Busia County was the star attraction in term two regional primary school games that ended at Kaimosi Teachers Training College on Friday, winning three titles , finishing second in four disciplines and third position in four events.
Busia upset the form book to beat hosts Kakamega County 1-0 in the final of the soccer boys action to send warning that football is indeed made in Busia County.
The lone goal was scored by Gilbert Abala of Bubamba Primary School in Bunyala Sub County. Busia was eliminated in the preliminary round last year.
Busia were winners in Girls gymnastics with 10-time national champions Bugengi Primary from Matayos Sub County retaining the title to secure a ticket for the national championships in Nyeri starting July 25, 2018.
They top-scored with 78 per cent. Nambacha from Nabakholo took second position with 72%. The county also clinched the boys gymnastic crown with Emakina scoring 78%, ahead of Marinda primary from Matungu who scored 74%.
In soccer girls Busia took second position after losing 0-1 to hosts Kakamega in the final. They were also runners up handball boys after losing 32-35 to Bungoma and in netball girls where they lost 34-36 to Bungoma.
Busia finished third in netball boys and volleyball boys and girls. Secretary Busia County Games and Gymnastics Lynn Odaba said they did their best despite lack of motivation to teachers who turned up in large number to cheer Team Busia.
She exuded confidence of the team excelling at the nationals, adding that the sky is the limit for Team Busia.