On 31st of August, our school basketball team participated in the U-14 Khel Mahakumbh Basketball Tournament which was held in the Vashishtha Genesis School in Bardoli.
There were a total of 19 teams from different schools which participated in this tournament. Each match was divided into two quarters of 7 minutes each. Our school’s first match was with Fountainhead School. The match began at 2:00pm. In the first quarter, AVM was leading by 4 points with the score of 06-02. However, this was just the beginning, as players of our school stormed the second quarter with a spirit of winning. In the second quarter, our school managed to bring the score at 10-02. Finally, our school won by 10 points. Our school’s players’ individual scores were: Nirav R. Bhai – 04 points, Nishkam Bhai – 04 points and Nishant Bhai – 02 points.
Then, the 2nd match was Quarter final between AVM and S.V.V.G School (Vav). Again, AVM won by 10-02 points. Our school’s players’ individual scores were: Priyansh Bhai – 04 points, Nishkam Bhai – 04 points, and Nishant Bhai – 02 points.
Thereafter, the 3rd match was the Semi-final match — AVM vs Essar School. Our school players played hard and with full rigour, however, AVM lost the match with a tally of 01-04 points. Our school’s player Nishkam Bhai managed to score the 1 point.
Overall, our school team played very well clinched the 3rd place title in the tournament.
Reported by: Bankim Sir