Bishops Prep under the guidance of former South African hockey Olympian and Bishops master, Murray Anderson is hosting the 5th annual Sporting Chance/Bishops u12 Inter-Schools hockey tournament at the acclaimed Bishops College astro-turf, today, Friday 3rd June 2011.
Two hundred u12 boys and girls from 16 primary schools throughout greater Cape Town will participate in a round robin tournament, with the highlight of the day’s event being the play offs and finals which will be played under lights.
Brad Bing, MD of tournament sponsor Sporting Chance, commented “This annual tournament is always a great success and helps to promote hockey amongst the children. It also helps them to stay active, assists with talent identification and will contribute to the children’s motivation to continue participating in sport.”
Defending champions Herschel and Bishops will be looking to regain the winner’s trophies. Fantastic prizes are up for grabs on the
evening, which have been sponsored by SuperSport Let’s Play, TK Hockey and Sportsmans Warehouse.
Prize giving is at 20h00.