UNAIR NEWS – Off Main Campus Program (PSDKU) Universitas Airlangga in Banyuwangi has several Community Interests and Talents (Komikat) in the field of sports. One of the clubs in the field of sports is Volleyball club or komikat.
The club chaired by Aziziah Maghfiroh continues to improve for the preparation of LIVOMA (Student Volleyball League) 2019. LIVOMA is a prestigious volleyball match between universities throughout Indonesia.
Met by UNAIR NEWS last week, the student who is familiarly called Ziah explained about her achievements and tips for PSDKU Volleyball club at LIVOMA this year. In addition to regular training every Tuesday and Thursday, sparring games with other universities are carried out to improve team skills.
“We are currently focusing on preparation of 2019 LIVOMA. The preparation is made by optimizing routine training and friendly matches with other universities. Regular training is carried out on Banyuwangi PSDKU futsal court. It starts at six in the afternoon and ends at seven in the evening, “said the student of Faculty of Fisheries and Marine.
Furthermore, she continued, after the exercise, evaluation was carried out to improve the quality of members through videos recorded during routine exercises and friendly matches. Later, the evaluation will also be carried out together with UKM (Student Activity Unit) of UNAIR Volleyball in Surabaya.
Regarding membership, the fourth semester student said that the Volleyball club currently has 25 students from all faculties in PSDKU Banyuwangi. The club has taken part in several tournaments.
Recorded in 2017, PSDKU Volleyball club managed to qualify the last eight of the tournaments held in the Jambesari and Bulusan areas. In addition, in 2018, the PSDKU Volleyball Club team also made it through the last eight in the volleyball tournament at Banyuwangi Aviation Education and Training Center (BP3).
“Volleyball is currently gaining popularity so hopefully we can send a team to national level game, not only regional one. This certainly cannot be separated from the support of PSDKU students as they become members in PSDKU Volleyball komikat,” concluded Ziah.
Author: Dian Putri Apriliani
Editor: Nuri Hermawan