Ask any student in Southwestern University what their favorite school event is and chances are, their answer will always be Siglakas.
Siglakas, or intramurals, is a 5-day University wide event which all 18 colleges of the school participate in. Consisting of sporting events, a “students” night and academic competitions, It is the one time every school year where camaraderie in Southwestern University is clearly seen as they all come together as one to celebrate these various activities.
Medals of gold, bronze or silver are won throughout Siglakas through the different competitions and during the closing ceremonies; the Over All champion (those who garnered the most golds) is awarded.
School year 2010-2011 was the first time ever the Maritime Regiment won as the Over-all Champion, a feat which was repeated again THIS school year, 2011-2012. Being Champions in Sepak Takwaw, Men’s Volleyball, Men’s Ping Pong, Swimming and many more, The Regiment proved that it was possible to beat the odds and come out as victorious.
(Video by: Jun Machacon
Article by: Viel Aznar)