Thrower Melissa Yee struck gold again on the last day of the Institute-Varsity-Polytechnic (IVP) track and field competition with a second gold medal and new personal best in discus throw, while National University of Singapore (NUS) had a clean sweep of the overall titles for the fourth year running.
National pole vaulter Chan Sheng Yao clinched his first ever IVP gold medal and set a new men’s pole vault record at 4.71m to complete a strong comeback after failing to clear any height in last year's competition.
National hurdler Kerstin Ong stood tall and finished strong on the opening day of the 2018 Institute-Varsity-Polytechnic track and field competition, winning the women’s 100 meter hurdles crown, spurred on by the outpouring of support from her peers.
Peter Soo (SMU #4) had a game-high 22 points while Jonathan Teo (#10) led SP with 10.
Singapore Polytechnic (SP) survived a comeback by Singapore Management University (SMU) in the third quarter to win 44-39.
SIM were down by as many as 10 points in the second quarter, before clawing their way back to eventually win 68-62.
His winning time is also 0.01s outside his national record of 14.38s set in 2015 at the Singapore SEA Games.
Shermaine See (NTU #7) made four 3-pointers to record a game high of 14 points. Foo Yuan Ru (SP #11) scored a team high of eight points.