Marh zone girls bag U-14 Volleyball title

JAMMU: Marh Zone clinched under-14 girls' Volleyball title after they beat Satwari Zone in straight sets in the final which was part of the ongoing inter-zonal district level competitions of Jammu, organised by the Department of Youth Services and Sports (DYSS), at different venues of MA Stadium, here.

Earlier, in the semifinals, Satwari zone got walkover while Marh zone trounced Bhalwal zone 2-0. In a preliminary round match, March Zone defeated Bhalwal zone 2-0.

Two other events of Kabaddi and Kho-Kho also started simultaneously at MA Stadium and Government High School Jammu Cantonment respectively in two age groups of under-14 and under-17. Both the events were at the preliminary stages of quarterfinals.

The competition was declared open by Deputy Director DYSS, Madan Lal, who interacted with the young athletes and encouraged them to actively take part sports activities.

KABADDI: Under-14: Quarterfinals: Jammu bt Bhalwal by 16 pts; Satwari bt Gandhi Nagar by 19 pts; Khour bt R S Pura by four pts; Akhnoor bt Bishnah by 18 pts. Preliminary Round: Jammu Zone bt Miran Sahib Zone by 14 pts; Gandhi Nagar bt Jourian by 16 pts; Gandhi Nagar Zone bt Jourian by 16 pts; Satwari zone got walkover; R S Pura bt Chowki Choura by 16 pts; Khour zone bt Marh by 17 pts; Akhnoor bt Bishnah by 18 pts. UNDER-17: Quarterfinal: Jammu bt Miran Sahib by five pts; Marh bt Jourian by 11 pts. Jammu bt Bhalwal by 21 pts; Gandhi Nagar bt Bishnah by two pts; Akhnoor zone bt Satwari by 14 pts; Chowki Choura zone bt Dansal four pts; R S Pura bt Khour by 11 pts; Marh got walkover.

VOLLEYBALL: Under-17: Marh zone got walkover; Satwari zone bt Bhalwal zone 2-0; Gandhi Nagar bt Chowki Choura 2-0; Jammu bt Akhnoor zone 2-0; Khour zone bt Marh zone 2-0; Satwari bt Bishnah 2-0; Satwari bt Bishnah 2-0.

KHO-KHO: Under-14: Dansal zone bt R S Pura by five pts; Jammu bt Khour by one pt; Satwari bt Bishnah by six pts; Chowki Choura got walkover; Marh bt Gandhi Nagar by two pts; Miran Sahib bt Jourian zone by two pts. Quarterfinals: Akhnoor bt Dansal by two pts; Marh bt Chowki Choura by seven pts; Jammu zone bt Satwari by four pts; Miran Sahib bt Bhalwal by six pts. UNDER-17: Quarterfinals: Akhnoor bt Miran Sahib by five pts; Marh bt Jammu by five pts. Preliminary Round: Miran Sahib bt Khour by one pt; Dansal bt Bishnah by three pts; R S Pura bt Satwari by two pts; Jammu bt Chowki Choura by three pts; Marh bt Gandhi Nagar by two pts.


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