GMSSS-37 (B) boys clinch U-17 hockey title

Four different players were on the scoresheet as Government Model Senior Secondary School,Sector 37 (B) thrashed Government Model Senuior Secondary School,Sector 44,Chandigarh,4-0,in a lop-sided final of the boys' under-17 category in the UT inter school hockey tournament held on Saturday

Written by Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: September 8, 2013 3:47:15 am

Four different players were on the scoresheet as Government Model Senior Secondary School,Sector 37 (B) thrashed Government Model Senuior Secondary School,Sector 44,Chandigarh,4-0,in a lop-sided final of the boys’ under-17 category in the UT inter school hockey tournament held on Saturday.

Pushpinder put the GMSSS-37 (B) team ahead in the eighth minute with a superb goal. Then,Mandeep doubled the lead with a superb strike in the 16th minute. After four minutes,Jayinder made it 3-0 for GMSSS-37 (B) by sounding the board. Milanpreet was also among the scorers as he scored the team’s fourth goal in the 23rd minute. The hapless GMSSS-44 team failed to threaten the opposition team keeper.

Meanwhile,Sri Guru Gobind Singh Collegiate Public School,Sector 26 defeated Government Model Senior Secondary School,Sector 37 in the final to claim the boys’ under-19 title.

In the girls’ section,Government Model Senior Secondary School,Sector 46 defeated Shivalik Public School,Sector 41,Chandigarh,2-0,to win the under-14 title. Laakshi opened the account for GMSSS-46 in the 16th minute while Khishboo doubled the lead by sounding the board in the 45th minute of the match. In the same age category, the hardline title was won by Government Model High School,Sector 37 as they registered a hard-fought 1-0 win over Sri Suru Gobind Singh Senior Secondary School,Sector 35,Chandigarh,1-0. Jasmine scored the lone goal of the match by converting a penalty corner in the 43rd minute.

Meanwhile,Government Girls Model Senior Secondary School,Sector 18 defeated Government Senior Secondary School,Sector 37 (B),2-0,to win the girls’ under-19 title. Jyoti Rani put GMSSS-37 (B) ahead by scoring in the second minute of the match. Karishma then doubled the team’s lead with a superb goal in the 33rd minute.

In the same age category,Government Girls Model Senior Secondary School,Sector 20,outplayed Government Model Senior Secondary School,Sector 46,Chandigarh 4-1,in a lop-sided final encounter to win the hardline title.

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