Batticaloa District team consists of past St.Michael’s college players put on a fantastic show to clinch the prestigious Hebert Cup 2015 concluded on Sunday(24/05/2015) at Hebert Stadium, Batticaloa. The tournament was played at high level of intensity and with good spirits. We the organizing committee thank all our sponsors, well-wishers, players, fellow Michaelites and fans for making Hebert Cup 2015 a grand success. Please keep an eye on this space for more and interesting news about the event.
St. Michael’s College, Batticaloa – Alumni Association (Colombo Branch) conducting this tournament for the 4th consecutive year for the benefit of raising the standard of Basketball in the Batticaloa District. The inaugural tournament was held in 2012 to pay tribute to late Rev. Fr. Eugene John Hebert S.J. who contributed immensely towards the development of basketball at St. Michael’s College, Batticaloa and guided the College team to win numerous titles for many decades and groomed several players who represented the national team.
This year our Association organizing the event to be held on 22nd, 23rd & 24th of May with the approval of Sri Lanka Basketball Federation. There will be eight leading teams participating in this tournament representing the Island.