Southland girls, Vidyartha boys Chess Champs
The Inter Schools Junior Chess Championship for U-10 and U-12
conducted by the Sri Lanka Schools Chess Association concluded on Sunday
(9) at Nalanda College - Colombo.
The tournament was held under two divisions 'A' and 'B' for leading
schools and for up and coming schools. The tournament commenced on
Friday with over 50 schools participating. Outstation schools
performances was quite remarkable and all girls and boys championships
in both divisions won by these schools.
In the girls 'A' division Randika Abeyesekara (captain of U-12 team)
and Kusara de Silva (captain of U-10 team) of Southlands College, Galle
bagged both titles in their age categories.
Girls 'A' division (U-12) - 1 - Southlands College - Galle, 2 -
Dharmashoka College - Ambalangoda, 2 - Hollyfamily Convent - Kurunegala.
Girls 'A' division (U-10) - 1 - Southlands College - Galle, 2 -
Sangamiththa College - Galle, 3 - Maliyadewa girls college - Kurunegala.
Boys 'A' division U-12 - 1 - Vidyartha College - Kandy, 2 - Anula
College - Colombo, 3 - Dharmashoka College - Ambalangoda.
'A' Div U-10 - 1 - Mahinda College - Galle, 2 - Dharmashoka College -
Ambalangoda, 3 - Royal College - Colombo.
Girls 'B' division U-12 - 1 - Sangamiththa BV - Galle, 2 - Maliyadewa
Girls College - Kurunegala, 3 - St. Mary's Convent - Matara.
'B' Div. U-10 - 1 - Holly family Convent - Kurunegala, 2 -
Horagasmulla Primary School - Divulapitiya, 3 - Siridhamma College -
Galle Yasodara B/V, Colombo equal third
Boys 'B' Division U-12 - 1 - Maliyadewa Model School - Kurunegala, 2
- Siridhamma College - Galle, 3 - P.D.S. Kularatana Vidyalaya -
'B' Div U-10 - 1 - Rahula College - Matara, 2 - Royal Central College
- Polonnaruwa, 3 - Henry olcott Vidyalaya - Kolonnawa. (AA)