Student heroes take home top trophy at Scottish Student Sport College Cup Finals

Edinburgh College students took home the top trophy at the Scottish Student Sport College Cup Finals last Wednesday, for the fourth year in a row.

The annual event features the most talented college student athletes from across Scotland, who come together to compete to be national champions.

Edinburgh College entered teams into six out of the eight events. The students put on an outstanding display and secured first place at five out of the six events: men’s rugby 7s; men’s basketball; men’s volleyball; women’s basketball; and mixed badminton. As winners of the most events, the college team was crowned the overall tournament champion and winner of the SSS College Cup.

The students also had some individual success, collecting most-valuable-player awards in mixed badminton, women’s volleyball and men’s basketball and volleyball.

This was a fantastic achievement for the college and leads the way towards another successful year of of student sport.