Some of the brightest prospects in sports at Trinity College were recognized, and awards were presented to them on the day of the school’s annual prize-giving .
In Cricket – under 15- batting J. Werasinghe, bowling N. Wijesundara, fielding Umar Raizan, best all-rounder K.W.A. Anandakumar. Under 17 – batting- S.T. Weerasuriya, bowling V. Nethumal, fielding P. Wansekara, best all- rounder K de Zoysa. 1st XI- batting N. Weerasinghe, bowling D. Thilaakrthne, fielding S. Shanogeeth, best all- rounder D. Jayalath, cricketer of the year R.S. Sayer, special awards for representing Sri Lanka under 19 team H.R.B. Boyagoda, S. Shanogeth, D.Jayalath, T.R. Dilshan, Special award was presented to B.D.R. Lahuru Kumar for representing Sri Lanka. Rugby – Special awards went to A. Boyagoda, D. Dange, A.Y.C. Shiek, A. Priyankara and R.L. Laruantilake for representing Sri Lanka under 18 and 20 teams in 2016.
Then the most-improved rugby player over the season award went to A.Y.C. Shiek, and ruggerite of the year award to S. Alahakoon. At athetics Senior R.N. Kumarage, P. Harriprashanna, Most promising (Field) H.H.A. Mahindarathne, (Track) D.M.R.B. Bandara, Karate – N. Illukkumbura and H, Weerasekara, Weightlifting D.B. Abeyarthne, P.M.s.P. Premaratne, Foobll D.T. Ediriweera, Hockey D.B.G.K.E. Jayasinghe, Tennis M.N.N. Peiris, Badmintion D.B.N.M. Ranasinghe, Table Tennis W.M.Y.O. Wijesundara, swimming S.M.B. Senanayake, Chess L.H. Gunarathne, Most versatile sportsdman G.Pehtiyagoda, Games All Round Excellence B.J. Wijewikrema.