Nongpoh,July 04: The tournament known as the District Level Inter-School Subroto Mukherjee Cup Football Tournament organised by the Office of the District Sports Officer,Ri-Bhoi District for different schools in Ri-Bhoi District concluded today the 4th of July with the final match for the Under-14 Boys category and Under-17 Boys and Girls category being held at the playground of Umdihar village.
On this final match day in the category of the Under-14 Boys, Mynken Higher Secondary School defeated Christian Higher Secondary School by 1-0. In the match of the Under-17 Girls category, Sati Raja Secondary School defeated Vianney’s Secondary School by 2-0. In the final match of the Under-17 Boys category, Umdihar Secondary School defeated Evershine Secondary School in the tie-breaker, and at the end of the final matches of the tournament, prizes were also distributed to all the winners including team prizes and individual prizes.
The winners of this football tournament which include Umdihar Secondary School, winners of the Under-17 Boys category, Mynken Higher Secondary School, winners of the Under-14 Boys category and Sati Raja Secondary School, winners of the Under-17 Girls category, will now represent the District at the State Level Inter-School Subroto Mukherjee Cup Football Tournament which will be held soon in Shillong.
On this day the closing ceremony of this football tournament was attended by Banteidor Lyngdoh, Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs as Chief Guest and Jayson S.Mawlong, MLA of Umsning constituency as the Guest of Honour, with Mayralborn Syiem,MLA of Nongpoh constituency,Arpit Upadhyaya,IAS, Deputy Commissioner of Ri-Bhoi District,Giri Prasad,IPS,SP of Ri-Bhoi District, Baidalin L.Nonglait, DSEO of Ri-Bhoi, Boby L.Nongbet, DSO of Ri-Bhoi, R.B Shadap, President of the RBDSA amongst other senior officials from different departments.