Team Osun on Tuesday defeated Team Ogun 3-0 to progress to the final of the girls volleyball event in the ongoing South-West Secondary School Games tagged “DAWN Games’’.
The volleyball event of the DAWN Games commenced on Monday at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos.
Thompson Yetunde, the Captain of the Team Osun, expressed happiness at the team’s performance.
“I am so excited about the win and the general performance of the team; we were able to coordinate ourselves and beat them.
“In spite of the taunts they put up to belittle us, we still showed them that, although they are bigger in size, we have the skills to win.
“The final is tomorrow; we will take on Team Lagos, and by God’s grace, we will win the competition,’’ she said.
Meanwhile, Quinsley Ademola, a Team Ogun volleyball player, told NAN that the team was outplayed by a better side.
“They were good and outplayed us; the officials did a good job; we tried our best and we give all glory to God.
“This is the last match for us; we have won the bronze,’’ she said.
The last match in the volleyball event will be between Team Osun and Team Lagos.