The Heritage School; one of the Top Schools in Dehradun has always been focusing on the overall development of a child by focusing in academics and Vis-à-vis laying a strong emphasis on extra-co-curricular activities. Their love for sports was yet again seen in Rohitash Singh Memorial Inter School Boys Super 8’s Cricket Tournament -2017 which was held on the 25th September and 14th October.
The First Segment
The first segment of the match was played on 25th September wherein Principal Mrs. B Gill introduced Air Commander Amul Kapoor who boasted the morale of the students by focusing on that sports actually builds a character of a student. School President Mr. Avadhesh Chaudhary and Director Mr. Siddhartha Chaudhary also graced their presence on this event. The event started with the match between “The Heritage School and “The Indian Cambridge School”wherein though the toss was won by “The Indian Cambridge School” but the match was won by The Heritagians by 32 runs.
The Final Segment
The Final Match of the Tournament which started on September 25, 2017, was played on October 14, 2017 between The Aryan School and The Asian School. 29 schools participated in all which was played in the premises of The Heritage School. The Chief Guest for this occasion was Brig R.S. Rawat (Retd), VSM who was accompanied by his wife Mrs.Rawat were welcomed by the Captain and Vice Captain of The Heritage School. Principal Mrs. B. Gill introduced the Chief Guest by highlighting his achievements. Chief Guest Brig. R. S. Rawat, School President Mr.Avadhesh Chaudhary, Director Mr. Siddhartha Chaudhary and Principal Mrs. B. Gill met the players of both teams and congratulated them.
This time the Asian School won the toss and opted to bat. Playing the first innings, The Asian School scored 32 runs at the loss of 5 wickets, while The Aryan School scored only 27 runs at the loss of 4 wickets. In the second innings The Asian School scored 29 runs without losing any wicket. A target of 35 runs was set before.
Asian School Emerge as Winners
The Aryan School” managed to score only 22 runs at the loss of 1 wicket. The Asian School won the tournament by 12 runs. Prizes were distributed among the winners, coaches and Umpires by Mrs. Rawat.