Fencing Championship: Carmel Convent School emerged as winnersAugust 9, 2019, Chandigarh
In the inter-school fencing championship, Carmel Convent School, Sector 9, claimed the overall trophy in the girls’ U-14 category.
Government Model Senior Secondary School (GMSSS), Sector 10, finished second, while Chitkara International School, Sector 25, bagged the third position.
Carmel fencers topped the podium in all the categories — foil, epee and sabre. GMSSS, Sector 10, followed them in second place in all the competitions, while Chitkara girls were consistently third.
In the individual category, Ekam Toor of Carmel Convent won the gold medal in foil competition. She was followed by schoolmate Mahima in second place, while Priyanshi of Delhi Public School (DPS), Sector 40, and Pooja of GMSSS, Sector 10, shared the third position.
Ekam also topped the podium in epee contest. Khushboo of GMSSS, Sector 10, and Anushka of Chitkara School claimed the second and third positions respectively.
In sabre, Mahima won the gold, while her schoolmate Himani claimed the silver. Priyanshi and Prabhjeevna of Chitkara School bagged a bronze medal each.
School: Carmel Convent School, Government Model Senior Secondary School, Chitkara International School, Delhi Public School