Jessica proves her mark in athletics, cricketJune 27, 2019
Jessica Dua, a student of DAV Public School, Bhai Randhir Singh Nagar, has proved her mettle in the field of athletics and cricket. Jessica has been following her schoolmate Harshika Dhammi, who had already made her presence felt in the two disciplines.
A student of Class VIII, Jessica took up athletics in Class III. She started practicing in 200-metre flat race and 4×100 metre relay race. She made her mark among medal winners in the school annual sports day, securing silver medal in these events.
Next year, Jessica gave an improved performance and clinched a gold in the 4×100 metre relay race at the District Athletics Tournament. She also bagged a bronze in the 200-metre flat race.
Jessica began her coaching under the guidance of her school cricket coach, Amandeep Singh, two years ago. She impressed her coach with her bowling skills and continued taking part in track events.