Modern College, Piphema hosted the Nagaland University Inter Collegiate volleyball (men) selection trial at 10:00 a.m on October 28 onwards organized by the department of sports, Nagaland University.
A press release by principal of Modern School, Dr. Vitsou Yano stated that the match started with a formal Inauguration program at indoor stadium chaired by Phamsa Konyak Asst. Games and Sport Secretary MCSU,
Other highlights were welcome note by Pelee Hekha, managing director Modern College followed by an announcement on the trial selection by the Nagaland University Officials, and words of appreciation by John Besii Administrator, Modern College.
Altogether, 38 participants from 9 Colleges and University across Nagaland participated in the selection trial. The participating Colleges/ Universities were Modern College Piphema, Tetseo College Dimapur, Immanuel College Dimapur, St. Xavier College Jalukie, KROS College Kohima, Nagaland University SAS Medziphema Campus, Nagaland University Dimapur Campus, Nagaland University Kohima Campus and Nagaland University Lumami Campus.
The selection trial matches were played as per the AIU rules in which 14 Students from Nagaland has been selected to represent the State. A team of match officials from Nagaland University were present to oversee the trial selection procedures.
Dr. Harish Kumar Tiwari, deputy director of sports, Nagaland University led the team. The selected students will be playing for East Zone Inter University Competition to be held in KIIT Bhubaneswar, Odisha from November 8 to November 11, 2023.