Katra, April 11
Vice Chancellor Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU), Professor Sanjeev Jain today congratulated the winners for their performance and also appreciated their endeavors by announcing cash prize for all winning teams.
Earlier, SMVDU players participated in the week long 1st State Universities Sports Championships held from April 3, 2017 to April 8, 2017organized by the University of Jammu.
Teams from all the Universities of the Jammu & Kashmir State participated in the event. The championship was held in various events like Cricket, Football, Volleyball, Basketball, Badminton and Table-Tennis. SMVDU participated in all the six events.
A total number of 96 students participated from SMVDU in various events. The team was accompanied by Rajiv Kumar (Faculty Incharge Sports), Sameer Vohra (Assistant Registrar, Student Affairs) and Sucha Singh (Sports Coach).
In total SMVDU clinched six positions in various sports. In Table Tennis SMVDU got 2ndfor both Men and Women. In Basketball Women SMVDU Katra claimed 2nd position and in Men Basketball got 3rd place.
In Badminton SMVDU got 3rd place in both Men and Women categories.