Our College Won the Ninth Championship in a Row at the 60th Session of the SEU Track and Field Meet
Although the spring rain lingered for days, the enthusiasm of athletes was never dampen. The 60th session of the school track and field meet was successfully held. Our students brought glory to our college again after two and a half days’ efforts. Students of our college took the first place in Group B and men’s team competition, and the second place in women’s team competition, winning the ninth Group B championship in a row and the Sportsmanship award.
Team events were the most exciting in the sports meet, which required not only outstanding personal abilities, but also the team spirit of cooperation and cohesion. Hence, each cooperation was a demonstration of the tacit understanding and trust among team members. In the men's 4*100 meters, Guo Dazhong, Cui Yaodong, Xiong Longhui and Zhang Rui performed well and won the championship in 48.90 seconds. Besides, three teams from college held their unbeaten record again in the men's 10*400 meters, men's 10*100 meters, and women's 10*100 meters. Students in the Sports Event for Fun also gave full play to their strength and obtained good results in several types of competitions.
Athletes also competed for medals in individual events. Sun Zhen and He Zeheng won the first and second prizes respectively in men's triple jump. Zhai Yaodong and Zhang Rui won the championship in the 100 meters and long jump respectively. They also won the first and second prizes in the 200 meters. Zhang Bowen and Zhang Xiang took the gold and silver medals in the men's shot-put, respectively. Deng Yuwei took the gold medal in the women's high jump. Yi Chenyang and Han Xu won the second place in the 400 meters and 200 meters, respectively.
The sports meet offered a platform for the examination of physical and mental power, which stimulatedpersonality and youthful vitality on the one hand and showed the strong cohesion among students on the other. All participants braved the hardship in the competition, performed well and displayed fine sportsmanship characterized by the spirit of “cherishing the friendship first and then achieving good scores in the competition”. It was also our earnest hope that students at our college could makemore outstanding achievements in a broader field!