Five athletes from the University of Macau (UM) recently received outstanding athlete awards at the Macao Outstanding Athlete Voting 2017. The recipients of the Macao Outstanding Athlete Award are UM Swimming Team members Lei On Kei and Chao Man Hou, UM Basketball Team member Lai Ka Tong, and alumnus and local footballer Pang Chi Hang. UM freshman Lin Sizuang received an Outstanding Junior Athlete Award. Lei also received the gold award in the Most Popular Athletes category. The Macao University 3×3 Basketball Team formed by Lai and another UM student Sou Wa Chak both received the Outstanding Merit Award. In addition, the UM alumnus and football coach Tam Iao San received the silver award in the Outstanding Coaches category. The voting was co-organised by the Sports Bureau and Macao Sports Weekly.
Communications Office, University of Macau