Blue House run away with title

PUBLISHED : Monday, 28 January, 2002, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 28 January, 2002, 12:00am

Blue House overcame a strong challenge from Red and Yellow Houses to win the overall championship at the Jockey Club Government Secondary School's 39th athletics meet held recently at Kowloon Tsai Sports Ground.

Blue House secured the overall championship by capturing the girls' team title under the leadership of Grade A and B individual champions Sit Yin-ni and Ip Man-chi, both Form Four students.

The Grade A individual boys' title was shared by sixth formers Chiu Ka-lo of Blue House and Ho Sze-leung of Red House.

Red House, second overall, also grabbed the Grade A boys' team title.

Sixth former Sze-leung further honoured Red House when he broke the Grade A 110-metre hurdles record with a time of 17 seconds. Sze-leung went on to win the 100-m sprint in 12.29 seconds, beating Blue House rivals Chiu Ka-lok and Shan Mai-kwan to the line.

The Grade C individual boys' title was shared by first formers Yung Siu-tak and Lam Man-chung of Green House.

The Grade C individual girls' title went to second former Lam Ka-ying of Yellow House.

The 4 x 100m student-teacher relay was a highlight of the meet and the executive team, led by principal Leung Wonn-man, won the event.

The best cheering team award was won by Yellow House.

Article submitted by Jockey Club Government Secondary School