Dragons boys team wins home invitational softball tournament
Head of High School Activities
UWCSEA East hosted a start of season friendship event which included teams from Singapore and Kuala Lumpur over the weekend of 26-28 February. A solid pre-season for the players has certainly been a benefit to them. Both the Dragons boys and girls team began well on Friday with victories against UWCSEA Dover, Overseas Family School (OFS) and Canadian International School (CIS).
On Saturday, the girls had some close games throughout the day narrowly losing by 1 run to the tournament runners up, The International School of Kuala Lumpur. The boys continued to dominate the tournament with wins from 4 games scoring 68 runs and conceding 27 in the group stages. The team powered their way into Sunday’s final against UWCSEA Dover.
On Sunday, the boys looked focused, determined and ready for the challenge. Spirits were high as they reflected on performances throughout the last two days. The game was close in the early innings and continued throughout the game with the Dragons taking control in the 5th inning to finish the game victorious 17-8 to finish as undefeated Champions.
The event is designed to promote the sport of Softball, allow students to experience competitive games and develop teamwork. The Activities Department and coaches hope that players continue to develop teamwork and strategies to achieve their performance goals in pursuit of personal excellence.