Host PSG College of Technology clinched four titles in the inter-engineering sports championship (CENTIES '12) for Coimbatore, Erode, Nilgiris and Tirupur districts at the PSG Tech grounds here recently.
The results (final): Men: Badminton: PSG Tech bt SRIT 2-0. Football: CIT bt Kongu EC (Perundurai) 2-0. Kho-kho: PSG Tech bt Sri Krishna CT 19-15. Women: Badminton: PSG Tech bt Tejaa Sakthi IT 2-0. Kho-kho: PSG Tech bt SREC 12-2.
SREC lifts title
SREC, with an all-win record in the semifinal league, took home the PSG Tech Trophy in the sixth State-level inter-engineering handball tournament at the PSG Tech courts recently.
The results (semifinal league): Suriya EC bt CIT 27-26; SREC bt PSG Tech 33-30; SREC bt Suriya EC 31-27; PSG Tech bt CIT 241-8; SREC bt CIT 30-27; PSG Tech bt Suriya EC 34-27. Final standings: 1. SREC; 2. PSG Tec; 3. Suriya EC; 4. CIT.
MAM posts win
At Tiruchi, MAM CE defeated Dr. Mahalingam CET 4-1 in a men's hockey third round match of the JJ CET–Tamil Nadu Inter-Engineering Sports (TIES) meet on Monday.
Other results: Hockey (third round): Sri Ramakrishna IT bt AUT-T (Thirukkuvalai campus) 3-0; PSN CET bt CIT 3-1.
Win for Sacred Heart
At Palayamkottai, Sacred Heart FC (Palayamkottai) defeated F.X. Engineering College (Tirunelveli) 2-0 in the Tirunelveli District ‘A' Zone football league match at the St. Xavier's College grounds on Monday.
The re sult: Sacred Heart FC (Palayamkottai) 2 (Vignesh, Lalrin) bt F.X. EC (Tirunelveli) 0.
At Vellore, Arakkonam Cricket Academy defeated YMCA Cricket Club by 58 runs in the TNCA-VDCA second division league matches held at the Government Polytechnic ground on Sunday.
The scores: Saba Group 88 in 22 overs (P. Ramesh Babu four for 13) lost to Metro CC 94 for one in 10 overs (P. Ranjith 34 not out, M.G. Aravindhan 29 not out); IRI 92 in 22.5 overs (A. Saravanan three for 14, M. Kumar three for 23) lost to Youth CC 93 for five in 16.2 overs; Arakkonam Cricket Academy 188 for seven in 30 overs (M.S. Sivakumar 33, R. Venugopal 30, N.S. Venkat Narendar 29, G. Gelbert Jaffery three for 37) beat YMCA CC 130 for five in 30 overs (S. Ajithkumar 55 not out); Blue Diamond CC 130 in 27 overs (I. Haroon Basha 32, C. Gopi 37 not out, J. Sudarsana Prabhu four for 26) beat United ‘B' CC 105 in 24.1 overs (S. Prem 39, I. Haroon Basha three for 19).
At Ramanathapuram, a hat-trick by M. Shenbagavalli helped Chennai beat Tirunelveli 4-1 in the quarterfinals of the second senior women's inter-district hockey tournament for the Syed Ammal Trophy on Monday.
The results ( quarterfinals): Chennai 4 (M. Shenbagavalli 3, Mythili 1) bt Tirunelveli 1 (S. Nalini 1); Erode 6 (Nithya 2, Venilla 1, Sasikala 1, Parameswari 1, Banupriya 1) bt Sivagangai 0; Salem 3 (Gayathri 2, Ambili Thomas 1) bt Madurai 0; Tiruvallur 1 (Maria Jacqueline 1) bt Tirupur 0.