Its junior boys got lucky in the 13th minute, as Umesh found a way past two defenders to score the all-important goal. MCC Higher Secondary School fought hard to get back into the match but just couldn’t find the equaliser. It lost 0-1.
St. Patrick’s had an easier outing in the senior boys class, thumping a hapless Chinmaya Vidyalaya 7-0. Simion led the charge with a hat-trick, scoring in the 8th, the 12th and the 19th minutes. Harish too managed to find the net thrice, the first one in the 24th minute and two more in the 52nd and the 53rd minutes for a comfortable victory.
As if that wasn’t enough, Chinmaya Vidyalaya scored a self-goal in the 54th minute to add to its own misery.
Results: Junior Boys: St Patrick’s HSS bt MCC HSS 1-0; MCC Matric HSS w/o Ravindra Bharathi Global School 3-0 Senior Boys: St Patrick’s HSS bt Chinmaya Vidyalaya 7-0
Sachin guides Districts against City
B Sachin was batting on 44 as Combined Districts reached 127 for four in 74 overs against City in the TNCA U-16 tournament on Friday.
Brief scores: Combined Districts 127/4 in 74 overs (B Sachin 44*) vs City.