Colombo South International School in runaway win
BASKETBALL: Colombo South International School posted a comfortable
38 points to one victory over Wycherly International School in the
quarter finals of the ongoing International Schools under 13 boys
Basketball Tournament played at Colombo International School’s courts,
The winners also dominated the half time scores by a massive margin
by 28 points to nil. Lakshan Mendis with 14 points and F. Fahim with
eight points stood out for Colombo South International School.
In another quarter final fixture Asian International School
registered a 31 points to 11 victory over Royal Institute. The winners
were ahead 22 points to two at the breather. Anuk Ganegoda with 13
points and Andy Ranasinghe with ten points did well for Asian
Lyceum International School, Nugegoda trounced Elizabeth Moir
International School by 33 points to seven to enter the semi finals
after taking a 18 points to two lead at the short whistle. For Lyceum
International School Azam Afzal with nine points and Ali Mohomed with
six points were the top scorers.
Host school Colombo International cruised into the semi finals when
they received a walk over from Stafford International School in the
other quarter final. In the semi finals Colombo International School
will take on Lyceum International School, Nugegoda while Asian
International School will confront Colombo South International School.
The winners will meet in the final which is scheduled to be worked
off on Tuesday (October 2) with the consolation final which also will be
played on the same day.
In the earlier matches, AIS beat Lyceum, Wattala by 52 points to 12
after leading 13 points to two at the breather. Anuk (15) and Andy (13)
were the best scorers for the winners while P. de Silva with seven was
the top scorer for the losers, Colombo South International beat
Elizabeth Moir by 18 points to ten with the best scoring coming from M.
Lakshan who scored seven points, half time scores stood at ten points to
two in favour of the winners.
Colombo International School beat Lyceum International School,
Wattala by 77 points to nine, Lyceum International School, Nugegoda beat
Wycherly International School by 45 points to five, Elizabeth Moir beat
Alethea International School by 23 points to 22, Colombo South
International School beat Alethea International by 23 points to 21, CIS
beat AIS by 55 points to 28.