Goa girls claim bronze

Goa U-17 girls won the bronze medal at 57th National inter-school Games in Virar.

The team consisted of Gauri Hadkonkar, Aishwarya Thorat, Sonali Kerkar, Krystal Fernandes and Ramasirisa Avvara with Satish naik as manager and Sanjay Kavlekar, Swapnil Hoble as SAG coaches and and Gautam Tari.

The Goan team beat Tamil Nadu in the fifth round by 2.5 to 1.5 points and drew with ultimate winners Maharashtra 2-2 in the final round. [H]