SHIVAJI HOUSE CLINCHED INTER HOUSE FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP 2018 - 19
Inter House Football Championship was organized by Sainik School Balachadi, Jamnagar recently.Six senior house teams participated in this championship. Teams were divided into two pools. Pool ‘A’ consisted of Angre House, Pratap House and Sardar Patel House while Garuda House, Tagore House and Shivaji House were in Pool ‘B’.The Championship was conducted on league basis. Shivaji House and Tagore House emerged as the finalists.The event began with Chief Guest, Gp Capt Ravinder Singh, Principal, Sainik School Balachadi meeting with finalist teams and wishing them good luck. After the scintillating performance by both the teams, Shivaji House clinched the title by defeating Tagore House by 02-01 goals in the final. Cadet Subrat of Tagore House was adjudged as the ‘Best Player’ of the championship and Cadet Hardip of Shivaji House was adjudged as the ‘Best Emerging Player’ of the championship. The Chief Guest gave away the championship trophy and the prizes to the winners.
While addressing the gathering, the Chief Guest said the aim of organizing these types of championships is to promote the spirit of sportsmanship and team spirit among the students. He congratulated the cadets for exhibiting leadership qualities during the course of the matches. He also said that games and sports help to build characters and personality and the most precious trophy which we get from game is happiness. He also quoted words of famous football player Lionel Messi “I have many years to get better and better, and that has to be my ambition. The day you think there is no improvement to be made is a sad one for any player”. He advised the cadets to keep improving. Officers, staff and cadets were present on this occasion.