Teams compete for final spots at NZSS Basketball Championships

By Kimiora Kaire-Melbourne

The SAS Secondary Schools National Championships is underway in Palmerston North which features some of the most talented young basketball players in the country.

Yesterday Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Te Kura Kokiri from Tauranga won the A grade, beating Opunake in the final 60 – 86 and making them the first kura kaupapa to take it out.

Today teams in the AA grade will compete in the semi-finals in the hope of making it through to the finals tomorrow.

Follow this link to view the live stream.


Friday              13:30               AA Girls Semi Final 1

                        15:15               AA Boys Semi Final 1

                        18:30               AA Girls Semi Final 2

                        19:45               AA Boys Semi Final 2

Saturday         15:30               AA Girls Final

                        17:30               AA Boys Final

Make sure to check the livestream page, the Basketball NZ website and facebook page for daily updates.