HFC Kurunegala bags title


Holy Family Convent Kurunegala carried away the Milo Super 16 Schools Netball Championship beating Musaeus College 39-25 in the final worked off at  Buddhadasa Grounds, Battaramulla last evening. 

 Marking the restart of school netball, the championship saw participation from over 300 skilled students of 16 schools across the country.

 In the semi finals HFC beat Kalutara BV (8-2) while Museaus beat Maliyadeva (14-8).

 Organized by the Sri Lanka Schools Netball Association under the guidance of the Ministry of Education, this championship was sponsored by Nestlé MILO. Being a strong patron of developing grassroot sports in the country, Nestlé MILO has supported the progression of school netball for over 20 years in its journey of nourishing children to go further in life.

 Results –

Champion: HFC Kurunegala

1st Runner-up: Musaeus College

2nd Runner-up: Kalutara Balika Vidyalaya

Special awards –

Most outstanding player: Hiruni Heshani (HFC Kurunegala)

Best Shooter: Bhashi Udagedara (HFC Kurunegala)

Best Defender: Nethanga Gunarathne (Musaeus College)

Best Center court player: Nethasha Dias H(FC Kurunegala)