Jasreet Kaur of BBK DAV College for Women represented Punjab Hockey team and won a Silver Medal in 6th Senior Women National Hockey Championship held at Bengaluru (Karnataka) from 25th April 2016 to 1st May 2016.
16 teams of from different states participated in the championship. The Punjab Hockey team put up a splendid show by defeating Delhi, Indian SAI and Mumbai. In semi-finals, the team beat Orissa with a score of 4-0. Jasreet Kaur also participated in All India Inter- University Hockey Championship held at Lucknow and she was the captain of the team since then. Besides, she has a good record in academics too.
Principal Dr. Pushpinder Walia congratulated the young achiever and motivated her to perform better in future. She added that the college players have always made a mark in various championships; as a result, BBK DAV is a forerunner in sports. Mrs. Sweety Bala, Head, Department of Physical Education, along with other faculty members, felicitated the player on her achievement.