St. Anthony’s Girls in 4-0 win
St. Anthony’s Girls College, Kandy scored a good 4-0 win over
Hemamali Girls College, Kandy in their Kandy Schools Girls under 15
Hockey Tournament organised by the Kandy District Schools Hockey
Association and played at the University grounds, Peradeniya. At
half-time the Anthonian girls led 1-0.
Highlight of the match was a brilliant display of stick work by St.
Anthony’s Girls College centre forward N. Udayangani who slammed three
goals to put her team on top. The other goal was scored by Dinushi
A. B. Godigamuwa and M. P. Dharmaratne umpired.
In another match of the same tournament Girls High School, Kandy were
made to fight hard before posting a thrilling 1-0 win over Gothami
Balika Vidyalaya, Kandy at the University grounds. At half-time there
was no scoring.
After a blank first half the Girls High School stickers were hell
bent on securing victory and they played some aggressive hockey and were
rewarded a few minutes from the close when left extreme when Aymanthi
Weerasuriya got the decider with a neat shot.
S. Senthil Kumar and G. G. Dharmaratne umpired.