| James Kon |
Maktab Duli and JIS B have qualified for the semifinal of the U-19 Jerudong International School (JIS) basketball tournament after winning their respective matches on day two of the competition.
JIS B beat SMSS in a tightly contested match 36-30 to continue on their unbeaten run in the league.
In the opening match, JIS B crushed St Andrew’s 41-17.
Maktab Duli also managed to an easy win over St Andrew’s U19 with the score of 59-18.
Maktab Duli’s first game was against SMSS, which they won 43-30.
Both Maktab Duli and JIS B will meet in the group stage tomorrow.
Matches will continue on until March 1 at the basketball courts of the school.
In the U-15 category, JIS A clinched a spot in the seminal after winning its second game of the competition, defeating St George’s in a nail-biting match 39-38.
In their opening match on Tuesday, JIS A beat Maktab Sains 52-20.
Other results in yesterday’s matches include St Andrew’s 28-19 win over SMJA and JIS B defeating SMSS 36-30.
Today, ISB take on SMJA, JIS B will play St Andrew’s and JIS A face off against SMSSU15.
All matches start at 3.45pm.
In the U-19 category, JIS A will play ISB, St George’s lock horns with Maktab Sains and SMSS will test themselves against St Andrew’s.
All matches start at 4.45pm.