The Maiden Edition of the Accra Mayor’s Cup was held Saturday, 3rd November 2019 as Presbyterian Boys Senior High School (PRESEC) Legon, West Africa Senior High School (WASS) emerged champions in the Boys and Girls Division respectively.
In the Boys division, Presec Legon defeated St. Thomas Aquinas Senior High School 33-20 in the finals to register their name as the first school to win the tournament.
The Presbyterian boys took a 6-1 lead in the first quarter, maintaining that to end the second quarter 14-11.
Despite the surge by Aquinas’ Ayepah, Presec held on to end the third quarter 19-16.
A late 4-0 run in the final quarter by Aquinas could do little as Presec Legon were crowned champions, winning the game 33-20.
Elsewhere in the Girls final, West Africa Senior Senior High School (WASS) beat Accra Wesley Girls 13-11 to win that division.
The event saw a host of dignitaries present, including the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) Mayor, Mohammed Adjei Sowah.
St. Marys Senior High School, Accra High School, Sacred Heart Technical Institute Osu Presbyterian Boys Senior High School were among the competing teams at the Bukom Boxing Arena.