Schools Set For The Copa Coca-Cola Regional Finals

Thursday, June 13, 2018: The COPA Coca-Cola Under-16 tournament games continues this week with regional finals set to take from 14th June 2018 to 17th June 2018 across the country.

The boys and girls tournament will be played across all eight regions with teams seeking a chance to fill eight slots in the national finals set to take place in Eldoret between 20th July 2018 and 29th July 2018.

In the Capital City, the finals will be staged in Lenana School from 14th June till 16th June 2018. In the boy’s category, the defending champions Upper Hill High School will battle it out against Eastleigh High School, with Highway Secondary School squaring it out with Uhuru Secondary School. Dagoretti High School will compete against the hosts Lenana High School with Sunshine Secondary School playing against Olympic Secondary School.

In the girl’s category, Olympic Secondary School will start their regional title defense against Dandora Girls Secondary Schools, St. Martins Secondary School playing against Embakasi Girls Secondary School with Dagoretti Mixed Secondary School battling with Kariobangi North Secondary School. The last quarterfinal match will be Kenya High School against Mwangaza High School.

In Nyanza region at Cardinal Otunga High School on 14th -16th June 2018, the teams will be grouped into two, with two teams progressing to the Semi-Final stage. In the boy’s category, last year regional finalists Barding High School have been grouped with Mbita High School and Riyabe Secondary School in Group A. In Group B, last year’s regional champions Kisumu Day Secondary School have been grouped with Ugari Secondary School and Marindi Secondary School.

In the girl’s category, there will be new regional champions as Nyakach Secondary School having not made it to the knock-out stages. In Group A, Kobala Secondary School have been pooled together with Sironga Girls Secondary Schools and Magadi Secondary School. In Group B, Sega Secondary Schools will compete against Kadika Secondary School and Moteiribe Secondary School.

In the Central region, schools will converge at Muranga Teachers Training College while in Mombasa the finals will be staged at Kwale High School. Rift Valley Regional finals will be staged at Moi Girls High School – Eldoret while in the Eastern region they will be staged at Kitui School. Stakes will be high in Western Region atSt. Peter’s Mumias as last year’s national Champions Kakamega High School will be seeking to defend their regional glory in the championship. All matches of the seven regions will be played from14th June to 17th June 2018.

The North Eastern Finals will be staged at Sabunley Secondary School in Wajir from 18th July to 22nd July 2018.

The tournament is under the Ministry of Education, in partnership between Kenya Secondary Schools Sports Association (KSSSA) and The Coca-Cola Company.

*Below are fixtures for two regions and the dates and venues for the regional finals for all regions.

NAIROBI REGIONAL QUARTERFINALS

BOYS

GIRLS

Upper Hill High School VS Eastleigh High School

Olympic High School VS Dandora Girls Secondary Schools

Highway Secondary School VS Uhuru Secondary School

St. Martins Secondary School VS Embakasi Girls Secondary School

Dagoretti High School VS Lenana High School

Dagoretti Mixed Secondary School VS Kariobangi North Secondary School

Sunshine Secondary School VS Olympic High School

Kenya High School VS Mwangaza High School

NYANZA REGIONAL FINALS

BOYS

 

GIRLS

GROUP A

GROUP B

GROUP A

GROUP B

Barding High School

Kisumu Day Secondary School

Kobala Secondary School

Sega Secondary School

Mbita High School

Ugari Secondary School

Sironga Girls Secondary Schools

Kadika Secondary School

Riyabe Secondary School

Marindi Secondary School

Magadi Secondary Schools

Moteiribe Secondary School

REGIONAL DATES AND VENUES

REGION

VENUE

DATE: JUNE

1

Nairobi

Starehe High School / Lenana High School

14th -16th June 2018

2

Central

Muranga Teachers Training College

14th – 17th June 2018

3

Mombasa

Kwale High School

14th -17th June 2018

4

Western

St. Peter’s Mumias

14th – 16th June 2018

5

Rift Valley

Moi Girls High School – Eldoret

14th -17thJune 2018

6

Nyanza

Cardinal Otunga High School – Kisii County

14th -16thJune 2018

7

Eastern

Kitui School

14th – 17thJune 2018

8

North Eastern

Sabunley Secondary School

18th July – 22st July 2018

9

Nationals

Eldoret

20th – 29thJuly 2018

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