Hallifield School students are gradually showing great potential in tennis with 15 of its students bagging a certificate from a coaching programme from MP Tiger Tennis in Lagos.
MP Tiger Tennis boss, Paul Moses described the students as budding talents after the end of the second session of the training at the Lagos Country Club, Ikeja recently.
Moses, a United Kingdom Professional Tennis Registry certified coach, lauded the enthusiasm of the students who ranged from 6-12 years.
â€œHallifield Schools embraces sports and are giving more rooms to our students to participate in sporting activities,â€ Adebisi Obaloluwa, the Coordinator of Lawn Tennis Club at Hallifield Schools, said.
He enthused that more players would join given the significant progress that had been made since the programme began early this year, pointing out that apart from enhancing the fitness of the students; the programme had lots of benefits as some of the students could build a career in the sport.
Obaloluwa stressed that the avenue for students to rise to stardom had already been created by the school in sports and in all other human endeavours.
Six of the students; Tunmise Ayobanjo, Destiny Nebedum, Kamsi Ehenemba, Fendi Igbinigie, Farah Bush and Fayokunmi Semasa-Talabi bagged medals for their outstanding performances at the conclusion of the session.