Patience paid off for the National University of Singapore's (NUS) Levyn Wong and Chew Xiu Zheng in their respective Institute-Varsity-Polytechnic (IVP) 800-metre races, with both employing the strategy of trailing for the first half of the two-lap race and kicking forward in the second half.
IVP Hurdles: SMU’s Kerstin Ong cruises to second women’s gold in three years while SIT’s Terence Tang grabs men’s gold
Kerstin Ong clinched her second Institute-Varsity-Polytechnic women’s hurdles titles in three years for Singapore Management University while Singapore Institute of Technology’s Terence Tang grabbed the gold for the men’s hurdles title in a straight final.
Four goals from Darvina Halini (SUSS #11) was just enough to help Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) come from behind and edge out Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) 4-3 to seal IVP qualification.
NTU edged out NUS by two points to claim their first Men’s team victory since 2011, even as NUS retained the Women’s title and both individual victories.
Singapore University Games (SUniG) Women’s Basketball: SIT puts up a 51-33 victory in their opening match against SIM
Overcoming first game jitters, SIT managed to hold their ground and overcome SIM for their SUniG debut. Choong Si Ying Sara (SIT #11) led all scorers with 15 points.
IVP Basketball (Women): NTU dominate final against first-time finalists SIT; SP edge out TP for 3rd place
Favourites NTU dominated the IVP Women's Basketball Championship final with a 61-34 victory against first-time finalists SIT, while SP edged out TP 60-50 to clinch bronze.
IVP Basketball (Women): SIT spring last-minute upset against TP to advance to final; Favourites NTU brush past SP 63-44
A last quarter comeback saw the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) edge out Temasek Polytechnic (TP) 55-53 to move on to the IVP Basketball Championship final; while powerhouses Nanyang Technological University (NTU) brushed past Singapore Polytechnic (SP) in the other semi-final.
IVP Track and Field: NUS dominate field events as Shaun Moh clinches long jump treble; Brian See surpasses shot put meet record
Shaun Moh of the National University of Singapore (NUS) leapt 6.95 metres to clinch his third IVP long jump gold in three years, while his NUS teammates Brian See, Bryan Koh, Chiu Jing Wen and Maya Shanmugaratnam dominated two out of three throws events with 1-2 finishes in the men's shot put and women's javelin.