(Correspondents: Dong Yingchu and Li Mingzhi) On the afternoon of November 21, 2021 XDU Cup men’s and women’s basketball finals were simultaneously held in Invengo Gymnasium. Men’s Basketball Team of School of Computer Science and Technology (SCST) and Women’s Basketball Team of School of Electronic Engineering (SEE) won the championship respectively in this league, marking a complete success of the twelve-day basketball league.
Before the finals, PGF Cheer Team of XDU presented professional performance for finalists and spectators by flipping, soaring and lifting, and their youthful vigorousness cheered everyone on the spot up.
The women’s final first began where the Women’s Basketball Team of School of Electronic Engineering competed with that of School of Economics & Management for championship. The former kept having the initiative in their hands during the match relying on overwhelming defense and players’ strong individual capability, and finally defeated the latter by a score of 47-16, becoming the champion.
In the men’s final, the Men’s Basketball Team of School of Computer Science and Technology (SCST) and that of School of Telecommunications Engineering (STE) competed for championship. Liu Qi and Yan Shifeng, teachers of Department of Physical Education and national basketball referees, and Li Mingzhi, a national first-class basketball referee, served as referees in this match. After the final began, both teams kept very close scores and the match grew increasingly competitive. The SCST team extended the lead through several quick counter-attacks and second balls in the middle and later periods. The STE team was unwilling to lag behind and organized multiple tough attacks, but gained little effect. The SCST team’s courage mounted as the match progressed, and continued to extend the lead. Finally, the SCST team won the championship by a score of 74-58.
Yu Shaoyong, Director of Department of Physical Education, delivered a speech at the award ceremony. He pointed out that this league held in the year of celebrating the 90th anniversary of XDU’s founding showed three highlights. First, there were a maximum number of participants in this league in which 9 women’s teams and 16 men’s teams took part. In particular, it was gratifying that the number of women’s basketball teams of XDU reached 9 from 0! Second, the match duration was long, reaching 12 days. Third, there was a high competitive level, for male and female players demonstrated good technical and tactical skills, abundant physical strength and remarkable teamwork spirit. He hoped that students would carry forward the spirit of struggle in solidarity, mutual trust and perseverance developed in this league and adhere to the habit of daily exercise. He also wished every student physical and mental health, strong body, academic success and a bright future!
In the end, Yu Shaoyong, Lu Yi, Shen Qiang, Liu Jianfeng, Yang Han, Hu Bo, Zhang Yingying and others in charge of departments and schools awarded trophies, medals, certificates and prizes to winning teams and players. The league concluded in a happy and enthusiastic atmosphere.
Annex: 2021 “XDU Cup” Basketball League of Xidian University
Peng Nanlei, Yang Kaijie, Wu Jiachen, Zhao Yunong, Gan Pengyi, Shi Rui, Lai Yongqiu and Ma Guiling
Nong Jiajin, Su Hailong, Wang Yiming, Wang Chengxu, Long Ziyan, Mu Xiaoyun ,Zhang Yi and Zheng Tiancheng
Lei Shengyang, Chen Liangqiang, Tan Bowen, Li Yuanchao and Li Haiwen
Men: Ji Keyu, Yu Kai, Chen Teng, Luo Weixing, Zhou Xiaoyi, Su Wenbin, Tang Hao, Zhang Gaorui, Qi Zeyan, Almas Turdi, Li Haiwen and Zhang Yizhe
Women: Li Pingping, Qin Ting, Yan Xiaona, Zhao Yitong, Gao Shang, Zhang Yue, Gan Wenji, Gao Yiran, Huang Jiayu, Ma Yumei, Wang Chen and Tang Tianrui
Representative teams for Outstanding Organization Award:
Men’s Representative Team of Guangzhou Institute of Technology and Women’s Representative Team of School of Telecommunications Engineering
Men’s Representative Team of School of Microelectronics
Representative teams for PE Morality Award:
Women’s Representative Team of School of Computer Science and Technology and Women’s Representative Team of School of Life Science and Technology
Men’s Representative Team of School of Electronic Engineering and Men’s Representative Team of School of Mechano-electronic Engineering
Men’s Representative Team of School of School of Economics & Management
Champion: School of Electronic Engineering
Runner-up: School of Economics & Management
Second runner-up: Haitang No.1 Academy
Team in the fourth place: School of Cyber Engineering
Team in the fifth place: Haitang No.2 Academy
Team in the sixth place: School of Mechano-electronic Engineering
Team in the seventh place: School of Computer Science and Technology
Team in the eighth place: School of Life Science and Technology
Champion: School of Computer Science and Technology
Runner-up: School of Telecommunications Engineering
Second runner-up: School of Cyber Engineering
Team in the fourth place: School of Aerospace Science and Technology
Team in the fifth place: Haitang No.1 Academy
Team in the sixth place: School of Humanities
Team in the seventh place: Haitang No.2 Academy
Team in the eighth place: School of Mathematics and Statistics
PE Working Committee of Xidian University
November 21, 2021