Viren Rasquinha

The greatest "Shan" of St.Stanislaus High School in this Jesuit triple jublee year 2006 is Arjuna Awardee Viren Rasquinha.

Viren graduated from St. Stanislaus High School in 1996.While doing the SSC boards Viren was captain of the school hockey and football teams. He was also School Captain at the time.

Besides being an outstanding sportsman he secured 91% at the SSC exams. He was ranked 13th in the SSC Board.

He "chose" to do a Bachelors of Commerce (B.Com.). While at MMK College Bandra, he was chosen the Best overall student in the first and second year. He was a member of the Indian hockey team at the time. He was a first class student throughout his college years.

Viren always carried his school and college books to the various hockey camps he attended so that he could catch up with his studies.

The greatest brilliance of Viren Rasquinha is his modesty and simplicity.

Currently Viren is employed as Asst. Manager HRD with Indian Oil Corporation.

  1. Played for Tata Sports, Air India and Indian Oil Corporation.
  2. Was part of the team that won the Junior World Cup at Horbart Australia.
  3. Silver Medal in Busan Asian Games 2002
  4. Gold Medal Asia Cup 2003 at Kuala Lumpur
  5. Gold Medal 1st Afro Asian Games 2003
  6. Was part of the team that participated in the Athens Olympic Games
  7. Is a member of the current Indian Hockey team.
  8. CITATIONS: Arjuna Award confirred-2005 Best Sportsman of the Year in Hockey
  9. CITATIONS: Shiv Chatrapati Awardee-Govt of Maharashtra 2004

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