St Mary’s girls clinch football title

Sports Reporter
Thursday, 3 August 2017

Pune: St Mary’s High School girls beat Nagarwala Boarding 3-0 to clinch the title of the Under-17 Girls Subroto Mukherjee Cup Football Tournament being played at Don Bosco School ground here on Wednesday.

St Mary’s took an early lead when Anushka Sahai scored in the fifth minute with a pass from Devika Rajwade. Leading by a goal, St Mary’s upped their attack and tried to double their lead. There were a couple of hits and misses from St Mary’s but some good work by the Nagarwala goalkeeper denied St Mary’s a few goals.

Pune: St Mary’s High School girls beat Nagarwala Boarding 3-0 to clinch the title of the Under-17 Girls Subroto Mukherjee Cup Football Tournament being played at Don Bosco School ground here on Wednesday.

St Mary’s took an early lead when Anushka Sahai scored in the fifth minute with a pass from Devika Rajwade. Leading by a goal, St Mary’s upped their attack and tried to double their lead. There were a couple of hits and misses from St Mary’s but some good work by the Nagarwala goalkeeper denied St Mary’s a few goals.

The second goal for St Mary’s was scored by Urvi Salunkhe in the 20th minute with a pass from Anushka Sahai. Salunkhe struck again to score her second goal in the 24th minute, the pass for which was given by Nandini Tupe.

Meanwhile, in a match for the third place, St Joseph’s High School beat Vidya Bhavan High School 2-1.   

Results: Girls: 
Under-17: Final: St Mary’s High School 3 (Anushka Sahai 5th, Urvi Salunkhe 20th, 24th) bt Nagarwala Boarding 0.
Third place: St Joseph’s High School 0 (Tie break: Riddhi Laghote, Sara Adagale) bt Vidya Bhavan High School 0 (Tie break: Sharvari Sathe).

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