December 7, 2022,
Leading up to the much-anticipated Soccer World Cup, the American University of Ras Al Khaimah recently hosted the 3rd Inter-University Soccer Tournament 2022 at its campus.
Representing 12 colleges and universities, over 100 students from Ras Al Khaimah, Dubai and Sharjah participated in the tournament from 31 October until 3 November 2022.
After fierce competition between the various teams, the Higher Colleges of Technology – Ras Al Khaimah Men’s College (HCT) was crowned as the champions.
The universities that participated in the tournament were: AURAK, the University of West London in RAK, the University of Stirling in RAK, Bolton University in RAK, RAK Medical University, HCT, Success Point in Sharjah, Skyline University in Sharjah, Westford University College in Sharjah, Amity University in Dubai, BITS Pilani Dubai and Al Wasal University in Dubai.
The tournament witnessed outstanding sportsmanship and team spirit and enhanced student social interaction despite the intense rivalry.
HCT- RAK Men’s College won the tiebreaker in the final match against Skyline University after the game resulted in a draw.
Mr. Kevin Scott Konecny, Associate Provost for Student Affairs, and Mrs. Melissa Ann Winter, Manager of the Student Life Department, awarded the winning trophies during the closing event.