Lyceum International School Nugegoda and Lyceum International School Panadura played their annual cricket encounter for the Nikitha Grero Challenge Trophy, on 17th February at P.Saravanamuththu Stadium, Colombo. Captain of the Lyceum International School Panadura won the toss and decided to bat first and all were out for 196 runs 42.3 overs. Sheron Liyanage of Lyceum Panadura top scored with 65 runs and Vihanga Ambeypitiya of Lyceum International School, Nugegoda captured 4 wickets for 22 runs in 7.3 overs with one maiden over. In reply, Lyceum International School Nugegoda scored their target 197 runs in of just 24.1 overs.
Vihanga Abeypitiya the all-round cricketer of Lyceum International School, Nugegoda scored the first ever century in the history of Lyceum Annual Cricket Encounter with a score of 117 runs.
Sheron Liyanage (Lyceum Panadura)
The best bowler.
Vihanga Ambeypitiya (Lyceum Nugegoda)
The best fielder
Man of the match
School is open on 9th February 2018
Dineth De Zoysa of Lyceum International School, Nugegoda was able to thrive at the 2017 World Taekwondo Championship by winning a bronze medal on the 6th December 2017. The competition was hosted in Seoul, South Korea at the Taekwondo Head Quarters. 25 countries with 55 competitors participated for the event where Dineth represented Sri Lanka in the under 15 individual male’s category. He was chosen to patriciate the championship by the technical committee of the event through the Ambassadors who reviewed the performance of the athletes at a pre-event selection out of 95 countries. Competing against 05 players from Algeria, Brazil, Peru, Papua New Guinea, and Romania, Dineth had to perform two poomsae at the same time in his category for his accomplishment.
05 athletes from Lyceum Nugegoda obtained western province colours awarded by Department of Education, Western Province on the 06th December 2017 held at the Royal College Auditorium. Swimmers Oneli Yahampath, Chris Pavithra and Shanali Perera, Athlete Romeshi Athidiya, and Gymnast Natashi Wijesuriya represented Lyceum Nugegoda at the event.
All the athletes participated at National Level and were placed high ranks in all island tournaments.
The international dance competition “Christmas Stars”, was held on the 7th of January 2018 in Moscow Russia. 19 students from Lyceum International School- Nugegoda also participated while 250 dance teams of 30 Western countries were brought forward. A total of 2500 students participated in the event.
Representing Sri Lanka , Lyceum Nugegoda presented ‘Sword Dance’ and ‘Lee Keli’ at the competition which belonged to the Sri Lankan traditional folk dance category, where they managed to bag the 1st place in both categories.
Also the ‘Sword Dance’ item won the highest award titled “Best of Best Dance” at this competition.