Pune, 26th November 2022: St. Vincent’s High School and J.N Petit Technical High School logged contrasting wins in the Loyola Football Cup powered by Tata Autocomp at the Loyola H.S ground, Pashan here on Saturday.
The tournament, organised by the Ex Loyola Students Network (ELAN) and Loyola High School, Pune, has attracted a total of 30-odd teams in three age groups namely Under-12, 14 and 16 respectively.
The Under-12 section had, St. Vincent’s HS edge out The Kalyani School after Samyak Bhandari (19th) scored the match-winner.
However, in the Under-14 section St. Vincent’s HS and the Kalyani School shared honours playing out a goalless (0-0) draw.
The toast if the day was J.N Petit H.S who went home logging two wins.
In the Under-14 section, J.N Petit netted twice in a span of five minutes to down Vidya Bhavan 2-0. Siddhant Salunke (43rd) opened the scoring, while Sadique Sayyed (48th) doubled the lead.
Later, a brace of goals by Nidhish Bhosale (5th, 49th) was enough for J. N Petit H.S to down Vidya Bhavan in the Under-16 section and complete a grand double on the day.
Under 12: St. Vincent’s HS: 1 (Samyak Bhandari 19th) bt The Kalyani School: 0
Under 14: St. Vincent’s HS: 0 drew with The Kalyani School: 0
J.N Petit Technical H.S: 2 (Siddhant Salunke 43rd; Sadique Sayyed 48th) bt Vidya Bhavan HS: 0
Under 16: JN Petit Technical H.S: 2 (Nidhish Bhosale 5th, 49th) bt Vidya Bhavan HS: 0
Under 12: SSPMS (Boarding): 4 (Rakshid Patil 2nd, 18th; Swaraj Mane 11th; Bhadra Nikumbh 25th) bt Dr. Kalmadi Shamrao School: 0
Under 14: Dr. Kalmadi Shamrao School: 1 (Rudra Nalawade 25th) bt SSPMS (Boarding): 0
Under 14: Dr. Kalmadi Shamrao School: 5 (Tanish Aychitte 6th, 20th, 30th; Darsh Solanki 44th, 60+1st) bt SSPMS (Boarding): 2 (Shrinivas Mahale 8th, 60+3rd)