Pietermaritzburg Girls’ High School is gearing up to host the annual basketball tournament in August. The tournament was named after GHS former principal and founder of the tournament, Valerie Fowler after she retired as coach of the first basketball team. This is the 26th year for the tournament that is co-hosted by St John’s DSG. Getting in as much practice as possible are GHS players (back, from left) Awande Khumalo; Nonkanyiso Nyati; Luthando Goba with (front, from left) Lwazi Nkabini; Thulile Gcabashe; Zanokuhle Mfeka; Keisha Howard.