NPS dominates ARCIES ‘AB’ and Open Division Basketball Tournament

Gangtok, 29 Apr: Namchi Public School’s Boys’ and Girls’ team has won the ARCEIS ‘AB’ and Open Division Basketball Tournament, 2018, a press release from the school informs

Organized by NPS, the tournament was participated in by St. Xavier’s School, Pakyong, St. Joseph’s School, Martam, Don Bosco School, Malbasey, Holy Cross School, Tadong, St. Francis' School, Jorethang and the host school.

In the 'AB' division final match, NPS boys’ team defeated Don Bosco School, 42-18 while the girls’ team defeated St. Xavier’s School, 29-25.

St. Xavier’s School Pakyong secured third position in the ‘AB’ division boys’ category by defeating Holy Cross School while in the ‘AB’ division girls’ category, DBS came third.

In the open division finals, NPS boys’ team defeated St. Xavier’s School, Pakyong, 49-26 while NPS girls’ team defeated St. Xavier’s School, 34-06.

NPS’s Tenzing Shakya Bhutia and Dixita Subba bagged the ‘Most Valuable Player’ honours in the ‘AB’ division while Rahul Pradhan and Rashmi Rai were named the ‘Most Valuable Players’ in the open division based on their performances.