Boys’ and girls’ teams of hosts Valley Public School advanced to the s semi-finals of the eighth Valley Public Inter-school Basketball Championship. Boys’ team of Valley Public hammered Mt Glory 44-17 their girls’ team trounced Prithvi 56-21. Defending champions Baba, Innovative and Oasis made it to the boys’ section last four. Baba dispatched Sainik Awasiya Mahavidhyalaya 55-37, Innovative cruised past Gyan Niketan 33-18 and Oasis pipped Greenland 32-31. Angels’ Heart sneaked past Trungram International Academy 32-28, Kathmandu Valley saw off Himalayan Health Care Academy 13-11 and Mt Kailash beat Bagmati 14-10 in other girls’ section quarter-finals.