The Greater Accra Regional contingent has departed Accra to compete in the National Sports Championship in Bolgatanga in Ghana’s Upper East regional capital Basketballghana.com gathers.
The contingent includes the Boys and Girls Basketball teams led by Coaches Eric Ankamah Agyapong, Emmanuel Lartey and Samuel Anaman.
The Boys team scrimmaged with DUNK Knights at the Achimota School recently before departing; Knights lost in both games.
Knights compete in the Accra Basketball League (ABL) Men’s Division II and products from the development program are members of the regional team.
In the aftermath of the scrimmage with Knights, Coach Anaman was expectant for his teams to make “a mark” in the competition.
The National Championship is exclusively eligible to athletes in Senior High Schools in the West African nation; athletes are due to compete in several sports disciplines including football, table tennis and hockey.
Teams representing the remaining nine regions in Ghana will compete at the Championship that commences on Thursday, September 12.
By Yaw Adjei-Mintah
@YawMintYM on Twitter