Education Today: Oke shines at Lagos Schools Swimming Tourney

Education Today: Oke shines at Lagos Schools Swimming Tourney
Education Today

13 years old Naomi Oke was cynosure of everyone's eyes at the last day of Lagos State Government supported Open Swimming Championship for Secondary Schools which occurred at the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos on Sunday.

The SSS 1 student of Avital College, Aguda, Surulere, Lagos, asserted nine gold decorations in the three-day occasion encouraged by the Lagos State Sports Commission and sorted out by the Lagos State Swimming Association. Oke, said her desire was to do Lagos glad in national titles and speak to Nigeria in the Olympic Games sometime in the future. Her brilliant execution was recorded in occasions, for example, free-form, butterfly, breaststroke, 50m, 100m and 200m occasions.

It was nothing unexpected anyway as Oke was declared the best swimmer in the senior secondary school (Girls) class by a board of specialized officers of the opposition. "I'm so happy contending in this title since it managed me to test quality among different swimmers and all the more essentially I made new companions, "She said Other honor victors included Simeone Ore of Ipakodo Grammar School, Ikorodu, who won the lesser auxiliary school young ladies classification.

With five gold, three silver and one bronze decorations while Mogbojuri Adedoyin of Ajegunle Senior High School, Ajegunle, Ikorodu, won the senior optional school young men classification. Chibubem Obata of St. Judes Private School, FESTAC, Lagos won the lesser optional school young men classification.

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