The Child Focus Basketball Team went over to Sint-Maarten from May 11 till May 13, 2018 for a friendly inter island competition between Sint-Maarten, Sint-Eustatius and Saba. The trip was made possible in collaboration with the Public Entity Saba, the Saba Sports Federation and Child Focus Foundation. As defending champs Saba played the first game against Sint-Eustatius. The game ended with a score of 54-85.
The second game was played on May 12, 2018 between Saba and Sint-Maarten and ended with the scores 41-72.
The Championship game was played between Sint-Maarten and St. Eustatius. Sint-Maarten won the championship game with a score of 70-58.
The Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, Jorien Wuite, came to support the youth and to present the winning team with the Championship Trophy. The teens mentioned that they had a wonderful time. They have been able to meet up with their friends from Sint-Maarten and St. Eustatius. Also some parents came out to support the Saba team!
Child Focus would like to thank Public Entity Saba and the Saba Sports Federation for their support to make this event a reality.