Gateway College Colombo continues its winning streak in Netball by winning the Under 16 and emerging Runner-up in the Under 14 International Schools Netball Championships. They overcame Gateway College Kandy, to be the Under 16 champions and lost marginally to Lyceum International School, Wattala at the Under 14 final.
In the Under 16 championship, Gateway College Colombo, was unbeaten throughout the tournament and won most of their games with considerable margins. During their first round games, they beat Regent International School 15-0. At the Quarter Final Gateway beat the British School of Colombo 12-2. At the semis, they overcame Royal Institute 10-2 and won the final beating Gateway College Kandy 11-8. Shenell Yahathugoda was crowned as the Netball Queen and Shana Carnie was named the Best Center Court Player of the tournament.
In Under 14, having beaten Lyceum International School, Panadura 13 – 0, Colombo International School (CIS) Colombo 11-2 and OKI International School 13 -1 in the preliminary round, Gateway Colombo beat St. Nicholas 12-1 at the Quarter Final. At the semis they overcame Gateway Kandy 12-6. Onadi Samarakoon won the award of the Best Shooter in the Under 14 category.
Under 16 Champions: Seated (Left to Right): Mrs Chandrika Wijesooriya(Coach), Shereen Nugera(Coach), Chanumi
Vidanagamachchi(Captain), Dr Harsha Alles(Chairman) Ransara Amarasekara (Vice Captain) Maj.Gen.M.R.U
Bandarathilake (Head Of Sports), Supriya Wickramasekare (Netball Coordinator/Coach), MrsYamuna Sandamali (Head
Standing (Left to Right): Rithika Srikanth, Yanira Cabral, Sanuthi Rodrigo, Nishenya Fernando, Tiara Samarasinghe, Methuli Erahapola, Portia Dias, Shenell Yahathugoda (Netball Queen), Shimaya Fernando and Shana Carnie(Best Center Court Player)
Under 14 Runners-up: Seated (Left to Right) : Mrs Chandrika Wijesooriya(Coach), Shereen Nugera(Coach), Navithma
Godamunne (Vice Captain), Dr Harsha Alles(Chairman), Rithika Srikanth (Captain), Maj.Gen.M.R.U Bandarathilake (Head
Of Sports), Supriya Wickramasekare (Netball Coordinator/Coach), MrsYamuna Sandamali (Head Coach)
Standing (Left to Right): Kavithmee Gurusinghe, Sydelle Yahathugoda, Cloe Tilakaratne, Sanaya Periris, Onadhi Samarakoon (Best Shooter), A.A Sandali Sineka, Ashraff Azka, Imandi Fernando, Shelaya Samarawickrama, Shasha Wickrama