Kolkata, May 8 (IBNS): National High School (NHS) oars-persons stole the limelight in the senior girls section as three of their teams reached the quarter finals of the 47th All India Invitation School Regatta on the fourth day of the meet at Lake Club course in Rabindra Sarovar lake here Wednesday.
On their way to the last eight stage while NHS CBSE “A” and “B” today defeated Modern High “A” and Swami Pranabananda High School respectively, NHS West Bengal got the better of South Point. Others to move into quarter finals from this group are Modern High “A”, Susheela Birla, Ballygunge Siksha Sadan (BSS), La Martiniere for Girls and GD Birla High school. In the quarter finals NHS CBSE ”B” will fight against Modern High “A”, BSS will take on NHS West Bengal, NHS CBSE “A” will meet Susheela Birla and La Martiere Girls will face G D Birla.
After conclusion of the league races today, quarter final line up for the other groups have also been decided.
In the senior boys section, Khalsa High school dominated the proceedings as both their “A” and “B” teams reached the last eight stage from where it will be held knock out basis where they will race against South Point and Hirendra Leela Patrnabis High School respectively. The other two quarter finals in this group would be St. Xaviers Vs NHS CBSE and Future Hope vs NHS West Bengal.
The quarter finals in Junior Girls will see La martiniere “A” clashing with their “B” team and Modern High “A” meeting GD Birla. In two other quarter finals in this group Mahadevi Birla will take on St. John’s High School and Modern High “B” challenging Ashok Hall.
The last eight stage line up in the junior boys division will be last year’s champion Jatragachi Pranabnanda High School vs NHS CBSE , Tollygunge Adarsha Hindi High School vs St. Sebastia, South Point vs M G Rungta and Tirthapati High School vs Kalidhan Institution.
Following are results of the races Wednesday
NHS CBSE “A” bt Modern High “B”, NHS West Bengal bt South Point, NHS CBSE “B” bt Swami Pranabananda High School, Ballygynge Siksha Sadan bt Modern High “A”.
Ashok Hall bt NHS CBSE
Patha Bhavan bt St. Xaviers, South Point bt Patha Bhavan,
Hirendra Leela Ptranabis High School bt Silver Point High School,Future Hope bt La Martiniere Boys , Khalsa High “B” bt Swami Pranabnanda High School and NHS CBSE bt St. James