32 Medals for Saint Soldier Athletes
Athletes of Saint Soldier International School Sec 28 B, Chandigarh dazzled in the Junior and Sub-Junior State Athletics Championship organized by Chandigarh Athletics Association at Sports Complex, Sec 7 Chandigarh this month. The Athletics Team of the school brought laurels by winning a total of 32 medals, 10 gold, 10 silver and 12 bronze medals. In the U-20 boys Triple Jump and 400 mts race, Arshdeep Singh bagged gold and Rukmandeep Singh bagged silver respectively. In the U-18 boys, Bhupinder procured a gold in Long Jump and silver in 100 mts. Vikramjeet bagged a gold in 800 mts & 1500 mts race. In High Jump Abhishek Mundari and Shubham Parihar got a bronze each. In the girls category Vandana Narwal won gold for 400 mts and silver in Javelin throw. Eknoor won gold for shotput and bronze for Discuss Throw. Harmanpreet Kaur bagged a gold for Long Jump and silver for 100 mts race. Amandeep Kaur clincheda silver for Discuss Throw and 200 mts race, while Shivani Beniwal bagged silver for Long Jump & bronze for 200 mts. Gurleen Kaur clinched bronze for 100 mts and Long Jump. In the U-16, Reetinder Singh won a gold in Javelin Throw, Amandeep Mattu bagged a silver in Shotput & bronze in Discuss Throw whereas Jatin Hooda added to the glory by clinching a bronze in High Jump. In the girls category, Shikha Thakur won a gold in both Shotput & Javelin Throw. In the U-14 boys Shobit clinched a gold in long Jump whereas Anmol and Sunny Dahiya bagged a bronze each in the same event.