places still available for Grade 10. Applications are still being accepted for Grade 8 and Grade 10 but as places are offered and accepted and the classes fill-up applications will close.

Entrance tests

Subjects offered for Matric are: English, Setswana, Maths, Information Technology, Drama, Physical Science and Engineering Graphic Design.

 

 

Royal Bafokeng All Star U16 Players

Oratile Seome was selected for the Royal Bafokeng U16 girls teams which was knocked out in the group stages of the tournament held on Saturday 29 August and Oarabile Sekitla was selected for the Royal Bafokeng U 16 B boys team. The boys were knocked out in the semi-finals of the Royal Bafokeng Basketball 4th Annual tournament.

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