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Late Prof. P.V. Tarakan Memorial Volleyball tournament held at St. Xavier’s College

Fr. Agnel College, Pilar won the Late Prof. P.V. Tarakan Memorial inter-collegiate volleyball tournament for women on Monday. The one-day tournament was organized by St. Xavier’s College, Mapusa in their premises as part of their Golden Jubilee celebrations.
In the final Fr. Agnel’s defeated hosts St. Xavier’s College in straight sets 25-22, 25-21. Earlier in the semis Fr. Agnel’s beat Carmel College, Nuvem while Xavier’s got the better of Rosary College, Navelim.
A total of seven teams participated in the tournament.
Chief guest Dr. (Fr.) Walter de Sa, Principal of St. Xavier’s College distributed the prizes. In his address to the participants, Fr. Walter praises the efforts put in by the players. He also highlighted the contribution of Late Prof. P.V. Tarakant, first physical education director of St. Xavier’s College. “Prof. Tarakant was very enthusiastic and his contribution towards sports was not only for the college but also the state. He initiated and organized several tournaments in his days,” Fr. Walter said.

Xavier’s Reunion 2013

St. Xavier’s Alumni Association takes pride in presenting to you Xavier’s Reunion 2013, the first ever official alumni reunion to be organized by St. Xavier’s College, Mapusa. The event will be held on 12th January 2013 at Emerald Laws, Parra from 6pm onward. The attempt is to bring all the college alumni and ex-teachers together at one place where they could interact with each other and bring back their nostalgic moments of St. Xavier’s College. However, the event is not restricted to alumni and ex-teachers; it is open to all. Besides dine and dance, there will be entertainment programmes and loads of surprises. Passes for the event are available at the college office. You may contact any of the following numbers for the details or passes:9822139319, 9822147242, 7798531587,9823054798      .
Hurry! Limited Passes available.
If you need a pass, you could also drop in a comment on this post with your name and contact number.