MIRI: The Sarikei team emerged overall champions of the Sarawak Schools Sports Council (MSSS) cross-country event held at Luak Esplanade here yesterday.
They won the boysa�� 17 and below and girlsa�� 17 and below categories through Penguat Labot and Seha Jenny Vincent and added to their tally three team events a�� boysa�� 14 and below, boysa�� 17 and below and girlsa�� 17 and below.
The other winners in the individual category were Mohd Khairol Surtarso from Limbang (boysa�� 14 and below) and Mastur Lina from Samarahan (girlsa�� 14 and below).
Kuching won the category for girlsa�� 14 and below.
Mohammad Kindang from Miri Education Department gave away the prizes.
Also present was a representative of SM Sains principal, Norsiah Abdul Manan and SK Kampung Luak headmistress Dayang Mariam Awang Sulaiman.
This yeara��s event was jointly organised by SM Sains, Kolej Tun Datu Tuanku Haji Bujang, SK Luak and SMK Luak.
A total of 190 students from 11 divisions took part in the event over a distance of between 6km and 8km.