Sriya Mehta (c) with her Ahmedabad teammates
Sriya Mehta, a fourteen year-old student of the Nirma Vidya Vihar school, was a member of the Ahmedabad (Rural) team that won the gold medal in Badminton for Under-17 Girls at the Gujarat state School Games held in Gandhinagar recently. Sriya is the daughter of Mital and Bhavin Nareshbhai Mehta.
The team won all its matches. In the first round they got a walk over from Junagadh and beat Bhavnagar in the quarter final. In the semifinal, they beat first seeded Baroda, and in final they beat Surat to emerge as champions.
Earlier this year, Sriya also secured 3rd place in the Girls U-15 Doubles event at the Toral Memorial Open Gujarat Badminton Tournament held at Palanpur. She holds the 10th rank in singles and 5th rank in doubles at the Gujarat state level. She represented the state in National level tournaments at Tiruppur, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Delhi, Gulbarga in singles & doubles events during 2014 and 2015.
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