Pune: Lokseva English Medium School defeated Vidya Bhavan High School 1-0 to enter the semi-finals of the Under-14 category of the Zilla Parishad football tournament being played at the PDFA football ground in Dobarwadi on Thursday.
Shweta Vishwaste from Lokseva scored the lone goal in the 23rd minute. Meanwhile the vidya Bhavan girls came close on a couple of occasions but none of their shots made it to the nets.
In another match, Angel Mickie Minie School, Hadapsar defeated St Joseph Girls High School, Pashan 2-0. Piyush Narke from Angel Mickie Minie School scored a brace in the 7th and 12th minute to help his team register the win.
Also entering the semifinals was The Bishop’s School, Kalyaninagar who got past Hutchings High School with the score of 1-0. Purva Bhagwat from Bishops struck in the 8th minute.
Then, St Mary’s School defeated Sinhgad Spring Dale Public School 4-0.
Niti Sharma from St Mary’s scored the opener in the 5th minute. Anusha Rabadiya scored the second goal in the 11th minute. Later Surbhi Upadhyay score the third goal in the 18th minute and Anahita Nambiar (22nd) sealed the deal for St Mary’s.
Quarterfinals: Lokseva English School 1 (Shweta Vishwaste 23rd) bt Vidya Bhavan High School 0; Angel Mickey Minie School, Hadapsar 2 (Piyush Narke 7th, 12th) bt St Joseph Girls High School, Pashan 0; The Bishop’s School, Kalyaninagar 1 (Purva Bhagwat 8th) bt Hutchings High School 0; St Mary’s School 4 (Niti Sharma 5th, Anusha Rabadiya 11th, Surbhi Upadhyay 18th, Anahita Nambiar 22nd).