HTS Louis Botha in football final

2019-09-11 06:00

HTS Louis Botha from Bloemfontein is on the verge of making third defence of the Lemo Mall High Schools Football Tournament for boys u.18.

They have qualified for the final and will compete for the trophy against the Lekhulong Secondary School. The final is scheduled for today (11/09) at HTS Louis Botha. Kick-off is at 14:00.

Louis Botha won the 2017 and 2018 seasons, beating Navalsig and Brebner, respectively. The 2017 runner-up, the Navalsig Secondary School, will compete for the bronze medal against Grey College, who lost to the champions in the semi-final played last Wednesday (04/09). Louis Botha and Lekhulong narrowly beat their opponents by odd goals, 1-0, respectively, to book a place in the final.

The winner will take home R30 000 and the runner-up R20 000, while third-place achiever will get R10 000. The prizes will go towards the schools for the develop­ment of sport.

The top three teams will also receive medals.


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