Young Spring Dalean rubs shoulders with cagers from across the globe in Paris
Bags a bronze medal for his team; The only one from Punjab to participate
Paras Sharma, a potential cager from Spring Dale Senior School, has done his school proud by competing with basketball players of at least 17 teams from different countries of the world in the Paris World Games held at Paris, France. Paras, who accompanied the Indian team sponsored by the School Games Federation of India (SGFI), helped his team bag the third position in the event, in the under-17 category.
Giving details about the event, Mr Rajiv Kumar Sharma, Principal, Spring Dale Senior School, said that Paras Sharma was the only one from Punjab to be selected by the SGFI for participation in these Games. He maintained that Paras Sharma was selected to participate in this event on the basis of his outstanding performance in the trials. “This is indeed a proud moment for the school,” he said.
Dr Kirat Sandhu Cheema, Director, Spring Dale Senior School, and Mr Sahiljit Singh Sandhu, President, Spring Dale Educational Society, congratulated Paras Sharma over his feat. They attributed his success to the exceptional sports training and infrastructure provided by the school to its students. “Our endeavor is to train our students in such a way so as to equip them well enough to compete with their counterparts across the globe and earn recognition,” they said.
Spring Dale Senior School