XMU Men’s Volleyball Team Won Championship in the Chinese University Students Sunshine Volleyball Tournament

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XMU Men’s Volleyball Team Won Championship in the Chinese University Students                   Sunshine Volleyball Tournament

Translated by: Wang Lijuan

On the afternoon of May 17,2017, the final match of the4th Chinese University Students Sunshine Volleyball Tournament came to an end in the Museum in Memory of the Rising of Chinese Women’s Volleyball Team, Zhangzhou. Xiamen University men’s volleyball team defeated Sun Yat-sen University by 3:0 and finally won the national championship. They played 8 games with eight 3:0 straight wins, without losing a set for the whole season. Xiamen University men's volleyball team’s winning the championship reflects the spirit of XMU’s motto “Pursue Excellence, Strive for Perfection”.

Teams participating in the tournament come from the country's 13 colleges and universities. In the group matches, Xiamen University men's volleyball team won 6 straight matches by 3:0. They even defeated the last champion, Inner Mongolia University of Science and Technology. It ranked 1st in the group matches and advanced to the semi-final.

In the semi-final, it launched a fierce battle with Shandong University of Science and Technology. After a tough match, they got a 3:0 victory over Shandong University of Science and Technology team, successfully progressing to the final. And in another semi-final, Wuhan University lost out to Sun Yat-sen University who was defeated by Xiamen University by 3:0 in the group match. In the final, Xiamen University men's volleyball team still maintained a serious and competitive attitude, and ultimately won the final with another 3-0 over Sun Yat-sen University, winning the national championship

The Chinese University Students Sunshine Volleyball Tournament is the highest level of the volleyball event organized by Federation of University Sports of China(FUSC). Xiamen University men's volleyball team’s winning the champion has broken last year’s record of the country's fifth prize, and is the best prize it has ever won. What behind the champion is not only the players’ and coaches’ efforts and hard work, but also the school’s care and support. All in all, it vividly reflects that Xiamen University is actively promoting the physical exercise among the majority of the students