Changancherry, 26th September, 2016: St. Ephremes HSS, Mannnam started their campaign with a a victory over host, Mary Rani Public School Laikadu, here at the MARQUIS 2016 South India Inter School Basketball Tournament. 12 teams in boys and 7 teams in girls are participating in this 3 day event.
In other matches St. Josephs Pulicunnu defeated SH School Chanagancherry 48-32 and in the same group, St Thomas HSS, Kozhencherry also scraped past SH 39-36. In other matches, Girideepam drubbed Infant Jesus Mavelikkara 43-37, Mont Fort School Yercaud beat Infant Jesus 61-32 and Shanthaljyothi Muttam had an easy victory over Jyothinikethan Alapuzha 29-10 and Christ Central School, Tiruvalla beat Mary Rani 33-10.
Scores at MARQUIS 2016
- St. Ephremes HSS, Mannanm 30 (Jerome Prince 10, Muhammed Ibin 10) bt Mary Rani Public School, Muttam 16
- St. Josephs HSS, Pulicunnu 48 (Amal Raghu 27) bt Sacred Heart HSS, Chanagancherry 32 (Alan Antony 13)
- St. Thomas HSS, Kozhencherry 39 (Yedhu Krishnan 13, Sejin Mathew 11) bt Sacred Heart HSS, Chanagancherry 36 (Althaf 12)
- Girideepam Bethanny, Kotttayam 43 (Muhammed Slih 10, Shanzil Muhammed 10) bt Infant Jesus Mavelikara 37 (Prejaydev 10)
- Mont Fort School, Yercaud 61 (Sheldin 19, Kiran 18) bt Infant Jesus Mavelikara 32 (Bijaya 12)
- Shanthaljyothi, Muttam 24 (Abin7) bt Jyothinikethan 10