EPCC student goes viral for graduation ceremony flip

Community

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – One EPCC student is going viral for his “flipping” crazy moves at his graduation ceremony on Friday.

While walking across the Don Haskins Center stage, Koutangni Dimitri Gbedji-Sopka decided to take things to new heights and performed a backflip.

Unfortunately, Gbedji-Sopka didn’t quite stick the landing and instead fell on his shoulder, leaving the entire audience aghast.

He was thankfully able to get right back up with a big smile before finally receiving his diploma.

A Twitter video of the graduation flip has received more than four million views in just three days.

Congratulations to Gbedji-Sopka and all other graduates!

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

KTSM Video Center

Increase at homeless shelters as El Paso sees freezing temps

Texas cuts food bank funding

Water Tip Wednesday: Calculate how much water you're using

Brave Books bookstore

LCPS could return to classroom as soon as late February

Austin Democrats file bills to restore insurance coverage for 'Rosie's Law'

More El Paso News
Advertise with KTSM 9 Link
Live Radar Link Banner