Kreeda Bharati Goa organised an All Goa U/14 Inter-school girls’ volleyball tournament’ at Municipality Ground, Ponda. Nine teams participated in the tournament.
Former physical director of Goa University, Kennedy D’Silva opened the tournament. In his address, he appreciated school teachers for encouraging girl students to play volleyball.
Speaking on the occasion secretary of Kreeda Bharati Goa, Anu M said the main aim of conducting this tournament is to bring the girl child closer to the game of volleyball.
First place won by RD Khalap High School, Mandrem; second place was won by Our Lady of Merces School, Merces and third place was won by Lokmanya Tilak Vidyalay, Ponda.
Other schools that participated were Indirabai V Bhat Dhavalikar High School, Dhavali; Swastik Vidyalay, Priol; Progress High School, Sakhali; Our Lady of Rosary Convent, Fatorda; Perpetual Succour Convent High School, Naveli and AJ De Almeida High School, Ponda.
Madhura Pujari of Our Lady of Merces High School, Merces won the best player trophy.
Tropies were awarded by Superintendent of Ponda Municipality, Pieres (Retd). Speaking on the occasion, Pieres appreciated the efforts of Kreeda Bharati Goa.