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U16 National championship – Polokwane 25/03 to 28/03/2009

By on March 25, 2009 in High School

Limpopo Basketball Association Chairperson Joe Machaba said “The Basketball Association of Limpopo would like to take this opportunity to welcome all participants, coaches, managers, officials, spectators and most importantly players to this historic event.

It is historic because Limpopo is hosting a full national championship for the first time.

We hope this event will leave both remarkable and memorable memories in the minds of the people of Limpopo and all visitors. We would like to thank Basketball SA for affording us this opportunity to host, because we believe this event will help in popularizing the sport of Basketball and also assist in the stimulation of the local economy

In conclusion, let us wish all teams well in their endeavor to become the champions, but also plead for fair-play.”

For the participating teams, Day schedule and Final day fixtures, click on the link U16 national champ 2009.


  • 15 Medals to all teams placed 1st , 2nd and 3rd placed at end of the competition (both genders) Gold, Silver and Bronze
  • Trophy for 2nd placed teams (One per gender)
  • Winner’s trophies (One per gender)
  • Most Valuable Player of the tournament (one player per gender)
  • All Stars (5 selected players per gender)
  • 2009 National squad selected announcement

Information supplied by Charles Foster and edited by Victor Shakineza

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  1. wandile mgwenya says:

    hahaha lol this is gona be a crash…

  2. Jayson says:

    Now lets not be negative. We do not need that right now. Let’s hope that the event will be a success. If there will be any mistakes, then will have to learn from them.

  3. baller says:

    it is good that finally Limpopo get to host a junior national tournament given that they have been doing well in the junior ranks. surely the kids will enjoy limpopo.