PANAJI: Government College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Khandola, won the Inter-Collegiate Tennikoit Championships for Men and Women; organised by Goa University at Silver Jubilee hall, University Campus, Taleigao Plateau from 29th September to 1st October, 2022.
Khandola College girls defeated Government College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Quepem 2-0 in the finals.
In the first singles, Alpita Khedekar of Khandola defeated Sweta Gaonkar of Quepem in straight sets 21-5, 21-11. In second singles, Kalpita Velkaskar defeated Doley Fernandes 21-11, 21-5.
Josyln D’souza, College Director of Physical Education and Sports, St. Xavier’s College, Mapusa; was the chief guest and gave away the trophies and medals to the winners and runners-up.
Earlier in the semi-finals, Government College, Khandola defeated Government College, Pernem 2-0. Government College, Quepem defeated St. Xavier’s College, Mapusa 2-0. In all, 36 teams participated in the Varsity Tennikoit Championship.
In men’s championship, Government College Khandola defeated Shree Mallikarjun & Shri. Chetan Manju Desai College, Canacona, 2-0 as the event was held on 27th and 28th September, 2022.