19 November, 2016
Congratulations to our sportspersons who won laurels for the schools in the inter-school sports events held at the city, zonal and state level over the past month.
Cricket: Our U/14 cricket team won the DSO inter-school city finals held at Oval Maidan – Churchgate on 18th Nov 2016. We beat Anjumam Islam High school in an exciting finish to qualify for the mega finals next week.
Hockey: Master Krish N Jain – Std. X C represented MSSA Academy team which took part in the SNBP All India Hockey Tournament 2016 held at Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, Balewadi, Pune between 1st and 7th Oct 2016. The MSSA team emerged runners-up in the tournament. They won all their league matches to reach the finals, and lost to the MP team in the finals. They were all awarded silver medals, a book on Dhyanchand and cash award of Rs.20,000.
Swimming: Master Rudransh Mishra – Std. X F – winner of Gold medals in 100 m, 200 m & 400 m free style at the inter-school DSO zonal swimming competition held at Dharavi sports complex on 28th October 2016. At the DSO state level swimming championships held at Nashik on 4th to 7th Nov, he again made us proud by winning gold medals in 100 m free style, 200 m free style & silver medal in 400 m free style. He has now qualified to represent our school at the national level which is to be held at Rajkot.
Skating: Master Aameen Khan Std IX B secured a place in the Guinness book of world records as one of the team members of the roller skating relay (24 hours) organized by Shiv Ganga Roller Skating Club – Belagavi, Karnataka. Mr. Aameen commenced his record on the 5th Nov 2016 and accomplished it on 6th Nov 2016.
Shot Put and Discus Throw: Master Hrithik Rajesh Swarup – Std. X won the silver medal, certificate and cash price in shot put boys under 16 in Five district Athletic Meet which was held on 6th Nov 2016. Earlier he stood 5th in Discus throw in the boys u-16 category at the same meet.