PSG College of Technology tallied 12 points for the top spot and the chess (combined) title in the fourth CENTIES championship 2013 at PSG Tech here on Friday.
Earlier, the PSG Tech women marched into the ball badminton final, defeating SNS Tech 29-12, 29-10, while SREC scored a hard-fought 20-29, 29-25, 29-24 win over SKCT.
The results: Men: Quarterfinals: Badminton: SRIT w/o. SKCT; Kongu EC (Perundurai) bt PSG Tech 2-1; SNS Tech bt KPR 2-1. Ball badminton: SREC bt CIT 29-25, 29-16; PSG Tech bt SRIT 29-19, 29-24; Kongu EC bt KCT 26-29, 29-5, 29-14.
Women: Ball badminton (semifinals): PSG Tech bt SNS Tech 29-12, 29-10; SREC bt SKCT 20-29, 29-25, 29-24. Chess (combined): Final standings: 1. PSG Tech 12; 2. Coimbatore IT 11; 3. Info IT 10; 4. Kongu EC 9.5; 5. Kalaignar Karunanidhi IT 9-5; Sri Eshwar CE 9.
Chennai posts win
Chennai defeated a fighting Kerala 15-13, 16-14 in the doubles premier division of the eighth inter-State Sepak Takraw tournament at the PSG College of Technology on Friday.
The results: Team: Kerala bt PSG Tech 3-0; Tirunelveli bt PSG Tech Alumni 3-0. Doubles: Championship division: Combined districts bt Thiruvananthapuram 15-13, 15-10; PSG Tech ‘A’ bt PSG Tech ‘B’ 15-7, 15-11; Combined Districts bt Puducherry 15-8, 15-4; Thiruvananthapuram w/o. Puducherry. Premier division: Chennai bt Kerala 15-13, 16-14.
Easy for Dr. Mahalingam
Dr. Mahalingam College of Technology scored a five-wicket win over Sri Krishna CAS in the CDCA inter-collegiate cricket tournament for the G.R. Prasad Trophy at the PSG Medical College grounds in Coimbatore on Friday.
The scores: PSG CAS 110 for nine in 25 overs (E. Manoharan 32, T. Shiva Prakash four for 19, I. Vijayakumar three for 21) bt PSG Tech 97 in 24.5 overs (C. Gowtham three for 18, K.N. Soundaramani three for 19).
Jansons IT 116 for seven in 25 overs bt Maharaja IT 98 for nine in 25 overs (T.H. Nishanth four for 11).
Sri Krishna Tech 117 for four in 25 overs bt SNR Sons 104 in 23.5 overs (G. Nataraj four for 21).
Sri Krishna CAS 103 for five in 25 overs (A. Karthikeyan 30, P. Vignesh 37) lost to Dr. Mahalingam Tech 107 for five in 24.4 overs (A. Kamalesh 31, V. Athish Pranav three for 18).
PSG Sarvajana lifts title
PSG Sarvajana HSS (Coimbatore) defeated Sports Hostel (Coimbatore) 65-58 to clinch the basketball title in the second State-level inter-school sports tournament for the STC Trophy at the Sree Saraswathy Thyagaraja College courts in Pollachi on Friday. TAHSS (Thiruvidaimaruthur) and St. Paul’s HSS (Salem) took home the ball badminton and volleyball titles respectively.
The results: Basketball: Final: PSG Sarvajana HSS (Coimbatore) bt Sports Hostel (Coimbatore) 65-58. Third place: NLC (Neyveli) bt GBHSS (Karur) 65-53.
Ball badminton: Final: TAHSS (Thiruvidaimaruthur) bt The Boys HSS (Srirangam) 22-29, 29-18, 29-25. Third place: GBHSS (Udumalpet) bt GBHSS (Lanthakottai, Dindigul) 29-15, 29-12.
Volleyball: Final: St. Paul’s HSS (Salem) bt St. Xavier’s HSS (Palayamkottai) 25-21, 25-22, 25-27, 22-25, 15-13. Third place: NGNG (Pollachi) bt Veludiyar HSS (Thiruvarur) 25-21, 25-23, 27-25.