SPORTS

 

         The Department of Physical Education has been very effective since the establishment of the college. To keep up the same, the enthusiastic and energetic students have been identified and they were all well trained to participate fiercely in the various games and sports competition held in and around the college for excellent achievement of the academic year. The selection of the sports students was made on their estimable particularly their involvement, dedication and aspiration parallel to the performance of academic career. The total trained students have been provided better opportunity to show their caliber in the intercollegiate tournament like Hockey, Table Tennis, Cross Country, Food Ball, Badminton, Chess for men and women, kho-kho for men and women, kabaddi for men and women, Hand ball, Volley Ball, Athletics, Ball Badminton for men and women and weight lifting. In the way of proving their performance, the college team of kho-kho(M) has won the first prize in the University level tournament. They have succeeded by dint of perseverance and sheer hard work.

        The spirited players excelled in their performance and some of them were selected meritoriously to represent Periyar University teams for various tournament. The selected players are D.Raguvaran of II year M.A.History for Foot Ball, G. Anbarasu of I year B.A.History for chess, S.Raman of II year B. V.Ragul Gandhi of II year B.Sc. CS for Ball Badminton and R.Gopinath II CS, B. Sabarimuthu III CS, M.Sivakumar III B.Com, R.Suryaprakash of I year CS, B.Sabarimuthu III CS, M. Sivakumar III B.Com, R.Suryaprakash of I year CS, they are all for Hockey. The following players S. Ranjithkumar of III year History, S.Suresh of I year B.A History, S.Duraimurugan of III year B.A History, J.Vadivel of I year History, P. Sarathkumar of I year B.Com and D. Saranya of I year History have got selection for the kho-kho team of the University. M.Santhakumar of II year B.Com for Weight Lifting and P.Loganathan of II year History has also got University selection for Kabaddi. K.Arunkumar of M.Sc Computer Science and P.Dhayanithi of I M.A Public Administration, S.Jayapraby of III year B.Com and P.Srisivabalan of I year History were selected for Hand Ball team of University. They were all got participation in the Inter University Tournament too. too. too.

       For highly expected and heartening event of annul sports day celebration, various competition such as Cricket, Volley ball ,Hockey for boys and hand ball, Kabaddi , Kho-Kho, Chess ,Badminton ,Track and Field events for both boys and girls were conducted in our college. A few sports were also conducted as leisure activity for teaching staff and non-teaching staff of the college. The Annual Sports Day was celebrated on 21.02.2014 in a grand manner. The Principal of the college, Dr.N.Neelayathekshi presided over the function. Dr.V.Vishvalingam, Principal of Aarignar Anna Govt. Arts college, Namakkal was invited to be the chief Guest, who delivered a wonderful special address to appreciate, motivate and encourage the sports aspirants. The winners and runners up of the various competitions were distributed certificate with metal memento by the chief guest. The prize winners were praised by all the dignitaries and teaching staff of the college excitedly. The Director of the physical Education Thiru G.Rajagopal took tremendous and tireless efforts to mold the students to conduct all the events and sports day function very effectively.fectively.