by Zeeshan Ali
Gulmit, October 07: Gulmit Young Stars Club defeated the volley ball team of Misgar, becoming volleyball champion of Gojal Valley. In the final match GYSC – Green easily defeated Misgar, winning three out of the four sets played. Earlier GYSC Green had defeated GYSC – Blues in the semi finals. Misgar had qualified for the finals after defeating the volleyball team of Al Amyn Model School, Gulmit. The tournament was organized by the Tehsil Sports Association, a newly formed representative sports organization initiated by the Tehsil government.
Shooting, not a very popular game in Gojal Valley, was won by team Sost, defeating Misgar’s shooting squad. Misgar and Sost were the only two participating teams in this genre of volleyball.
Prizes were given to the players and teams for their excellent and entertaining performances. Mr Sher Jan was chief guest of the prize distribution ceremony, while Mr Jan Muhammad presided. A considerably large number of people attended the final match. Also present during the final match were Numberdars, the member district Council and representatives of different organizations.
The audience and players appreciated the initiative taken by the Tehsil government and hoped that such healthy activities will keep coming, on sustainable basis.