Bens U-13 win 3rd place play-off
Posted by DARREL LUDOWYKE on November 22 2010 14:20:16
St. Benedictís U-13 Hockey team beat Ananda College, Colombo (1-0) to win the 3rd place play-off in the All Island Under 13 hockey tournament worked off at the Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy from 12th to 14th November 2010.
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St. Benedictís U-13 Hockey team beat Ananda College, Colombo (1-0) to win the 3rd place play-off in the All Island Under 13 hockey tournament worked off at the Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy from 12th to 14th November 2010.
In the preliminary round matches, Bens beat Bandaranayake College, Gamapaha (6-0), Prince of Wales, Moratuwa (4-0), Richmond College, Galle (4-0), Vidyartha College, Kandy (2-0), Christ Church College (1-0) and drew with Ananda College (1-1). They also beat Royal College, Colombo (1-0) in the quarter finals and lost to D.S. Senanayake College,(5-6) in the semi-finals on penalty shoot out. The leading scorers for the Bens throughout the tournament were Vice Captain Shannon Fabian with 8 goals and Skipper Nirmal Dias with 7 goals and praiseworthy performance came from Brian Victoria, Rumesh Galabodage. Nithin Fernando, Krishan Danushka and Ruchira Dananjaya. The team was coached by Old Ben Malraj Pigera.