NCCU Sports Day: Game Results & Highlights
By Chunmin Yi (易淳敏) & Yuanling Liang (梁元齡) / Campus Reporter
Faculties and students joined series of events on May 19 NCCU Sports Day enthusiastically. Following the tug of war in the morning, fun races and track and field games took place in the afternoon. Retired personnel also participated in the activities and had a wonderful experience.
Department of Mathematical Science again won the tug of War
Living up to the eleven-year champion tradition, students from the Department of Mathematical Science again won the tug of war game on NCCU’ s Sports Day.
Before the game started, Jhang Yi-wu (張宜武), Chair of the Department of Mathematical Science, said that it wouldn’t take more than three seconds for their students to win. The students didn’t let him down. It was no more than one second that boys from the department won in the first game with the Department of Economics. Despite the opponent’s strong intention to revenge, they maintained the condition and won in the end.
On the other hand, the championship of the girl tug of the war game was competed by the Department of Mathematical Science and the Department of Education. The competition between the Department of Education, previous champion of the game, and the Department of Mathematical Science was remained in a deadlock. At the end, the Department of Mathematical Science won the double champion in both girls and boys’ group.
NCCU personnel enjoyed fun races
Fun races occurred in the afternoon, including “引球入洞” and “八面威風”, requiring participants to pass a soccer between two hula hoops and a balloon with pieces of newspaper respectively. NCCU personnel participated in the game and had wonderful experiences.
In the first game, Office of International Cooperation (OIC) defeated the Election Study Center and the Computer Center. Tsai Jhen-cian (蔡鎮謙), part-time assistant at the Election Study Center, said it was not easy for all faculties from the office to gather together and they were all happy with the experience today.
Office of Student Affairs won the second game, while Accounting of Statistics Office and the Association of Retired Personnel gaining second and third place. Syu Li-ji (許利吉), member of the association, said the key to victory is “enjoy the game!”
Students sweat themselves in track and field
Most faculties, students and alumni participated in the track and field games, including long jump, 5000 meters race, and 1600 meters relay race. Winners were awarded by massive prize with their names presented as the followings. Deng Yu-hao (鄧宇皓) from the Department of Public Finance the carried of the championship in long jump, men's group; and Siao Meng-ying (蕭孟瑩) from the Department of Political Science was the winner of long jump in women's group. The champion of 5000 meters race went to Ding Yin-siang (丁胤翔) from the Graduate institute of East Asian Studies in men's group and Syu Yin-yin (許茵茵) from the Department of Public Administration in women's group. The Department of Psychology won the first place in 1600 meters relay race (men); the Department of European Languages and Cultures won the first place in 1600 meters relay race (women).
|The Tug of War|
|1st||Department of Mathematical Science||Department of Mathematical Science|
|2nd||Department of Economics.||Department of Education|
|Long Jump (Men)|
|1st||Department of Public Finance||Deng Yu-hao (鄧宇皓) (record: 5.69 m)|
|2nd||Department of Education||Lin Jie-min (林杰民)|
|3rd||Department of Risk Management and Insurance||Jhuang Shih-ting (莊士霆)|
|Long Jump (Women)|
|1st||Department of Political Science||
Siao Meng-ying (蕭孟瑩)
(record: 3.92 m)
|2nd||Department of Money and Banking||Lyu Li-ru (呂立茹)|
|3rd||Department of Public Administration||Hu Cai-yue (胡采月)|
|5000 Meters Race (Men)|
|1st||Graduate institute of East Asian Studies||Ding Yin-siang (丁胤翔) (record: 20’00’’12)|
|2nd||Master for Eminent Public Administrators||Huang Jueng-han (黃政翰)|
|3rd||Department of Economics||Syu Kai-jie (許凱傑)|
|5000 Meters Race (Women)|
|1st||Department of Public Administration||Syu Yin-yin (許茵茵) (record:23’13’’35)|
|2nd||Department of European Languages and Cultures||Syu Yu-tang (徐于棠)|
|3rd||Department of Public Administration||Luo Zih-yun (羅子昀)|
|1600 Meters Relay Race (Men)|
|1st||Department of Psychology||Record: 4’09’’46|
|2nd||Department of Economics||Record: 4’11”52|
|1600 Meters Relay Race (Women)|
|1st||Department of European Languages and Cultures||Record: 5’06’’71|
|2nd||Department of Public Administration|
|3rd||Department of Philosophy|
|引球入洞 (the first game)||八面威風 (the second game)|
|1st||Office of International Cooperation (OIC)||Office of Student Affairs|
|2nd||Election Study Center||Accounting of Statistics Office|
|3rd||Computer Center||Association of Retired Personnel|