Saint Mary’s High School in action against Bishop’s Kalyaninagar during the finals of the under-17 girls football championship on Sunday. St Mary’s won 2-0.(HT PHOTO)
Saint Mary’s High School in action against Bishop’s Kalyaninagar during the finals of the under-17 girls football championship on Sunday. St Mary’s won 2-0.(HT PHOTO)

St Mary’s girls are Pune’s under-17 football champs

St Mary’s girls claimed the under-17 title with an easy win over the fancied Bishop’s team. Action now shifts to the finals of the senior boys
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2017 11:14 PM IST

A goal each by Anushka Sahay and Jia Sundaram helped St Mary’s High School win the girls under-17 inter-school football tournament, organised by the District Sports Council and Education Board, on Sunday. In the final St Mary’s defeated Bishop’s School, Kalyaninagar, 2-0.

Played at the SSPMS grounds, St Mary’s took the lead through Anushka, who made no mistake in converting Devika Rajawade’s pass in the 11th minute. Nine minutes later, star striker Jia doubled the lead with help from Anushka. With a comfortable 2-0 cushion, St Mary’s girls maintained the pressure and didn’t allow the Bishop’s girls to score.

In the match for the third place, Angel Mickey and Mini High School defeated Gurukul Range Hills 4-3. Earlier in the semifinals, St Mary’s defeated Angel Mickey and Mini High School 2-0. Jia Sundaram scored in the 13th minute while Devika Rajwade added one in the 17th minute.

In the other semifinal, Bishop’s School, Kalyaninagar scored a 5-4 win over Gurukul Range Hills in the tie-breaker. Shivanjali Pandit, Swara Pathak, Vaibhavi Maid, Arshi Wadhwani and Samruddhi Mundhe scored for Bishop’s. From Gurukul Revati Pandit, Sarika Gokhale, Devangi Nerkar, Smiti Rokle found the back of the net.

Poona College in summit clash

In the under-19 boys category, Poona College entered the finals with a sudden death win over Loyola High School and Junior College. After the match ended in a goalless deadlock, Santosh Rathod, Sandesh More, Kevin Robert and Raju Ram scored for Poona College in the tie-breaker.

From Loyola, Neeraj Gawali, Manas Nimhan, Utsav Goel and Yash Deshpande also converted their chances. However, in the sudden death, Neel John missed his opportunity, while Nabid Shaikh found the back of the net for Poona College.They will take on winners of St Patrick’s High School and Bishop’s School, Camp, on Monday.

SHARE THIS ARTICLE ON
app
Close
HT Image
HT Image

Pune’s Sindhutai Sapkal and Girish Prabhune named Padmashree award winners

By Dheeraj Bengrut, Pune
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 11:14 PM IST
The Padmashree awards for the year 2021 were declared on Monday by the Ministry of Home Affairs, and two prominent names from Pune – Sindhu Tai Sapkal and Girish Prabhune, are among the awardees
Close
HT Image
HT Image

Shetti leads tractor rally from Sangli to Kolhapur

By Nadeem Inamdar, Pune
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 11:14 PM IST
Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghstana (SSS) president Raju Shetti led a massive tractor-trolley rally from Sangli to Kolhapur in protest against the newly passed farm laws
Close
HT Image
HT Image

State holds public meetings to resolve students’, administration issues

By Dheeraj Bengrut, Pune
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 11:14 PM IST
In an attempt to resolve the crisis, Uday Samant, minister of higher and technical education has begun an initiative called ‘public meetings’ to resolve issues faced by students, faculty, non-teaching staff and college administrators
Close
HT Image
HT Image

Two arrested; 13 Royal Enfields among 15 vehicles recovered

By HT Correspondent, Pune
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 11:12 PM IST
The Pimpri-Chinchwad crime branch officials arrested two men and recovered 13 stolen Royal Enfield motorbikes along with two other vehicles from them, according to Krishna Prakash, commissioner of Pimpri Chinchwad police
Close
HT Image
HT Image

Record 72% vaccinated for Covid in one day at 44 sites in Pune

By Steffy Thevar
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 09:53 PM IST
Pune: With the administration allowing walk-in vaccination at sites and an increase in the number of Covid-19 vaccination sites, Pune district has witnessed a drastic jump in the number of beneficiaries being vaccinated in a day
Close
HT Image
HT Image

Pune district sees zero deaths for a third time this month

By Steffy Thevar
UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2021 08:52 PM IST
Pune: On Monday, the district reported zero deaths due to Covid-19 within 24 hours, the third time in the month
Close
HT Image
HT Image

15-yr-old female finds she is a male, undergoes medical treatment in Pune to remain woman

By Steffy Thevar
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 08:37 PM IST
Pune: A 15-year-old girl from Satara district of Maharashtra approached a doctor in Pune to check why she did not start with her menstruation cycle yet
Close
HT Image
HT Image

100-cr Mundhwa jackwell project in Pune fails to deliver adequate treated water to farmers

By Nadeem Inamdar
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 08:05 PM IST
Pune: Even after four years, the 100-crore Mundhwa jackwell has been unable to deliver adequate treated sewage water for agriculture purpose downstream
Close
HT Image
HT Image

State TT championship: Pune’s Pritha starts post Covid game with two titles

By Jigar Hindocha
UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2021 07:20 PM IST
Pune: Fourteen-year-old Pritha Vartikar ousted older opponents to defy the age logic
Close
HT Image
HT Image

Experts to preserve and maintain heritage Pune railway station building

By Dheeraj Bengrut, Pune
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 10:47 PM IST
In a bid to preserve and maintain the heritage site of the Pune railway station building, the Pune railway division is now going to appoint a private agency to maintain the heritage site
Close
HT Image
HT Image

Central government proposes Neo, Lite and Water Metro for tier two-three cities

By Abhay Khairnar, Pune
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 10:47 PM IST
In a major boost to public transport in tier two and three cities, the Central government has proposed Metro Lite, Neo-Metro and Water Metro which will provide an efficient mass public transport system
Close
HT Image
HT Image

Machine operator crushed to death in Bhosari

By HT Correspondent, Pune
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 10:47 PM IST
A machine operator was killed after getting stuck in a finishing machine at a factory in Bhosari, Pimpri-Chinchwad on Saturday afternoon
Close
HT Image
HT Image

Book on slain RTI activists, murder cases released

By Shalaka Shinde, Pune
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 10:46 PM IST
At least three accused have been acquitted in the cases of murder of Right to Information (RTI) activists, according to a study undertaken by two journalists, Vinita Deshmukh and Prasanna Keskar
Close
HT Image
HT Image

Minor among two held for murder in Warje

By HT Correspondent, Pune
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 10:46 PM IST
A minor boy was among two held by Pune police on Sunday for the murder of a man in the case of a murder of a 28-year-old man in Bhusari colony, Kothrud on January 20
Close
HT Image
HT Image

PMC to conduct inquiry into Ramtekdi garbage processing plant fire

By Siddharth Gadkari, Pune
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 10:45 PM IST
The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has decided to conduct an inquiry into the fire which occurred at the garbage collection and processing plant at Ramtekdi on Saturday night
Close
SHARE
Story Saved
OPEN APP