ARCEIS football tournament (C/D) division boys was hosted by St. Mary’s Convent School, Geyzing on 4-5 July 2014. The participating schools were Don Bosco School, Malbasey; Namchi Public School, Namchi; St. Joseph’s School, Rhenock; St. Joseph’s School, Martam; St. Xaviers’ School , Pakyong and St. Mary’s Convent School, Geyzing. The tournament was declared open on 4th July 2014, by Rev. Fr. Walter Costa, the Parish Priest of St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, Geyzing. On the following day the Chief Guest was Rev. Fr. Noby George, SDB, Principal of DBS, Malbasey and the President of ARCEIS. The semi-finals and the final were also witnessed by Shri Namgyal Bhutia, the Sports in-charge, HRDD, West Sikkim. The final match was played between SXS, Pakyong and NPS, Namchi.SXS lifted the tournament while NPS, the 1st Runners Up and St. Mary’s Convent School the 2nd Runners Up. Trophies and medals were given by the Chief Guest and Superior Sr. Nirmala Tigga presented to the referees token of gratitude. Sameek Subba of SXS, Pakyong was declared the best player of the tournament was awarded trophy by Shri Namgyal Bhutia. Finally, Mrs. Anushuya Limboo concluded the two days event with vote of thanks to the participants, the Principals of the various participating schools, the Officials and Guest, the students, the organizing Committee and the School management team.
Mr. Gopal Kaphlay