7 Sept, 2016

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Sports

Our sports teams have cornered glory for the school yet again. With football tourneys having taken a little break, the focus has now shifted to inter-school Hockey and Basketball. In Basketball, our U/17 Basketball Team won the DSO Inter School basketball finals played at Shishuvan sports Pavilion- Matunga.  Our boys outplayed Cathedral and John Connon High School 42-28. The U/14 Basketball team however suffered a setback in the same tournament when they lost to their rivals and sister-concern St. Joseph’s High School, Wadala in the finals.

In hockey, the U/15 school team emerged winners of the inter zonal finals played at BHA grounds – Churchgate. We beat St. Stanislaus 2-0 in the finals. Our team has now qualified for the inter-state matches to be played at Pune.

In individual sport, Master Saket More of Std10-B won the DSO inter-school Boxing tournament (City finals) held at Dharavi sports complex. He will now represent our school for the inter-school zonal matches to be held later this month.

Our swimming sensation Master Rudransh Mishra of Std 10 F won 3 gold medals at the inter school DSO swimming tournament held at Dharavi Sports complex – Events : 100, 200 & 400 m free-style. In the 78th Maharashtra State Amateur Aquatic Championship held at Balewadi Sports Complex – Pune, Rudransh won one silver medal in 800 mts free-style and two bronze medals in 100 m free-style & 200 m free style respectively.

Hearty congratulations to the winners, our team coaches and the proud parents!