Moodbidri, Jan 15, 2018: Alva’s College, Moodbidri bagged overall team championship in the 37th Mangalore University inter-collegiate athletics meet.
Ilakiyadasan of Alva’s and Sneha SS of SDM College, Ujire were adjudged the best male and female athletes respectively in the two-day meet organised by Dr P Dayanand Pai-P Sathish Pai Government First Grade College. The competetion concluded at Mangala Stadium weekend .
While Alva’s College finished winner in the men’s section, Dr NMAMIT College, Nitte bagged the second position.
On the staff side, Alva’s College again finished winner with SDM College, Ujire finished runners-up.
In all, 11 new meet records were set in the championship, including six in the men’s section. The host college picked up the overall championship for the Government First Grade Colleges introduced for the first time in the history of the event.
A total of 68 colleges involving more than 950 student-athletes took part in the meet that also saw 210 differently-abled students from six special schools.