Rector Al-Solamy Sponsors the Closing Ceremony of the Fourth Annual Olympic Games
University Rector, Dr. Faleh Al-Solamy, concluded the Fourth Annual Olympic Games, which were held by the Deanship of Student Affairs, represented by the Sports Activities Department. The College of Engineering was handed the Olympic Cup for the football championship and the shield and flag for the Fourth Sports Olympic Games after narrowly defeating the Faculty of Pharmacy in a penalty shoot-out in the presence of many senior leadership figures and crowds of supporting students.
During the closing ceremony, event and tournament winners received awards and certificates. The Faculty of Engineering came in first place in the football league and secured the Fourth Olympic Sports Shield flag and championship cup. In second place came the Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences in Abha who also won in the table tennis championship, while the Faculty of Administrative and Financial Sciences won first place in the athletics championship. The university team was honored for winning first place in the tournament of the Sports Federation of Saudi Universities.
The Sports Olympiad included five competitions this year -- indoor football beach volleyball, football, general athletics, and table tennis -- with the participation of more than 700 students from various fields