May 30, 2008, 6:21 AM
Upper Basic Schools in the Western Region last Saturday converged at Brikama Upper Basic School grounds to hold their annual Trust Bank sponsored Inter-Schools Athletics heats ahead of the Gambia Inter-Schools athletics, slated to take place at the Independence in Bakau in March.
Fourteen schools took part in the championship which was keenly contested by athletes from various schools across Western Region.
Sixth position was occupied by Jamisa Upper Basic School 150 points; Penyem came 7th with 109 points,
After securing 64 position,
Speaking to Pointsport shortly after the events the Physical Education Master of
He pointed out that they will go back to the training ground and prepare well for the final later this year and expressed optimism that his school will clinch this year’s Trust Bank sponsored Inter- Schools Athletics Championship.
The Secretary-General of the Gambia Secondary Schools Sports Association, Alagie S. Darboe, said the heats for the Senior Secondary Schools category in the Western Region is slated for Saturday 13th February 2010, at the
Schools in the Greater Banjul Area will hold their annual heats on March 5-7, at the Independence Stadium in Bakau.
The national inter-school final is slated for March 12th and 13th 2010.