Pune: Akash Sarulkar struck twice for St Patricks High School as they blanked Cline Memorial School 3-0 in the Under-17 fixture of the Inter-School Football Tournament being played at SSPMS ground on Sunday.
Austin Mathew had opened the scoring in the ninth minute before Sarulkar’s brace came about as St Patricks showed complete domination over the proceedings under showers.
In other Under-17 fixture of the day, New English School, Ramanbaug defeated Sinhgad City School, Kondhwa 1-0.
Gurukul beat Orchid
Gurukul High School, Range Hills, defeated The Orchid School, Baner, 1-0 in the first round of the Under-14 fixture.
Hemang Mewad from Gurukul scored the lone goal in the 22nd minute to help his team advance further.
In another match, SSPMS Day School got past Sevasadan English Medium School with the score of 1-0. Roman Sujal scored the lone goal in the 18th minute for SSPMS.
Meanwhile, City International School, Kothrud defeated SNBP, Yerwada 3-0. Suhhad Dhan got on the score line in the 9th and 11th minute scoring a brace. while Harshwardhan Nerpagar added one goal to the tally in the 23rd minute for City International.
Results (Round 1):
Gurukul High School, Range Hills 1 (Hemang Mewad 22nd) beat The Orchid School, Baner 0.
City International School, Kothrud 3 (Suhhad Dhan 9th, 11th, Harshwardhan Nerpagar 23rd) beat SNBP High School, Yerwada 0.
SSPMS Day School 1 (Roman Sujal 18th) beat Sevasadan English Medium School 0.
New English School, Ramanbaug 1 (Rutvik Malve 22nd) beat Sinhgad City School, Kondhwa 0.
St Patricks High School 3 (Austin Mathew 9th, Akash Sarulkar 18th, 25th) beat Cline Memorial School 0.
Dr Shamrao Kalmadi High School, Erandwane 3 (Atharv Kadam 7th, 9th, Mihir Jadhav 19th) bt Army Public School, Race Course 0.