10.10.17 | UMMC Cup-2018 kicks-off in Ekaterinburg
Tonight an annual open UMMC Cup basketball tournament among the teams of boys and girls who study at school in 7-8 grades kicked-off in Ekaterinburg.
The open competition among students for UMMC prizes and trophies takes place in Ekaterinburg on annual basic since 2014 under the auspices of UMMC basketball club, Department of physical education, sports and tourism and Department of education of Ekaterinburg City Administration as well as Sport Service Company.
Every year the tournament extended its geography and the number of competitors. This year the teams from Ekaterinburg, Verkhnyaya Pyshmas as well as from Berezovskiy will compete for the trophy. The number of participants also grows. Many schools announced few teams to participate in the tournament.
Ekaterinburg Chkalovskiy district boys will be the first to enter the battle for the trophy: school № 52 (2 teams), № 91 (2 teams), № 106 (2 teams), № 137, 156, 197, 200 and lyceum № 180.
Chkalovskiy district group round games will take place on October 10-13 in school № 200 gym (Krestinskogo Str. 39) and school № 52 (Bisertskaya Str. 30). The games will start from 14.00 to 17.45.
Chkalovskiy district Semifinals will take place on October 14 in school № 197 gym (Krestinskogo Str. 45). The matches will start at 10.00 to 12.15.
In UMMC Cup-2017 Final round Chkalovskiy district’s teams joined the top three teams. Girls from school № 21 won Silver medals, while the boys from lyceum № 180 won Bronze.
In 2017 for the third time in a row girls’ team from gymnasium № 99 (Ordzhonikidzevsky district) won the Champion title. While boys’ team from school № 140 (Leninskiy district) lifted the Champion’s trophy.