Lyceum Wattala excels for third consecutive year

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Superseding 18 competitive International Schools, Lyceum International School Wattala excelled in the 11th Inter- International Schools’ Athletic Meet – 2011.

Reckoned for the positive outcome Lyceum International School – Wattala, became the champions for the third consecutive year, during the successful Inter International schools Athletic Championships held on 18, 19 and 20 February at the Sugathadasa International Stadium, Colombo, which was organised by Lyceum International School.

With a clear-cut lead of 160 points, Lyceum Wattala was able to bag a total of 994 points exhibiting their high level athletic competencies and strenuous dedication towards their performances with an international flavour of high standards.

Gateway College Colombo earned 834 points to achieve the second place while Lyceum Nugegoda with their performance gained 535 points and was placed third.

The Chief Guest on the closing ceremony of the ISAC 2011 was Minister of Economic Development. Basil Rajapaksa and Sriyani Kulawansa was the Guest of Honour.

Backed by a skillful and able training team, Lyceum Wattala athletes proved their team spirit by grabbing a total of 17 challenge trophies and establishing 12 new meet records.