By Jankoba Janneh
Junior and senior secondary schools across the country, today Friday, converged at the Independent Stadium for the opening ceremony of the annual inter schools athletics final.
Thirty nine (39) junior secondary schools will compete for the junior trophy whilst sixty three (63) others will battle it out in the senior category. A total of hundred and two schools will participate in the three days sporting contest.
Junior champions’ Latrikunda Sabiji is likely to face a strong challenge from new covenant and Bakoteh Upper Basic School. The duos impressed during the traditional hits and are likely to replicate the same performance at the finals. Senior champions Botropp will be fully aware of the threats of local rivals Mahat Senior of Brikama and the north bank outfit of Essau.
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