Event Name: SIU Inter-Institute Volleyball Tournament
To participate in the SIU Inter-Institute Volleyball tournament, which brought together a plethora of young and talented athletes from various Symbiosis Institutes for a spirited competition from the 4th to the 6th of September.
SCMS Hyderabad, with high hopes and determination, participated in the event, which was conducted at Symbiosis International University, Lavale.
The SIU Inter-Institute Volleyball Tournament provided valuable learning experiences for SCMS Hyderabad's volleyball team:
Brief Report :
The tournament was fiercely competitive, featuring teams from various Symbiosis Institutes. The matches were intense, showcasing the skills, teamwork, and sportsmanship of the participating players.
SCMS Hyderabad entered the tournament with a team of enthusiastic and determined players. Despite putting up a valiant effort, the team faced tough competition and was unfortunately eliminated in the first round; The matches were a testament to the spirit and resilience of our team members, who gave their best on the court: The Boys’ team had faced our sister Symbiosis Hyderabad campus institute SLS Hyderabad and the Girl’s team had faced SCMC Pune. The score for the Men's match was 2-0 [23-25, 22-25] and for the Women’s match was 2-0 [14-25, 23-25].
While our team may not have progressed deep into the tournament, there was a silver lining for SCMS Hyderabad. Two of our players, Vachan Diwani and Rohan Mertia, displayed exceptional talent and were selected for the SIU (Symbiosis International University) tryouts for the AIU tournament. This recognition of their skills is a testament to their hard work and dedication to the sport.
(Group huddle before the match)
(Girls Team Entering the court for their match)
The SIU Inter-Institute Basketball Tournament, despite the early elimination, was a memorable event for SCMS Hyderabad. It allowed our players to demonstrate their talent and glean important lessons in teamwork, resilience, and skill development. The selection of one player for SIU tryouts fills us with pride, and we are committed to supporting them in their future endeavors. We are eager to use this experience as a stepping stone for growth and success in future basketball competition.