Kottayam: Kollam girls won the title in the 34th State Junior basketball championships beating Kottayam 68-53.

Anjanna (31) was Kollam's top scorer, with Shilji George (16) and Premi P.Lal (16) chipping in. Sona M. Saji (25) top-scored for Kottayam.

Kannur defeated Thrissur 68-48 to win the third place in girl's section.

In boy's section, Thrissur finished third after making short work of Thiruvananthapuram 48-21.

The results: Boys: Loser's final: Thrissur 48 (Amit Sebastian 18, T.S. Abhilash 14) bt Thiruvananthapuram 21 (A.R. Ajith 13). Semifinals: Pathanamthita 66 (Arun K. Thomas 38, Nithin Paul Stephen 20) bt Thiruvananthapuram 62 (A.R. Ajith 20, V.K. Ajith 17)

Girls: Final: Kollam 68 (P.G. Anjanna 31, Shilji George 16, Premi P. Lal 16) bt Kottayam 53 (Sona M. Saji 25, Anila Augustine 14, M. Athira 10)

Loser's final: Kannur 68 (P.S. Jeena 33, P.R. Surya 15, Riya Susan Chacko 10) bt Thrissur 48 (R. Geetha 19) .

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