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FGGS Inter House Sport: Oyemekun Boys Floor Aquinas, Others in 4*4 Relay Race

By Dupson Collins, 11th May, 2023

In a dramatic twist, Oyemekun Grammar School Boys Relay Race has set a new record, defeating Aquinas Boys in the 4*4 Relay Race at the Fiwasaye Girls’ Grammar School Annual Inter House Sports Competition.

The 2023 Annual Inter House Competition of the school was held at the school sports complex amidst funfare and jubilation.

In the Inter-Schools Relay Race, twelve Schools took part but Oyemekun Boys won the highly competitive race.

It could be recalled that, in the last six encounters with Aquinas College in relay race competition in 2023, this was the first time the “Only School” Boys will defeat the Aquinas Boys in Inter Schools Relay Race Competition.

It was a photo finish victory for the Oyemekun Boys who were determined to coast to victory, backing on the mistake of the last man of Aquinas who lost composure in the keenly contested race.

Aquinas Boys were defeated in the present of their School Principal Mr Jimbola Adebisi who was one of the invited guests but the outcome of the result wasn’t encouraging as the boys ignored the call to receive their second position gift.

Speaking, the Principal of Fiwasaye Girls’Grammar School, Ambassador Temitope Ojoge in her address said the annual inter House sport competition is an occasion to come together as a community and celebrate diversity, talents and share value.

He congratulated the winner, first and second run off in the competition, saying despite being the champion, they must exhibit sportsmanship, fair play and compete with integrity and respect for opponents, teammates and rules of the game.

Among the dignitaries that graced the occasion are Mr Ekpo, the chairman, Asamo of Akure and Elemo of Akure representing the Deji, ZEO, invited Principal of other schools, Mrs Agbi, National President of FOGA, Revd Nelson Fadoju among others.

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