“Set your goals high, and don’t stop till you get there”.
Sports unleash the vitality of body and mind on a common arena with a competitive spirit. Sports being one of the vital components of our school have unearthed athletes, players, competitors and winners on par with national standards. This year Notre Damians have made a remarkable stride in the field of sports.
Annual sports day was celebrated with its motto of instilling true sportsmanship amongst children.
Sahodaya School Complex conducted the district level athletic meet for the first time at our school. It was an enthralling experience. We bagged the overall championship and the individual championship was won by K.V.Vaishak –Under 11 category. Bindhya –Under 11 Category made an excellent performance by winning all the track events.
Another benchmark was made in the field of cricket. For the first time in the city of Salem Inter- school T10 cricket tournament was conducted. Our school Team Captain Amritha and K Dharshini were awarded the best batswoman and the best all rounder respectively. Arunadevi of Sri Vidhya Mandir, Shivaji Nagar was awarded the Best Bowler amongst the girls (Under 15 category). Our School player Sushil kumar Jha was awarded the Best all rounder, Sharun Kumar of Sri Vidhya Mandir, Anandasramam was awarded the Best Batsman and Pradeep of Sri Vidhya Mandir, Shivaji Nagar was awarded the Best bowler amongst the boys (Under 15 category).
We began this year with the School Annual Sports day, flagged off by Mr.V.Baskaran, former Indian hockey team captain and coach. 100 mts dash, 200 mts dash, 4x100 relay were conducted for our boys and girl. Mass drill and other events were part of this day.
State Aerobics and gymnastics championship was held at Arcot Vellore district. Our school gymnastics team represented and won many prizes.
District level roller skating competition was held at St.Johns Matriculation School and our students took part in it. One of our students A.Navin of VI Std got selected for state level competition. He also won District level Overall Individual Championship.
South zone Chess tournament amongst CBSE schools was held at Silicon City Academy of Secondary Education, Bengaluru. Our chess team Swanika , Nikitha sri, Kawin sing and Radha Krishnan participated in it. Swanika won 7 out of 7 points.
South zone Hand ball Tournament for CBSE schools was held at Sri Vidya Bhavans Residential School Tadepalligudam, Andhra Pradesh. Our Hand Ball team Participated in it.
CBSE Cluster V Athletic meet was held at Chennai Nehru stadium and our boys and girls athletes participated in it.
Salem Sahodaya School Complex, Level Meet was hosted by us and 21 schools and over 700 athletes participated. It was a great experience for every one of us.
T10 Cricket Tournament was held for boys and girls at our school. A total of 13 teams participated. Sri Vidya Mandir, Shevapet won the trophy among boys and our Notre Damian girls won the tournament amongst girls.