Kumasi Girls Senior High School has won the 2019 Sprite Ball Championship to successfully defend its national title at the El Wak Stadium in Accra. Kumasi Girls beat Mfantsiman Girls Senior High School 22-14 in the Girls Division to win its second Sprite Ball trophy and secure back to back titiles. The Kumasi-based side is the first to secure consecutive wins in that category.
The Kumasi-based side is the first to secure consecutive title wins since T.I. Ahmadiyya Senior High School last did it in 2015.
Mfantsipim School beat WASS to win 2019 Sprite Ball Championship
Mfantsiman trailed 8-12 at the end of the first half after Kumasi Girls took a 10-0 lead in the early minutes of the big game.
However, Abigail Agyapomaah Gyamfi came strong in the third quarter with a balanced act on both ends snarling rebounds and giving her team second chance scoring opportunities.
Surprise package Shama Senior High School placed third to clinch the bronze medal which its first in the competition.
Mfantsipim School has won the 2019 Sprite Ball Championship at the El Wak Stadium in Accra courtesy a resounding 35-16 win over West Africa Senior High School (WASS).
The win ends Mfantsipim’s losing streak in the finals of Ghana’s biggest high school basketball championship Boys.
Opoku Ware School clinched bronze after securing a 35-16 win over 2018 Champions Presbyterian Senior High School (Osu-PRESEC).