Annual Sports and Athletic Meet of ICAS, Manipal 2018
ICAS held its Annual Sports and Athletic Meet on 17th February 2018
February 17, 2018
The annual athletic meet of ICAS was conducted on 17th February 2018 from 9:00am to 5:30pm in a splendid and memorable way at the MIT stadium. The Annual athletics day marked the culmination of the student’s sports activities extended over the year. The day was initiated with a march past, oath taking ceremony followed by the stage program. The events conducted were; 1500, 800, 400, 200 and 100 meter race; 200x4, 100x4 mixed relay for boys and girls. Shot put, discus throw, long jump, high jump, javelin throw, tug of war and musical chair were also conducted.
The event was inaugurated by Dr Giridhar P Kini, the Director Admissions, MAHE, Manipal who emphasized the importance of spots in maintaining work life balance. ICAS Director, Dr. Radhakrishna S Aithal welcomed the guests and Associate Director, Dr. Ganesha A proposed vote of thanks. Mr. Vishal Y Bajaj was the master of ceremony.
The closing ceremony followed by prize distribution was held in the evening. Prof. Ramashesha, Directors of School of Information Science was the Chief Guest. He along with our Director Radhakrishna S Aithal and Dr Ganesha A, Associate Director distributed the prizes. Dr. Satish Mallya, the Sports Director, faculty and staff members were present on the dais. The overall trophy was won by the seniors.
Prior to this, interclass games competitions between different sections of juniors against with seniors were conducted and the winners are as follows. In table tennis - section A, badminton - seniors, swimming - seniors, cricket - section C, football - section B, basketball – section A, Kho-Kho – seniors, chess – section B, Volley ball – seniors, throw ball - section C.
The Best Sports Man of the year 2017-18 was declared to be Mr. Samuel Varghese Kodathu and Best Sports Woman Ms. Cindhuja S Ramasamy. Their effort in the conduct of the sports games events were highly appreciated by the Director.