Shriram Matriculation School, Thiruneermalai , for the first time since its inception, organized an interschool Sports Tournament to promote physical activity and games in the neighbourhood. The tournament was organized in two games – volleyball for boys and throwball for girls. Twelve schools from nearby areas like Tambaram, Chromepet, Mudichur, Chitlapakkam participated.
Sir and Lady Matriculation School, Tambaram won the volleyball trophy while Anne Matriculation School, Mudichur were runners up.
Sri Lakshmi Ammal Memorial School, Chromepet won the girls’ throwball trophy while Rosily Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Chitlapakkam, were runners up.
The volleyball team of Shriram Matriculation School came up to the semi-finals where they lost to Anne Matriculation. The throwball team (girls) of SMS too came to the semi-finals where they lost to the Rosily team.
The sports meet was inaugurated by the School Correspondent, Mr. A.Venkatesan, who hoisted the national flag and declared the meet open. The Principal, Vice Principal and the President, Parent Teachers’ Association, Mr. Marimuthu, gave away the trophy and congratulated the winners. Participating teams appreciated the hospitality and arrangements at the school.