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Sport In Action Teams Dominate Youth Basketball League Opening Tournament.

The standout performances of the SIA teams were impressive, as they secured championship titles in several categories. In the under-8 division, the SIA Scorpions claimed the runners-up position, while the Kabwata Tigers emerged victorious as champions. Similarly, in the under-10 category, the SIA Scorpions were crowned champions, with the Kabwata Tigers taking the runners-up spot.

The dominance of the Sport In Action teams continued in the older age groups, with the Kabwata Tigers SIA taking the top spot in the under-16 and under-19 divisions. The SIA Scorpions also made their mark in the under-13 category minting Silver, further solidifying the organization’s presence in the league, and further highlighting their contribution to the wider National Basketball pathway across all levels.

The most impressive feat was the SIA’s performance in the girls’ division, where the Kabwata Tigers emerged as the champions, beating a worthy opponent in Dolphins Basketball Academy while showcasing the breadth of talent and development within the team and organization.

The Youth Basketball League opening tournament has undoubtedly been a celebration of the exceptional skills and dedication of the SIA teams and serves as a testament to the remarkable works of the coaches and coordinators in basketball operations in using sport as a vehicle for social change within their respectable communities. Their consistent success across all age groups is a evidence to the organization’s commitment to nurturing young talent and fostering a strong basketball culture in the community, and nurturing Zambia’s future basketball stars.