Woodlander Surbhi selected in Punjab Under-23 Cricket team
Woodland Overseas School takes immense pride in announcing the outstanding achievement of Surbhi, a talented Grade-10 student, who has secured a well-deserved spot in the BCCI Punjab Women’s Cricket team Under-23. This remarkable accomplishment not only highlights Surbhi’s dedication and prowess in the sport but also underscores the school’s unwavering commitment to nurturing and supporting young talents.
Surbhi’s journey to success in cricket has been noteworthy, with her previous selection as the youngest female player from Hoshiarpur to represent Punjab in the Under-19 tournament, contributing to her state’s victory. Now, she has achieved yet another milestone by being selected for the Under-23 team from Punjab.
Parents of Surbhi, elated by their daughter’s selection, expressed gratitude to the school for its continuous support and encouragement. They specifically acknowledged the school’s role in enabling Surbhi to focus on sports, even while navigating the demands of board classes, and praised the support system that allows her to balance academics and cricket seamlessly.
Dr. Simarjeet Kaur, the Dean of the school, extended her best wishes to Surbhi for her selection and upcoming performance in the tournament. She emphasized the school’s tradition of producing astonishing achievements and credited this success to the school’s steadfast support, including providing trained coaches and ensuring teachers assist students in catching up with missed syllabus due to sports commitments.
The Managing Trustee, Honourable Mr. Mandeep Singh, congratulated Surbhi for showcasing her talent in the Under-23 category, bringing glory to both the school and the city. He highlighted the school’s reputation for excellence at the State and National levels and praised the institution’s commitment to offering a practical and vibrant curriculum. He stated that the school endeavors to prepare students for the challenges in education and sports, with the continuous success of its students being a testament to the sincere efforts invested by the school.