The immediate Past Sports Director of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic Students Union, Orenuga David Opeyemi known as Oresco has claimed that the institution is full of talented individuals in sports.
Oresco in a live interview session on NAIRASPORTS HUB MAPOLY, said that Students and the school management Encouraged the spirit of sportsmanship
“Our student’s leaders in charge of sports are in good sporting spirit. I’m proud to say that we have also got amazing talents in Mapoly” he said
The sports Administrator led MAPOLY to NIPOGA games in Ilorin winning a Bronze medal, organized MAPOLY games, and freshers cup during his time as sports director.
He added that students lack interest in other sports that they only focused on Football.
“Mapoly sports activities were about football only and less involvement of Ladies. Lack of interest from ladies encourage them not to participate in sports and almost every student’s attention was always on football only.” he added
He maintained that the experience at the National Polytechnic Games NIPOGA, in Ilorin was the eye-opener and the inspiration behind SUG Sports Festival.
“The experience of team Mapoly in Kwara 2020 NIPOGA games was an eye-opener for me then as the incumbent sports director. It’s part of what brought SUG SPORTS FESTIVAL as we had football, table tennis, Scrabble, and track events for both males and females. It was one of a kind, although it was not easy for me I focused on the positive and good story about it.”
On Team MAPOLY Experience at the NIPOGA games, he said that the athletes did their best. Team MAPOLY won a bronze medal in lawn Tennis
“Mapoly athletes did their best and we made bronze in lawn tennis. We noticed Machinery (Athletes) tendered by big institutions I won’t mention but yet we move on.” He said
Meanwhile, he advised students to indulge in sporting activities because brings happiness.
“Whenever there is the room a competition going on Dj, Mc, Match Analyst, and Pundits on campus will be giving the privilege to showcase and practice what they have got. During halftime, Comedians, hip-hop, singers, and rappers on campus will also beg for the mic to show the crowd. Football is a wonderful thing. Sport brings Unity, happiness, and togetherness” he said