Under 15 Basket Ball All Island 2019
Familians come up victorious at the Under 15 All Island Basketball Tournament 2019!
The All Island Under 15 Basketball Tournament Finals was held on the 13th of February 2019 at the Holy Family Convent Bambalapitiya basketball court. The match commenced at 4pm, with the arrival of the 2 teams; Holy Family Convent Bambalapitiya and Good Shepherd Convent Kotahena.
The match was judged by Mr. Thusitha Yatigammana and Mr. Ranil Saranga; the official referees of the match.The players of GSC gave off a good defense throughout even managing to steal a few baskets, however their offence lacked the capability to help their team score. The familians using this to their advantage managed to pick up most of the offensive and defensive rebounds.
After a grueling match the under 15 basketball team of Holy Family Convent led by Venara Jayasundara, coached by Mr. Shane Daniel and Mr. Roshan Randima along with the Teacher-in-charge Ms. Randima Jayasinghe, emerged champions defeating Good Shepherd Convent Kotahena with the final scores tallying to a 32-point lead, scoring 67-35.
The familians’ impressive skills were further proved with Minoli Direkze and Sithumi Jayarathne earning Most Valuable Player and Best Offensive Player respectively.