Sumedha of St Xavier Convent wins gold in U-14 girls Shot Put

A player in action during a Shot Put Throw event at Jammu University ground on Friday.
A player in action during a Shot Put Throw event at Jammu University ground on Friday.

Excelsior Sports Correspondent

JAMMU, Aug 30: Sumedha of St Xavier Convent bagged gold Under-14 years girls Shot Put event, while Niharika Rajput clinched gold in Under-17 girls Shot Put in the ongoing Inter School District Level Athletic Meet of all age groups girls underway at University Ground, here.
Inter School District Level Super Seven Cricket Under-19 Boys & Girls was also held today at Mini Stadium, Parade Ground, here.
The competitions are being organized by the Department of Youth Services & Sports District Jammu under the patronage of Dr Saleem-ur-Rehman, Director General, Youth Services & Sports J&K and under the Chairmanship of Madan Lal, Joint Director Youth Services and Sports Jammu, while Chanchal Kour, DYSSO Jammu is the Organizing Secretary of the tournament.
In 3000 Mtrs U-17 girls final, Reshma Bibi of GHS Chak Majra won gold, Chaman Devi of GHS Raipur Satwari bagged silver and Vashali Kumari of GHS Sunail claimed bronze, while 3000 Mtrs U-19 girls final, Tripta Devi of GHSS Kathar Mawal claimed gold, Shamshad of GHSS Satwari clinched silver and the bronze went to Madhu Sharma of GHSS Akhnoor
In 800 Mtrs U-19 girls final, Shamani Devi of GHSS Karah bagged gold, Shahida of GHSS Mubarakh Mandi won silver and the bronze was claimed by Muskaan of GHSS Narribala, while in 600 Mtrs U-14 girls final, Simran Choudhary of New Brilliant PS won gold, Shazia Kousar of GHS Chowadhi and Tanishka of BSF Paloura claimed silver and bronze medals respectively.
In Shot Put U-14 girls final, Sumedha of St Xavier Convent won gold medal, Anjali Devi of GHS Basti Gulabgarh bagged silver and Tanvi Sharma of MHAC Nagbani won bronze, while in Shot Put U-17 girls final, Niharika Rajput won gold, Khushi Sharma of MHAC Nagbani bagged silver and Jeetisha Rathore of BSF Paloura clinched bronze.
In Shot Put U-19 girls final, Yasmeen Akhter of GHSS Shastri Nagar won gold, while in Javelin U-17 girls final, the gold medal went to Akriti Chib of MHAC Nagbani.