Akhnoor girls win volleyball title
JAMMU: Akhnoor Zone won the volleyball title after they trounced Jammu Zone in straight sets of 25-20, 25-10 in the final of inter-zonal under-19 girls’ competition of Jammu District, organised by the Department of Youth Services and Sports (DYSS) at Government Higher Secondary School, Domana, here.
Since only three teams turned up for the competition, Jammu Zone qualified for the final outplaying Bhalwal Zone 25-15, 25-10.
Meanwhile, in kabaddi, Akhnoor, Jammu, Satwari and RS Pura Zones qualified for the semifinals.
In the quarterfinals, Akhnoor beat Bishnah while Jammu outplayed Marh Zone 34-13. In other quarterfinals, Satwari Zone trounced Bhalwal Zone and R S Pura beat Khour Zone.
In girls’ under-19 kho-kho event, Khour, RS Pura and Bhalwal Zone won their respective matches to qualify for the next round. The Results: Khour beat Jammu Zone, RS Pura defeated Satwari Zone and Bhalwal Zone got walkover Marh Zone.