Bathiya Pabasara Munasinghe a Year 8 student of HCI brought great honour to his alma mater by winning several places at the 9th Novices age group Aquatic Championship 2016 held at the Sugathadasa Stadium swimming pool in Colombo. In the under 15 age group he won the 3rd place in the 50M Free style clocking 30:15. He also participated in the 200M Individual Medley and was placed 7th with a timing o3:01:54 and 50M Back Stroke 9th Place.
At the Novices championship held in January he successfully participated in 200M individual Medley(5th place) 50M Back stroke (8th place). According to the swimming Head coach at HCI Mr Bamunuarrachchi, Bathiya is a talented swimmer and has the potential to win more accolades in the future. HCI is proud of Bathiya and wish him continued success.