Carmel of St Joseph stride into final
Carmel of St Joseph School (Malad) beat St Joseph Convent High School (Bandra) 4-1 to enter the girls U-16 final of the Panchgani Old Boys Cup at the MHA-Mahindra Stadium on Saturday.
St Joseph Convent's Divya More (centre) has an attempt blocked. Pic/Bipin Kokate
The Malad school will now take on defending champions Duruello Convent (Bandra), who defeated St Teresa (Santacruz) 3-0 in the second semi-final.
Carmel of St Joseph's Chryshelle Fernandes converted a penalty corner to open the scoring in the 18th minute. St Joseph Convent equalised via a Rachel D'Souza field goal in the 33rd minute.
Two minutes later, Celina Vaz doubled the Malad side's advantage via a field goal.
In the 37th minute, Gurleen Birdi converted a penalty corner, while Celina scored in the 39th minute to make it 4-1. In the other semi-final, Vaishnavi Rane, Payal Sawant and Diksha Bhosle scored a goal each.