Fatorda: Vaddemnagar Higher Secondary School, Vasco and Gaucar Higher Secondary School, Raia entered the pre-quarterfinals of Inter-Higher Secondary School Football Tournament, organised by DSYA, after winning their respective matches played at artificial grounds, Fatorda-Margao on Monday.
In the first match, Vaddemnagar HSS defeated Our Lady of Perpetual Succour HSS, Cortalim 5-3. Lalsab Nadaf starred for Vaddemnagar HSS, scoring a brace as he found the mark in the 2nd and 10th minute. Anit Naik (27th minute), Sithand Palekar (31st minute) and Akash Pawar (35th minute) contributed with a goal each.
Our Lady of Perpetual Succour HSS, Cortalim pulled three goals back through Leo Gama (20th minute), Jason Fernandes (25th minute) and Ruthvik Halankar (30th minute).
Meanwhile, Gaucar HSS completed a 7-0 rout of Shantadurga HSS, Cortalim in a one-sided affair which was bereft of any thrills. Vaddemnagar HSS, Vasco will now meet SVVMS HSS, Borim while Gaoncar HSS will clash against Rosary HSS, Navelim.