All the high schools in Mbombela from different circuits are ready for the KaNyamazane Medical Centre School Tournament 2017. It is set to kick off from tomorrow to June.
The tournament was officially launched on Friday at the Msogwaba Library.
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The centre manager, Sipho Thabethe said, “We are happy to see our schools show an interest in the competition, and we have been joined by new schools this year.”
He urged the coaches to own the tournament. “The coaches should take the games very seriously because there are pupils who are not performing well academically, but are good at sports. I believe that they can use their talent to live
a better life,” he explained.
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The champions will walk away with R10 000, a soccer kit, gold medals and a trophy. Those in second place will receive R5 000, silver medals, trophy and a cooler box.
Third position will get R2 500, and eight schools will receive compensation of R1 000 per school for participating in the event.