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Bottrop retain inter-school athletics championship

Mar 20, 2017, 11:27 AM | Article By: Lamin Gibba

Kinderdorf Bottrop Technical Senior School were yesterday crowned 2017 National School Athletic champions, as they have retained their title, at the Independence in Bakau.

The Inter-school Athletic Championship organised by The Gambia Senior Secondary School Sports Association brought together more than hundred schools from all over the country to compete in this year inter-school championship

The Brikama-based school clinched the title to claim it for the second time in a row with 311 points, while Mahad Senior Secondary School took 2nd with 271 points, Barra/Essau Secondary Schools took third with 245 points, Gambia Senior Secondary School came fourth with 189 points, Muslim S.S.S took fifth position with165 points, and Nusrat are sixth with 138 points.

In the upper basic school category, Bokoteh Upper Basic School took first with 249 points, Barra/Essau Upper Basic School took 2nd with 199 points, Latrikunda Sabiji U.B.S took 3rd position with 162 points and Latrikunda German, commonly known as (LK), took 4th position with 140 points.