Our students are good sportspersons too. They actively participate in the sports activities. Our students have played cricket matches at interuniversity level tournament. We have national level players in our cricket team. In table tennis also our students have won prizes at state level. So we have laurels in sports also. The college excels in inculcating & encouraging ethos in its students by providing excellent infrastructure. The specialized sports wing includes intensive training by instructors. The laurels and accolades received by the college teams bear testimony to the outstanding performance of this wing. In tune with the objective of all round development of students, various sporting and physical development activities are encouraged amongst students. To enable students to enjoy sports, the campus is equipped with an Olympic size running track, football field, cricket field, basket ball & tennis courts, table tennis tables etc.
Sport has an unmatched ability to mobilize and excite people in their millions. Sport matters to most people, but fewer of us play sport or are physically active on a regular basis.
Head of Sports Department
Mr. Kamaldeep Singh has done B.A (History), M.A (History), B.P.Ed, M.P.Ed. He has three years experience in the field of sports. He has won five Gold medals in State weightlifting championship and three times participated in National level weightlifting tournaments.
The organization provides adequate infrastructural support for all such student-activities which would provide them with physical fitness & personality development and cultivate in them sportsman spirit, team spirit, leadership and talent. There are in-campus activities like cricket, basketball, volleyball, football, track field, athletics and indoor games.
Wide participation of students is encouraged. Students are also encouraged to participate in inter-colleges, open, invitation and other external tournaments, sports meet, cultural and other competitions. Besides the indoor games facilities, a high tech Gymnasium is already operational in the hostel to promote physical well being and healthy recreation of students. Many other facilities are being planned. Students of CEC have already won prizes and distinctions in competitions at other places.
TROPHY & GOLD MEDAL in Cricket
CEC won Trophy and Gold medal in PTU’s Inter College Cricket Championship 2006-07. In the 25 over final match, CEC defeated RIMT, Gobindgarh by 73 runs. Batting first CEC scored 185 runs for the loss of only one wicket while RIMT scored only 112 runs all out. Mr Gaurav Kumar & Amandeep Cheema of CEC made half centuries each. Mr Gaurav was adjudged as Man of the Match and Mr Amandeep Cheema Best Batsman of the Series
MEDALS IN WEIGHTLIFTING
CEC bagged overall trophy in Inter College weight lifting Championship. In the Competition the college team bagged first position in Weight Lifting and Power Lifting competition and second position in Best Physique Competition. CEC has got 12 Gold, 6 Silver and 2 Bronze medals. In the championship 35 weight lifters, 45 body builders and 72 power lifters participated.
Jagjit Singh in weight class of 77 Kg, and Mr. Amandeep Cheema and Harpreet Singh in weight class of more than 105 Kg. won gold medals. Arun Dev in weight class of 52 Kg, Hardeep Singh in weight class of 56 Kg, Pradeep Bhatia in weight class of 60 Kg, Jagjit Singh in weight class of 75 Kg, Damandeep in 82.5 Kg, Amandeep Cheema in 100 Kg and Vikas Bansal in 125 Kg won gold medals in Power Lifting and bagged second position College.
Hardeep Singh in 56 Kg, Pradeep Singh in 62 Kg and Jarnail Singh in 69 Kg and Damandeep Singh Samra in 85 kg won silver medals. Jarnail Singh Won Silver medal and Gagan Bajwa won Bronze medal in power lifting.
Gagandeep Singh won silver medal and Rahul Dahiya won bronze medals in Best physique competition.
CHANDIGARH Engineering College (CEC) has become permanent claimant of the table tennis running trophy by registering third consecutive victory in Inter College Table Tennis Tournaments organized by PTU, Jalandhar. The CEC team consisted of Manoj Kumar, Balbir Singh, Deepak Singh, Parmod Kumar and Abhay Sartora.CEC has won the trophy after giving a determined fight to GZSCET, Bathinda and IET, Bhaddal. CEC won three out of five matches against each of these colleges. PTU also declared Manoj Kumar, the captain of the CEC team, as Best Player of the tournament. He is also selected to represent PTU in All India Inter Zonal University Competitions. Chandigarh Group of Colleges also granted a cash prize to Rs. 5000 to each member of the team and felicitated then team
and its coach, Kamaldeep Singh. Chairman of the group, Satnam Singh Sandhu and president Rashpal S. Dhaliwal said that the students had made them proud.
Gunjyot’s strokes to victorious innings
THE third year student of BTech, Information Technology at Chandigarh Engineering College (CEC), Gunjyot Singh has mastered the art of hitting the right ball. No surprise he has galloped to glory in a small span of cricketing career. He recently won gold medal in Inter College Cricket Tournament organised by PTU, Jalandhar. He has many other achievements to his credit. Gunjyot was selected in IPL – Kings XI (Punjab Academy) team and he has also participated in Ranji Trophy cricket matches. He has also participated in Under 15
cricket tournaments and won a gold medal while playing for Vijay Merchant Trophy (Under-17). He has also won a gold medal at Kooch Bihar Trophy(Under 19). Gunjyot Singh has also participated in national cricket tournaments while playing for the home state Punjab.
“Cricket is my passion and I am striving hard to become an international cricketer,” he says. He also follows a disciplined schedule
to achieve the goal.