On Saturday, the 8th of December 2007, the Athletics Department of Haigazian University organized its 1st Annual inter-university table-tennis tournament, under the auspices of the Sport Federation of Lebanese Universities, represented by First Judge Nasri Lahoud, with the participation of a record number (57) of athletes, from 14 different Lebanese universities.
The players enjoyed competing on 3 Yasaka Progress Professional tables, with Stiga 3 Star balls which created an exciting atmosphere and turned the tournament into a more professional and successful one.
The results came as follows:
Christian Ghosh (Lebanese American University, Byblos Branch) vs Jean-Pierre Ferjallah (Academie Libanaise des Beaux Arts) 3-1
3rd place: Afif Sharara (Lebanese University) and Ali Takesh (Universite Saint Joseph)
Christelle Jalkh (Lebanese American University, Byblos Branch) vs Layal Halabi (Lebanese University) 3-0
3rd place: Tala Hawili (Universite Saint Joseph) and Tivine Momjogholian (American University of Beirut)
Haigazian University Sports Coordinator, Sahag Bidinian thanked the participants and their respective coaches, wishing that similar tournaments would be organized in the future, to draw athletes closer and further elevate sports level in universities.
Finally, Haigazian University President, Rev. Dr. Paul Haidostian and First Judge Nasri Lahoud, distributed trophies to the winners.
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