Syiah Kuala University (Unsyiah) successfully preserve the predicate as the winner of the 8th Unsyiah Super Series Rector Cup (USSRC) badminton championship in 2018 after winning 2 gold medals, 1 silver medal, and 3 bronze medals while winning the rotating trophy of rector Unsyiah at the Hall Unsyiah Sport Center. (Sunday, 12/2).
Meanwhile, at this championship Muhammadiyah University (Unmuha) Aceh was in second place with 1 gold medal, followed by Malikussaleh University (Unimal) Lhokseumawe and Banda Aceh STKIP BBG with 1 silver each.
The championship which was attended by 69 representatives both single and couple was closed by the Vice Rector for Student and Alumni who was represented by the Head of the Facilities and Student Information Sub Division Yusriadi S.T. M.Pd. after the mixed doubles final match between Unsyiah and BBG STKIP.
The closing of the championship with a total prize ten million rupiah was also attended by Provincial Administrators (Pengprov) of the Indonesian Badminton Association (PBSI) in Aceh. Vice rector for Student and Alumni Affairs, Dr. Alfiansyah, through his representative, hopes that this orderly championship can be further improved for the implementation of the future and thanks to all supporters of the event.
According to him, the successful event and achievements through this tournament can contribute to Unsyiah's points for ranking universities, especially in the field of student affairs.
The gold medalists for Unsyiah are Brilliand Al-Qamar / Fadlul Hadi (Men's Doubles) and Brilliand Al-Qamar / Silvi Elda Murni (Mixed Doubles). In addition to donating gold in the Men's Doubles and Mixed Doubles numbers, Brilliand Al-Qamar also won a silver medal in the Men's Single number. Meanwhile, 3 bronze medals were won by Zahran Ammar (Men's Singles), Zahran Ammar / Anggun Baihaqi (Men's Doubles), and BJ Wira Hutama / Jihan Mawardah (Mixed Doubles).