Centre Point School, Katol road boys, and girls teams emerged divisional champions have qualified for Inter-School State Basketball Championship at Shivaji Nagar Gymkhana court on Sunday. In the boy’s final, CPS while representing Nagpur city defeated Nagpur rural’s Modern School WCL Umred 41-40 by just one point. Advait Jagtap (23) played an important role in the victory. For the losing side, Pratham Baranwal (21) tried his best but in vain.
In the girl’s final, CPS got the better of Neojabai Hitkarni School Bramhapuri 39-2 in a one-sided affair.
U-17 Boys, (Final): CPS, Katol Road, (Advait Jagtap 23, Krish Pacheriwala 8, Armaan Tuli 6) bt Nagpur Gramin – Modern School WCL Umred (Pratham Baranwal 21, Rishikesh Markam 14) 41-40 (12-12, 12-8, 6-10, 11-10); Third place: Gadchiroli bt Wardha 22-21
Semifinal: Nagpur NMC bt Gadchiroli 52-15; Nagpur Gramin bt Wardha 37-5. U-17 Girls, Final: Nagpur NMC, CPS Katol Road (Shomira Bidaye 14, Yashna Singhania 8) bt Chandrapur Gramin, Neojabai Hitkarni School Brahmapuri (Mayuri Meher 2) 39-2 (9-2, 8-0, 10-0, 12-0) Third Place: Nagpur Gramin, DPS Kamptee road bt Gondia 28-4.
Semifinals: Chandrapur Gramin bt Gondia 14-4; Nagpur NMC bt Nagpur Gramin 31-9.
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