Medziphema, December 8 (MExN): Ward-9A today lifted the Inter-ward Volleyball Tournament 2018 after overcoming the Ward-8 at a closely contested final on December 8 at Thehouba Ground Ward-5, Medziphema Town.
The champions Ward-9A walked way home richer with certificates, trophy and a cash prize of Rs.20,000 while the runners-up was given a cash prize of Rs. 10,000 along with certificates. The prizes 1st and 2nd prizes were sponsored by Zasivi Meyase and Megohulie Vüprü respectively.
The Best Disciplined Team carrying Rs 2000 cash prize with certificates went to Ward-1B while while Nilasato Terhüja of Ward-8 was adjudged Best Player of the Tournament.
Organised by Medziphema Town Youth Organisation (MTYO), the trophy was held from December 7-8.
The Closing Ceremony was attended by Akhoto Kuotsu, President, Medziphema Town Mechü Krotho (MTMK) who lauded all the participating teams for showing their concern towards cooperation and unity. He also encouraged youths to be dedicated in all their endeavours, the stepping stone for success.
The MTYO in a press note issued by its President Asazo Talie, General Secretary Mhasilevi Kuotsu and Games & Sports Secretary Kepe Nakhro has expressed gratitude to all well-wishers who contributed towards the event in different ways.