Manith Dulwan Liyanage who is a Grade 7 student at Lyceum Nugegoda became the Best Strings Performer - All Island at Sri Lanka Festivals for Performing Arts competition which was held on the 30 th of August 2016.
His achievements are:
Gold medal as he got a Distinction in Colombo District competition and was selected for Finals.
All Island Winner in his category
Best String Performer - All Island in all age categories.
We wish him all the success in his future endeavours.
Standing left to right :
Mrs. Kumari Grero (Principal, Lyceum International School, Nugegoda), Mr. Mohan Lal Grero (Founder of Lyceum International Schools), Mr. Roshan Gunasekera (Coach), Palinda Tennekoon, Ruchith Wijesekera, Dinith Fernando, Bilal Ashrof, Indisham Naleem, Navina Weerasinghe, Mr. Gayan Meedeniya (Coach), Mr. Gishan Mannage (Head of Sports), Arshad Rafeek, Osama Hashim, Sanjaan Guneratne, Anusara Samithadasa, Shavinka Jayasekera, Ginura Gunarathna, Ms.Chathumi Illeperuma (Teacher-in-charge), Mr.B Nishantha Silva (Assistant Sports Coordinator)
Seated left to right : Sandeep Guneratne (Captain), Rushdy Ashrof (Vice Captain)
The tournament was organized by Colombo International School Colombo. Most of the group matches were played at Colombo International School Colombo and MCA basketball courts but the latter of the tournament was shifted to the indoor basketball court of the British School Of Colombo due to the adverse weather conditions.
Lasal Jayawardena of Lyceum Nugegoda, representing Sri Lankan Team won a bronze medal at the Asian Cup Chess competition held in Jiaxing, Shanghai, China from 5th to 12th November, 2016.
Sri Lanka achieved equal second place in the event on par with the strong Chinese team, however placed 3rd as per the tie break. This achievement is regarded as a turning point in Sri Lankan chess. It appears that we are in the reach of a medal in the world level in the near future.
Lasal has also shown outstanding performance at the “ Commonwealth Chess Championship 2016.” He became the 6th in under 14 open category having beaten many strong players representing the commonwealth union.
The event was held at Citrus hotel – Waskaduwa in August, 2016.
We congratulate Lasal and hope that he will endeavor to perform at his best in future events and bring glory to Lyceum Nugegoda.
The Inter International Under 17 Cricket Tournament was organized by Wicherley International School, Colombo from 03rd to 24th October, 2016 at Shalika and Health Grounds, Colombo. Lyceum Wattala played against British School , Stafford International School and Gateway College, Kandy in the preliminary rounds and against Colombo International School (CIS), Colombo in the Quarter Finals. CIS batted first and bowled out for 72 runs in 24.1 overs. In return, Lyceum Wattala scored 75 runs in 4 overs. At the Semi Finals Lyceum Wattala was bowled out for 117 runs in 26 overs against OKI Wattala which gained 68 runs in 25.1 overs.
Due to bad weather the final match between Lyceum Wattala and Lyceum Nugegoda could not be played and both teams were awarded Joint Champions.
UCMAS (Abacus and Mental Arithmetic System) celebrated their 5th National Competition on 2nd October , 2016 at BMICH with 1020 students from various districts from Franchisee centers.
Siluni Walakuluarachchige from Lyceum Nugegoda had completed her target of 200 sums in eight minutes and won the National Champion award. She will be attending the International Competition 2016 which will be held in November, 2016 in Dubai. We wish her good luck.