STI beat La Salle, 3-1 in HS football finals | SunStar

STI beat La Salle, 3-1 in HS football finals

Time to read
less than
1 minute
Read so far

STI beat La Salle, 3-1 in HS football finals

Friday, November 10, 2017

STI West Negros University (WNU) secondary boys were ecstatic after defeating University of St. La Salle Thursday, 3-1 and claimed the Negros Occidental Private Schools Sports, Cultural and Educational Association (Nopsscea) secondary boys’ football at their home turf.

STI WNU mentor Ian Combate described the victory as an answered prayer.

“It was a great run for WNU this season with a 3-0 win over Trinity Christian School followed by a 7-0 victory over St. John’s Institute, and another 3-0 triumph against University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos in the eliminations,” he said.

In the semis, STI WNU demolished St. Francis of Assisi, 10-0 before taking down La Salle in the championship behind the goals of Michael Fernandez, Mark Christian Gubatayao, and Bryant John Alianza.

The win secured STI WNU the right to represent Nopsscea in the Palarong Panlalawigan next month. (HGD)

Published in the SunStar Bacolod newspaper on November 10, 2017.

Latest issues of SunStar Bacolod also available on your mobile phones, laptops, and tablets. Subscribe to our digital editions at and get a free seven-day trial.

View Comments