Sports Briefs

Posted on Apr 18 2002

Inter-Government league tips off April 23

The 2nd Annual Inter-Government Basketball League is set to begin on Tuesday, April 23, at the Garapan basketball court.

A total of 16 teams have confirmed on taking part in the league. Two games will be played every Tuesdays and Thursdays, while Saturday action will feature four games.

Tuesday’s opening game will be between defending champions Department of Community and Cultural Affairs and the Public School System. The game will be immediately followed by the game between last year’s runner-up Department of Public Safety and Commonwealth Ports Authority.

Game time is 6:30pm and 8pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Saturday’s games will start at 1pm. Second game is scheduled for 2:30pm, while the third game will tip-off at 4pm. Final game on Saturdays will be at 5:30pm.

For more information, please contact Elias Rangamar or Jovie Omar at 234-1001/2.

BANMI meeting on April 18

The Basketball Association of the Northern Marianas Islands announced that there would a meeting for the upcoming Island-Wide Basketball League on Thursday, April 18, at the Gilbert C. Ada Gymnasium Conference Room. The meeting will begin at 5:30pm.

All interested teams are urged to attend.

For more information, contact Abner Venus at 234-5911 or Elias Rangamar at 234-1001/2.

SAVA meeting on April 25

The Saipan Amateur Volleyball Association announced that there would be a meeting for all teams interested in the upcoming Island-Wide Men’s and Women’s Volleyball League. The meeting is slated for Thursday, April 25, at the Gilbert C. Ada Gymnasium Conference Room at 5:30pm.

Teams must submit rosters and entrance fees during the meeting.

SAVA has proudly announced that the league will begin on Monday, April 29.

For more information, please contact Jonas Barcinas at 664-5025/5030 or Joe Mettao at 234-1001/2.

MGA April “Ace” set

Reminder to all MGA members that the April “Ace” Tournament is set for this Sunday, April 21, at the Kingfisher Golf Links. Tee Time is 8:57am. Meeting Time is 8:30am. Also, be reminded that deadline for annual dues is at the end of May.

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