Atharva Shah Cricket Tournament
The Atharva Shah Cricket Tournament is an
event introduced to the school fixture in memory of Atharva
Shah, a young ex-Wilsonian who tragically died in a swimming
accident in Goa in 2003. Jointly organized by the school and
his family, Mr. & Mrs. Ajay Shah, the tournament has become
an event that is looked forward to by all cricked lovers in
the city and has been received very enthusiastic
participation by all the city's top schools.
Eight of the city's premier institutions
have been participating year after year namely, K.C.M.
School, V.K.S. Public School, St. Paul's College, Tiny Tots
College, P.M.S. School, Spring Field College, Maharaja
Agarsen Public School and Wilsonia College. The tournament
is held in league matches, leading up to a semi-final and
then a final match.
As an event, this tournament has a
sentimental value for every Wilsonian past or present. It
has become a celebration of youth and bringing of student
community together. It is a process of shining and
excelling, a bringing about feelings of brotherhood and of
making boys turn into men.