Wednesday, March 28, 2018




8 SERIES CHALLENGE AT SADILI OVAL ACADEMY.

Despite the bad weather throughout the week it just decided to be favourable during this particular day the 13th of March. Pupils turned up in large numbers for the long awaited day different schools which participate In the squad were well represented, the boys and girls summing up to 57, In attendance were pupils from Nazarene, Cana Junior, St Catherine and Kid star Academy aged 6 to 12 years.


The boys and girls started up with registration and warm up which was done by the coaches then assumed the day’s activity that was playing tennis. The matches were well carried out with the children taking lead in being referees and guiding the others in counting scores and watching out for the mistakes made during the matches.

The girls played against fellow girls from different schools and Salipto Achieng who is 9years old from Kid star Academy exhibited exemplary results as she led in the girls team and for the boys Aldon Juma who is 10 years from St Catherine shone as the Golden boy from the matches played with good skills in ‘forehand and backhand’. I am glad that the lessons I have been teaching the kids were not in vain as they are putting them into practise I will put more effort in training them so that they can participate in tournaments with other kids where they can win and be given uniforms as that’s one of the resource the team lacks said Asha Adongo one of the coaches. The winners were as follows:

Nicholas Omondi during the match
Under 10 boys.

Red.                                              Yellow.
John Kidziri. Winner.                  Rooney omondi-Winner
Bonface Odemo Runners up.        Vincent Okemwa Runners up
Blue.                                             Green.
Brighton Omondi Winner           Aldon Juma Winner.

Charlie Omondi Runners up        Brandley Omondi-Runners up

Under 12 boys.

Red                                               Yellow.

Dickens Okello. Winner                           Clinton Onyango.Winner

Moses Mwakio Runners up.                      Rooney Omondi.Runners up

Blue.                                              Green.

John Wafula Winner                                 Nicholas Omondi.Winner. 
  
               

Bonface Odembo Runners up                   Jeremiah Onyango.Runners up

Girls under 10

Red.                                               Yellow.

Salimpto Achieng Winner                      Mary Inviolata Winner

Idah Achieng. Runers up                           Mishel Atieno.Runners up

Blue.                                              Green.

Cheryl Chivaluma. Winner                       Marion Adhiambo Winner

Claudia Cheryl. Runners up                       Yvonne Atieno.Runners up

Under 12 girls.

Faith Akinyi Winner

Elizabeth Onganga Runners up.
kids greeting each other before the match.

The coaches were impressed as this was a new group of the squad and they were really quick learners, had the zeal to learn the game, had teamwork and they positively accepted corrections when they went wrong. The children finished by having a meal and later departed to their specific schools with a promise to do better.

Coach Wycliffe confirming Scores from the referees.

Boys enjoying lunch.

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