JAMMU, AUG 3: Semi-final positions have been cleared in Girls’ Under-19 Badminton competition of district Jammu, organized by the Department of Youth Services and Sports (DYSS) at Indoor Complex, M A Stadium, here today.
Teams reaching semi-finals are GD Goenka, APS Miran Sahib, Government High School Satwari and DPS Jammu. Earlier in quarterfinals, GD Goenka trounced Wazir Janki Nath School by 2-0; APS Miran Sahib beat MIER Jammu by 2-0; Government HS Satwari outplayed Carmel Convent School by 2-0 and DPS Jammu defeated MHAC Nagbani by 2-1.
(Preliminary Round) DPS Jammu beat Maharshi Vidya Mandir by 2-1; GD Goenka beat GGHS Mubharak Mandi by 2-0; Carmel Convent School beat APS Ratnuchak by 2-1 and APS Miran Sahib beat JK Public School by 2-0.
Meanwhile, in Under-19 Girls Fencing competition, selection was made for different events of Foil, Epee and Sabre. Those selected for the district team included Simran Anand of Presentation Convent School Jammu; Mannat Yousaf of Govt HSS Mubharak Mandi; Apoorav Bhuria of KV No 1 Gandhi Nagar and Ishika Sawhney of Dewan Devi School Jammu.