Kottayam, 31st October, 2016: Girideepam Boys and Girls won the 26th Edition of Girideepam All India Inter School Invitational Basketball at the Girideepam Stadium in Vadavasthoor, Kottayam.
In the girls finals, after trailing 16-28 at the half time, Girideepam came out strongly in the final quarter to beat Mount Carmel GHSS, Kottayam 64-60. In the boys, in an evenly contested match, Girideepam defeated SH CMI Public School Thevara, 68-63.
Best Player – Ejas Ameer, Girideepam
Promising Player – Sharon Frazilin, SH CMI, Thevara
Best Player – Susuan Florantine, Girideepam
Promising Player – Aneesha Cleetus, Mount Carmel, Kottayam
Detailed Scores at the 26th Girideepam Invitational Trophy
Girideepam Bethany, Kottayam 64 (Susan Floratine 21, Christy Jacob 18) bt Mount Carmel HSS, Kottayam 60 (Ann Mary Zacharia 23, Kavya Jayakumari 13, Aneesha Cleetus 10)
Girideepam Bethany 66 (Ejaz Ameer 19, Gregory 14, Muhammed Salih 10) bt Sacred Heart CMI Public School Thevara 63 (Sharan Frazilin 31, Shaun Louis 20)