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ANDBSA basketball & volleyball tourney held

By EMN Updated: Sep 08, 2013 12:02 am

Kohima, September 7

The All Nagaland Don Bosco Schools Association (ANDBSA) held its annual Basketball and Volleyball tournaments at Don Bosco High School, Zubza-Kohima September 6 and 7.In the finals played on September 7, the boys of Christ King Hr. Sec. School, Kohima, emerged as champions defeating runners-up Don Bosco, Zuba by 13 points (Christ King 42, DBS Zubza 29). In Volleyball, the girls of Don Bosco Hr. Sec. School, Wokha came out victorious defeating runners-up Don Bosco, Zubza by three games to one.
As confirmed by ANDBSA president, Fr. Joshua J. Gangmei, this year’s tournaments were held at Don Bosco High School, Zubza, to honour Rev. Fr. N. J. Joseph SDB, a great educationist and a well-known sports enthusiast who is celebrating his Golden Jubilee of Priestly Ordination and Diamond Jubilee of Religious Profession (60 years as a Salesian of Don Bosco) this year. In his brief message during the trophy-awarding ceremony he reminded all that “tournaments are meant not only to win trophies but also to forge and renew friendships.”

By EMN Updated: Sep 08, 2013 12:02:17 am