Kangazha, 18th October, 2016: St. Thomas HSS Kozhencherry bagged the 4th Theresian Trophy All Kerala Inter School Basketball Tournament as they scraped past Girideepam Bethany 64-63 here at the newly built Indoor Basketball Court at Little Flower Vidhyanikethan & Jr. College, Mundathanam, Kanghazha.
St. Thomas, who trailed 32-42 in the first half came back in the last two quarters to beat Girideepam 64-63, with Nikhil George topping the scoring tally for St. Thomas, Kozhemcherry, with 22 points. He was supported by the tall and lanky Sen Jin Mathew who contributed 15 points. Ijas Ameer was the Leading Scorer for Girideepam with 21 points.
Earlier in the Semi Finals Girideepam beat Lourdes Public School 43-15, while St. Thomas beat Shanthaljyothi 29-14 to make the finals of the 4th Theresian Trophy All Kerala Inter School Basketball Tournament.
St. Thomas HSS, Kozhencherry 64 (Nikhil G Roy 22, Sejin Mathew 15, Subin Jacob John 11) bt Girideepam Bethany, Kottayam 63 (Ijas Ameer 21, Gregory 17, Shanzil Muhammed 16)
St. Thomas HSS, Kozhencherry 29 (Sejin Mathew 6, Subin Jacob John 6) bt Shanthal Jyothi, Muttam 14
Girideepam Bethany, Kottayam 43 (Gregory 14, Shanzil Muhammed 12, Ijas Ameer 10) bt Lourdes Public School, Kottayam 15
St. Thomas HSS, Kozhencherry 29 (Basil 10) bt St Anns Kurianad 13
Shanthal Jyothi Muttam 58(Tom Jose 15, Dominic 13, Aswin Binu 11) bt Sacred Heart HSS, Changanacherry 42 (Alan 20)
Girideepam Bethany, Kottayam 55 (Gregory 17) bt Christ Central School, Tiruvalla 21
Lourdes Public School, Kottayam 33 bt Little Flower Vidya Nikethan 14