Faculty of Education has emerged as the overall winner of the 2021 edition of the inter-faculty sports competition organized by the sports council of the University of Ibadan.
The sports competition ended on 22nd September 2021 with the Faculty of Education emerging overall champions having won a total of 127 medals which includes 49 Gold, 47 Silver and 31 bronze. It was a complete show of dominance as the second-placed team, Faculty of Vet. medicine had just 27 medals.
The winners participated in almost all the sports in the competition which included volleyball, basketball, Tennis, Hockey amongst others. Although Education was knocked out of the men competing in the quarter-finals by BAMSSA, it didn’t deter them from going on to emerge winners in other sports in the competition and even overall champions.
Other highlights of the competition include the emergence of the Faculty of Arts as the champions of the female football competition in this year’s inter-faculty sports competition after coming from behind to defeat Faculty of Education 3:1. Also, the Faculty of Social Sciences emerged winners of the male category of the football competition after defeating BAMSSA.
Faculty of agriculture finished in the 14th position with just 5 Medals, Dentistry and Faculty of Environmental Design finished with no medals at all.