Basudeva Somani FGC (118 points) and Vidyodaya FGC, T.N. Pura in (91 points) won the overall team championship titles in men’s and women’s categories respectively in the 89th University of Mysore Inter-collegiate Athletic Meet 2017-18 which concluded here yesterday.
Boby Sabu of Basudeva Somani FGC was adjudged the best athlete in the men’s section with 1,859 points. C.R. Jayashree of Vidyodaya FGC emerged as the best athlete in the women’s section with 1464 points.
Two new meet records were set on the final day of the meet in the men’s section. Boby Sabu set a new meet record in the men’s long jump event by leaping to a record distance of 6.90 mts erasing the previous mark of 6.79 mts set by T.S. Ravi of PGSC in 2014-15.
Basudeva Somani FGC 4×100 mts relay quartet of Rohit Kumar Singh, Suhas S. Gowda, Boby Sabu and R. Sagar set a new meet record in the relay with a timing of 44.42 sec, erasing the old mark of 44.63 sec set by the Basudeva Somani FGC last year.
Results: Men: 400 mts: 1. Suri, Basudev Somani College, Mysore (53.41 sec), 2. M. Manjunath, GFGC, KR. Nagar (55.50 sec), 3. M.B. Sumanth Kumar, Government Science College, Hassan, (55.91 sec); Discus Throw: Umesh Kumar, SBRR MFGC (36.86 mts), 2. Masood Ahamed, Sujal FGC, Hassan (33.37 sec), 3. Amore Gowda, PGSC MGM (30.43 sec); Pole Vault: 1. M. Shashank Gowda, Shanthi College, Malavalli (2.65 mts), 2. D.N. Manu, PGSC, (2.65 mts), 3. A.P. Sunil Kumar, Shanthi College, Malavalli (2.50 mts); Shot Put: 1. U.L. Venu Prasad, Basudev Somani College, Mysuru (12.77 mts), 2. Masood Ahamed, Sujal FGC, Hassan, (12.33 mts), 3. Umesh, SBRR MFGC, (11.45 mts); 4X100 mts: 1. Rohith Kumar Singh, Suhas S. Gowda, Body Sabu, R. Sagar, Basudev Somani College, Mysore (44.42 sec) (NMR, Previous Record Basudev Somani College, Mysore in the year 2016-17, Timings 44.63 sec.), 2. Hemanth, A. Gurumurthy, Sathish, B.I. Nagaraja, PGSC MGM (46.78 sec), 3. R. Nithish, R. Kishore, V. Vinay Kumar, D.R. Lingesh Gowda, Bharathi College, Bharathi Nagar (47.35 sec), Long Jump: 1. Boby Sabu, Basudev Somani college, Mysuru (6.90 mts-NMR), 2. V. Harshith Gowda, Sri Shambulingeshwar College, Pandavapura, 6.63 mts. 3. N.S. Abhishek, GFGC, Bannur, 6.60 mts; 1,500 mts: Deejaj Karumbaiah, Kautilya FGC, (4:16.30 sec), 2. D.R. Lingesh Gowda, Bharathi College, Barathi Nagar, (4:25.55 sec), 3. Nikhil Mathew, Basudev Somani College, Mysuru, (4:31.43 sec); Decathlon: A.S. Madhusudan, PGSC (3837 points), 2. A. Suman Nova PGSC (3798 points), 3. H.S. Sanju, GFGC, Saligrama, (3410 points).
Women: 10,000 mts: 1. A.P. Rashmi, Govt. College for Women, Maddur (44:07.63 sec), 2. S. Ashwini, Maharani’s Commerce and Management College (44:27.83 sec), 3. G.D. Ranjitha, GFGC, Bilikere (48:26.74 sec); Long Jump: U.J. Sandhya, PGSC (4.53 mts), 2. B. Geetha, GFGC, N’gud (4.31 mts), 3. H.N. Pooja, PGSC (4.16 mts); 400 mts: 1. C.R. Jayashree, Vidyodaya FGC, TN. Pura, 1:07.29 sec, 2. B. Pallavi, Vidyaodaya FGC, T.N.Pura (1:09.19 sec), 3. K.S. Ranjitha, PGSC (1:09.87 sec); 1500 mts: 1. K.S. Megha, Vidyodaya FGC, (5:32.72 sec), 2. P. Sindhu, Vidyodaya FGC (5:40.06 mts). 3. K.Ramya, PGSC (5:47.56 mts); 4X100 mts: 1. C.R. Jayashree, K.S. Bhavya, M. Sahana, K.S. Megha, Vidyodaya FGC, T.N. Pura (55.90 sec), 2. K.S. Ranjitha, U.J. Sandhya, H.N. Pooja, K.T. Ramaya, PGSC (57.71 sec), 3. Abhinashree, Ramya, Avinashree, Shravya, Teresian College, (58.23 sec); Discus Throw: 1. S.K. Manasa, JSS College for Women, Mysuru (27.34 mts). 2. Meghana Devanga, Maharani Arts College, Mysuru (27.09 mts), 3. I. Ajaya, RIE College, Mysuru (23.98 mts).