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College Annual Athletic Meet on Saturday 25th February
SportThe Annual Inter House Athletic Meet of St. Benedict's College will be held on Saturday, 25th February 2012 at the College Grounds commencing 1.00 P.M.

Cassian House who were the champions in 2010 and 2011 will defend the championship for 2012. Rev. Bro. Janaka Fonseka, (The Director) together with the school management, cordially invite all Old Benedictines and well wishers to grace the occasion and witness a very high standard of Athletics by the young Bens at the Annual Athletic Meet.

Distinguish Old Ben and Chief Executive Director of the Sri Lanka Rugby Football Union Mr. H. Rohan Gunaratne, will grace the occasion as Chief Guest while Mrs. Srimani Gunaratne will distribute the awards. Old Ben Rohan was a double International at Sports, having represented the National Rugger & Basketball Teams and Captaining the National Rugger Team. After captaining St. Benedict’s at basketball and rugby, Rohan joined the Sri Lanka Air Force in 1972. During the 1974-75 seasons he turned out for the CH&FC. In 1976 to 1986 he donned the Police rugby jersey and ended up captaining the blue shirts in 1983. He was a member of the Sri Lanka Sevens teams to Hong Kong from 1985 to 1987. His pet position for the national team was as a second row forward and a bustling No 8. 1992 saw him as coach and manager of the national team and he also managed the Sri Lanka Junior team to Hong Kong. Currently, Rohan holds the position of “Chief Executive Director” of the Sri Lanka Rugby Football Union.
 Posted by DARREL LUDOWYKE on February 14 2012 05:33:04 · 0 Comments · 1045 Reads Print
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