Saint Josephâ€™s College Layibi (SJCL) lifted the Gulu District Post Primary schools championship at Pece on Saturday. With the victory, Layibi restored its traditional hold on the track and field records when it nearly tripled the other competitors with 149 points. Bishop Angelo Negri took second place with 61 points.
The Lira acting sport officer has appealed to games and sport teachers to give enough time for sports in schools. Leo Alani made the call when opening a two-day seminar for games teachers Saturday at Ngetta. He said children of displaced persons returning home should be encouraged to study through sports activities.
Odongaâ€™s side walloped
Liraâ€™s Hawaii Spot pool club players on Saturday overwhelmed visiting Pader team 27-11 points in a friendly tie. The visitors were led by the Aruu County MP Odonga Otto, who with humility, accepted defeat while handing over sh0.5m cash prize to the winners.
Soroti Community SS 315
Alliance H/S 158
Soroti SS 110
Teso College Aloet 77
Soroti Community SS garnered 315 points to win the Soroti district post primary athletics competitions.