68th Annual Sports Meet     

68th Annual Sports Meet

Sacred Heart College (Autonomous), Tirupattur celebrated its 68th Annual Sports Meet on 27th July 2018, in a grand manner. Rev.Dr.C.Antonyraj, Secretary, Rev. Dr. D. Maria Antony Raj, Principal, Rev.Dr.K.A.Maria Arokiaraj, Addl Principal, the Vice Principals, Deans, Faculty Members, Administrative Staffs and Students of both Shift I & II graced the occasion.

The chief guest of the day was COL MP Peter Celestine SM, Group Commander, Group Headquarters, Coimbatore. The guest of honour was LT COL S. Pathak, Offg Commanding Officer, 12(TN) BN NCC, Salem. The special guest was Rev. Bro. Meril Rodrigo, Director, DBYC, Chennai. They were received and given guard of honour by the college NCC Cadets. The college choir invoked the blessings of God with a prayer song. On marking the 3rd Death Anniversary of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, his portrait was unveiled by the chief guest. Rev. Dr. D. Maria Antony Raj, Principal welcomed the chief guests and the august gathering. The national flag was hoisted by the chief guest and it was followed by a spectacular march past by the students. The sports men of Sacred Heart College carried the Olympic Torch and ignited the Olympic Stand. The sports meet was declared open by the chief guest. The leaders of the sports team took oath in front of the dignitaries.

The guest of honour LT COL S. Pathak and the special guest Rev. Bro. Meril Rodrigo addressed the gathering and appreciated the students’ performance. Sports events were conducted for students, teaching and non-teaching staffs. The chief guest COL MP Peter Celestine SM gave the sports day message. He asked the students to never quit, to be out of their comfort zone and to improve their communicative skills to succeed in life. Vote of thanks was proposed by Mr.A. Bento Devaraj, Physical Director. The overall championship (Shift I & II) was bagged by the Department of Commerce. The programme came to an end by National Anthem.