By; AYO OJEDOKUN, Lagos
Owena Kings of Akure and Tojemarine Academy continue to gain ground in their quest of qualifying for the Prudent Energy Handball Premier League as they recorded victories at the National Division One Handball League.
In the Matchday 6 fixtures of the Male Category, Owena Kings consolidated on their lead on the group B standings as they defeated Rivers Bullet 24-18 while Tojemarine still maintain the lead on group A log as they got a 21-16 victory over Confluence Snappers.
Other matches in the male category saw Correctional Boys Maintain second place on group B with a 19-18 victory over Benue Buffaloes while Adorable Stars defeated Suleja Shooters 29-24.
Desert Warriors defeated Unity Boys of Abuja 21-16 while Gateway edged out Mindscope 20-17.
Bayelsa United defeated Team Akwa Ibom 15-13 while Benue Buffaloes defeated Desert Warriors 17-14.
In the female category, Confluence Queens earned a comfortable 21-9 over Gallant Babes while Abia Valliants faltered in their quest of returning to the Prudent Energy Handball Premier League after they play a 21-21 draw with Mindscope Academy.
Confluence Queens defeated Delta Force 13-11 while Bayelsa Queens still lead the pack of the women category as they defeated Gallant Babes on Anambra 20-12.
Other match day 6 results are:
MALE:Corrections Boys 19Benue Buffalos 18Snappers 16,Tojemarine 21Adorable Stars 29,Suleja Shooters 24,Desert Warriors 21Unity Boys 16,Owena Kings 24RIV Bullet 18,Mindscope 17Gateway 20,Desert Warriors 14Benue Buffalos 17,Bayelsa United 15Team A/Ibom 13FEMALE:
Gallant Babes 9Confluence Queens 21,Abia Valiant 21Mindscope 21,Confluence Queens 13Delta Force 11,Bayelsa Queens 20Gallant Babes 12