Softball is in mourning following the passing of BMC Rivals 9 player, Tshephang Onkemetse in a car accident near Dibete on Friday.
The club’s representative, Bofa Rankgate said the accident happened on Friday night, when the deceased was driving from Serowe to Gaborone alone.
Onkemetse was an outfielder for BMC after joining the club in 2009. The player, affectionately known Onks, was a coach at Maraka Junior Secondary School’s (JSS) softball team in Lotlhakane for over a decade. Rankgate said the deceased served as softball sub-zone
Onkemetse was also an umpire during BISA games. He will be laid to rest in Mathangwane on Saturday.