Anitha, competing in National School Track and Field Sports meet being held at the Bogambara Stadium in Kandy on behalf of Mahajana College, won a third medal in Javelin throw. Earlier she had won a gold in Polevault with a national Record and a Bronze in 100 M Hurdles. She hurled the Javelin to 31M to clinch the Bronze in the under 21 Javelin throw event.
S. Arany of Udupiddy Girls’ School juped 5.26M in the under 19 girls Long Jump event to clinch a Bronze.
North sweeps the board in under 17 Polevault event
A. Puvithran of Chavakacheri Hindu College Cleared 3.80 M to capture the Gold+Colours Certificate
T.Yathursan of Alaveddy Arunothaya College Cleared 3.60 M to capture the Silver + Colours Certificate.
U.Suluxan Cleared 3.60 M to capture the Silver + Colours Certificate.
M.Kayavaran was placed 5th + colours Certificate.
In the Under 19 Discuss throw, Hartley College students, P.Jenarthanan throwing to 41.77M and Pragasraj throwing t0 40.10M , had won Colours Certificates.
Northern Province in the 6th Place up to yesterday noon
The Provincial level placing in the National Schools Track & Field Sports Meet are as follows:
1.Western Province( 596 points.)
2. Central Province ( 275 points)
3. Sabragamuwa Province ( 210 points.)
4.North Western Province (207 points)
5. Southern Province (194)
6.Northern Province ( 83 points)
7. Uva Province ( 53.5 points) 8.North Central Province( 32.5 points)
9. Eastern Province( 27 points)
Today is the final day of the meet.