UNAIR NEWS – Universitas Airlangga futsal team has succeeded to go to national final round of Student League (LIMA) after winning 7-6 from Universitas Negeri Sebelas Maret Solo. UNAIR futsal team defeated UNS team in regional final on Wednesday, October 12, in Ki Bagoes Hadikoesomo Sports Center, Universitas Islam Indonesia.
UNAIR Futsal team members were Dwi Puji Laksono (Faculty of Law ), Tommy Arif Nugroho (Faculty of Vocations), Lucky Darmawan (Faculty of Economics and Business), Chairil Usman Ohorella (Faculty of Vocations), and some other players. They will compete in national final round on October 15-22, 2016 in the same place, Ki Bagoes Hadikoesomo UII. In the final, UNAIR futsal team will compete with eight other universities.
The captain of the team, Dwi, said that they are making preparations, physically and technically. “UNAIR team just need more spirits as we are representing alma mater, we will fight wholeheartedly,” said Dwi.
Some members of the UNAIR squad, like Tommy and Lucky has been in East Java team in PON XIX and they got a bronze. Furthermore, in the final of Kaskus Central Java Yogyakarta and Nusantara Conference, Tommy was named as the best male player.
In the final, UNAIR will send at least 20 players. Dwi hoped that through efforts and well preparation, they will get the best result for the alma mater. (*)
Author: Faridah Hari
Editor: Defrina Sukma S