ISTU students performed excellently at the volleyball and catch style wrestling in the offset of the Olympics of universities in Irkutsk region.
Championship among Men's University teams in volleyball became the best for the first time in recent years, beating their main rival - Angarsk State Technical Academy. The victory of ISTU students was given a margin of 3:2. Men's volleyball team captain is ISTU fourth year student, Alexander Bulgakov, coach - Maxim Krivenko
"Our victory is the result of team work, which pays special attention to training, competes in local and regional levels. The former coach, Elena Bulgakova, played important role in the formation of a strong team.It was not easy to beat Angarsk team for several years, it is a favorite of university’s sports days. The game lasted about two hours. From April 22, similar competitions will be held women's tams. Our girls have a good chance to get to the top three winners, " says M. Krivenkov.
The winners of the championship of the Irkutsk region in wrestling are student of Energy Faculty, Hovylag Kezha (66 kg), representatives of the Institute of Architecture and Construction, Nicholay Nohoev (74 kg) and Artem Gusev (96 kg) and future miner, Ivan Miserva (120 kg). In the weight category of 60 kg the second place won Sergey Petrov (Institute of Architecture and Construction), the silver medalist was the future energetic Andrey Orbodoev (84 kg). Third place in the league table was ranked by wrestler, Ulziysurena Soheil-Erdene, who is studying at the Institute of surface managemnt. Mongolian student performed in the weight category of 55 kg.