Publish Date: 02.11.2015

Category: News from the University

Representatives of all sports teams of the University of Ljubljana members competing at University League matches in the 2015/2016 academic year gathered at the Rectorate of the University of Ljubljana. A record-breaking 68 faculty teams representing 21 members will compete in 3 sports. The competition season will start immediately after the November holidays. 

University league matches will be held in volleyball, basketball and futsal. The Faculty of Sport, Faculty of Economics, Faculty of Pharmacy and Faculty of Education registered the most teams. 

The women’s University Volleyball League will feature 14 teams, while the men’s will feature 9 teams. The title of the best University of Ljubljana volleyball players in women’s competition will be defended by the students of the Faculty of Arts, while the men’s title will be defended by the students of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering. 

There will be 27 teams taking part in the University Basketball League and competing for the title of the 2015/2016 academic year University of Ljubljana Basketball Champions. There will be 8 teams in women’s competition and 19 in men’s competition. The women's and men’s titles will be defended by the Faculty of Sports. 

Furthermore, there will be 18 faculty teams taking part in the University Futsal League competing in two groups. 

The University of Ljubljana sports league project is supported by the University of Ljubljana, the Ministry of Education, Science and Sport, the Student Organisation of the University of Ljubljana, the Foundation for financing sport organisations, Ljubljana City Municipality, Eles d.o.o. and EkipaSN sports daily. 

Read more at www.unisport.si

Photographs by Matej Pušnik