SMELLS LIKE TEAM SPIRIT
CHRIST INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT, LAVASA CRESCEDENT SPORTS FEST A MASSIVE HIT
The recently held Crescedent Sports Fest at Christ Institute of Management, Lavasa brought with a lot of adrenaline pumped competition and excitement as teams from across the nation including corporates, colleges and clubs participated. Conducted between 2nd and 4th March, the second edition of the Sports Fest brought with it immense excitement in basketball and football, from participants and crowds alike.
This year, 12 teams competed for the coveted football trophy, and five teams battled it out for the basketball championships, all uniting under the banner of Crescedent 2018 to celebrate the spirit of sports.
While all matches were intense and competitive, it was the nail-biting finals of basketball was held on between teams Accenture and Hawks that grabbed everyone’s attention. Each team played its best to the last second, but in the end it was the Hawks that emerged victorious as the basketball champions of Crescedent 2018.
The football finals were no less exhilarating. Played on 4th March 2008 between Christ College, Pune and the Sentinels, the match kept the audiences in suspense ending 1-1 at full time. A thrilling penalty shootout ensued where the Sentinels took the lead at the end to win the champions trophy scoring 5-4.
In the true team spirit of Crescedent, all team players embraced each other celebrating the victors. In the closing ceremony, Fr. Arun and Fr. Shinto addressed the teams and the audience relating their experience of the Sports Fest to God’s desire for one global family. In our books, everyone that participated was a champion, and continues to be a part of team Crescedent.
All-in-all an extremely successful event, participants have already begun to look forward to next year’s Crescedent Sports Fest.