Title for Kottayam Boys and Kozhikode Girls
Kottayam Junior men defeated Thiruvananthapuram 67-58 while in Junior women Kozhikode defeated Kottayam 34-16 in the finals of the 1st St Josephs ABCA All Kerala Inter-District Junior Basketball Tournament for Junior Men and Junior Women in association with Sacred Heart CMI Club Thevara at the Sacred Heart CMI Public School at Thevara.
Bronze for Ernakulum and Kollam
In an evenly fought 3rd position match Ernakulum junior men and Kollam Jr women took the bronze title as they beat Kozhikode 70-67 and Thrissur 61-56, respectively.
Jr men winners received a cash prize of Rs 5000/ and the David M Tony Memorial Ever Rolling Trophy while runners up got Rs 3000/- and Akhil Sebastian Memorial Ever Rolling Trophy In the Jr Women winners received Rs 5000 cash prize and P A. Charlie Memorial Ever rolling Trophy and runner up Rs 3000/ and Rijo Augustine Cherukarumattom memorial Ever Rolling Trophy
Tournament Best Player award went to Sugeeth Nath of Kottayam in Jr Men and Elizabeth Hillarios from Kozhikode in Jr women while the promising Player award went to Poojamol KS from Kottaym in Jr women and Amal Anto of Thiruvananthapuram in the Jr men’s section.
The trophies and cash awards were distributed by Dr B Babu Manohar, M D of St Josephs Group of Institutions, Chennai.
Detailed Scores Finals
- Kottayam 67 (Bony Thomas 13, Sugeeth Nath 11) bt Thiruvananthapuram 58 (Prem Prakash 20)
- Kozhikode 34 (Elizabeth Hillarios 12) bt Kottayam 16
3rd Position Match
- Ernakulum 70 (Ambady 19, Dennis 15, Franson 11) bt Kozhikode 67 (Athul Krishna 15, Mhazin 12, Adil 11)
- Kollam 61 (Arathy Vimal 17, Nimmy 16, Aneeta PV 15) bt Thrissur 56 (India Nelson 22,Vimmy Varkey 13)