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A Tigress on the field

July 11, 2013 - 2:00pm



SHE MIGHT just be 1.55m tall, but don’t mess with Bowen Secondary School’s B Division girls’ captain Sasi Kala Tamang when she’s on a football pitch.

Once a boy, now a leader

July 4, 2013 - 4:18pm



WHEN Royston Ho first stepped onto the volleyball courts at St Hilda’s Secondary School five years ago, his teacher-coach Teo Siew Lan would not have imagined he would grow into the young man he is today.

Sean's a poster boy

June 27, 2013 - 4:18pm


TNP PICTURE: Ariffin Jamar

THOSE who say the pursuit of academic excellence and sports cannot mix should talk to Sean Tan.

Zoey bounces back

June 20, 2013 - 4:18pm


TNP PHOTO: Jonathan Choo

SHE WAITED five years to lift the North Zone B Division girls’ basketball championship in March when Deyi Secondary School beat North Vista Secondary School 67-39 in the final.

Bad fall can't stop Sean

June 13, 2013 - 7:29pm


TNP PHOTO: Ariffin Jamar

HE THOUGHT months of training had gone down the drain.

Just two days before the National Gymnastics Championships on March 22, Sean Yeo suffered a bad injury after landing on his head, sidelining him for two weeks.

Raphael loves helping others

June 6, 2013 - 4:18pm


TNP PICTURE: Nurjannah Zulkifli

HE THOUGHT he had made it to the promised land to improve his swimming when he was recruited in Primary 5 by the Singapore Sports School (SSP) for its Junior Sports Academy programme.

Resolute Roxanne

June 3, 2013 - 12:58am


SHE HAD feared the worst last August when doctors found stress fractures on her back, which threatened to end her short track and field school career.

But that didn’t stop Roxanne Enriquez from believing.

SSS: Grit sees them win it

October 18, 2012 - 12:59am


HE HAS yet to fully recover from the injuries sustained in a horrific cycling accident that nearly ended his budding sailing career.

School Sports Star race enters final lap

October 15, 2012 - 3:02pm


THE CLOCK is ticking down as The New Paper School Sports Star Award 2012 enters the final straight of its journey.

Last week, the field of student athletes was narrowed down from the 28 profiled since April to 10 finalists – five boys and five girls.

SSS: Make your choice

October 11, 2012 - 3:24pm


WHEN the search for the top-10 finalists for The New Paper School Sports Star Award presented by H-TWO-O began last Thursday, Seko Aiko enlisted the help of friends and family members to vote for her.


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