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Lyceum International School Nugegoda clinched the Plate event at the Sam Chandrasinghe Challenge Trophy Seven-a-Side soccer tournament that was held at the Sugathadasa Stadium on 25th and 26th August.

Nearly 64 schools island-wide participated in this two day tournament that attracted very keen soccer.

Lyceum beat Carey College and Rahula College Matara in the group stage. They then met St. Joseph’s Maradana in the semi-final and won 1-nil.

Lyceum then met Kottawa Dharmapala College in the Plate final and emerged victorious by 2 goals to nil to covert the trophy.

Vishene de Silva scored both goals for Lyceum, one in each half. The Lyceum team was led by Sanjana Gunawardena and was coached by Lalith Perera.