BENGUET State University taekwondo jins kicked their way to the top in the ongoing Cordillera Administrative Region Association of State Universities and College (CARASUC) athletic meet 2013.
Hauling eight gold and six silver medals, BSU dominated six other schools with their 8-6 gold and silver medal tally in the tae kwon do competitions of the regional meet for state colleges and universities in the region.
PACIFIC Xtreme Combat fighter Jerome Wanawan is set to headline the eight staging of Team Lakay Championship this December 14 at the Baguio Convention Center.
After winning three fights, Wanawan is on a two fight skid and hopes to bounce back as he battles Muay Thai specialist Dindo Camansa of Reamico-Biagtan Cavite in the main event of the eight mix martial arts fight and three sanda bouts.
ARCHERS from Eastern La Trinidad National High School hit their marks in the in the recently concluded Benguet Provincial Athletic Meet 2013 held at the Benguet Sports Complex last December 4-7.
Delilah Kial led the dominance for ELTNHS shooting first place marks in the girls 30, 50, 60, and FITA events and adding another third in the Olympic rounds.
CELEBRATING the birth of our Saviour, Jesus Christ this December, and the welcoming of a new year are the major reasons to celebrate this season. In addition to these, there are many reasons for Team Lakay, the Cordillerans and the Filipinos to celebrate this season.
We have fought successfully during our battle in One Fighting Championship “Moment of Truth” last December 6th at the SM Mall of Asia. Three of our four fighters won their respective battles against their opponents.
ATHLETES from Benguet State University dominated their rivals to take an early lead in the medal tally of the ongoing Cordillera Administrative Region Association of State Universities and College Athletic Meet 2013.
Maynard Deponio led BSU’s authority in the men’s running long jump event with a record of 5.90 meter While Kevin Belingon from Ifugao State University (IFSU) settled for second with 5.78 meter jump, and Joshua Padang saved the third spot of Kalinga Apayao State College (KASC) with his 5.72 distance.
THOUSANDS of college athletes gather as the Cordillera Administrative Region Association of State Universities and Colleges (CARASUC) athletic meet 2013 officially opened Wednesday at the Benguet State University Sports Complex.
Driven by the theme “Strengthening CARASUC Spirit through Sports” students from seven different state universities and colleges from the Cordillera region battle for honors, which ends on December 14.
FRESH from placing 8th in the 2013 Angkor Wat international half marathon in Cambodia, Marccelo Bautista is eyeing for another long distance run next year in Canada.
The former BGH janitor finished the 21 kilometer race with a time one hour, 20 minutes and bested 7,000 runners from all over the world.
HOST National Institute for Information and Technology topped the vocal solo competition while AMA Computer College bagged the championship in the duet singing competition to share top honors in the Literary – Musical Competition of the 12th Cordillera Higher Education Sports and Athletic Association.
Students from ten different schools and colleges competed as the second phase of CHESAA season officially kicked November 29 at the Baguio Convention Center to showcase their talents.
EIGHTEEN local squads open their campaign as the first season of Budz Cup Invitational Basketball Tournament officially kicked off December 8 at the Easter College gymnasium.
Players from all-over Baguio City and Benguet will once again showcase their basketball skills as the first instalment of the basketball season formally opened.
PEOPLE may not be totally fat obsessed, but had not been keeping track of what they ingest, yet they think the idea of liposuction is as barbaric as bloodletting. In real life, fat or obese individuals have the greatest problem of reducing weight to get thinner, a stressful yet depressing problem.
WITH hostilities formally kicking off in the 27th Southeast Asian Games (SEAG), Baguio boy Daniel Parantac snatched a gold in wushu at the end of the events competition at the Wunna Theikdi Indoor Stadium A.
REAGAN Acdong fired 23 big points to hand Golden Pine Hotel its second straight loss in the open division of the Friendship Cup season 29 at the Easter College gym during the weekend.
Beneco scored their second win in five outings by stopping the Hoteliers, 98-89 to keep its flickering hope alive in the tournament hatched by the SLU Boys High Batch 80.
RUNNING enthusiasts are once again seen to answer the starting gun as the Baguio Association of Private Technical-Vocational Institutions Inc. hosts its first fun run, which starts at the Baguio Athletic Bowl.
With the theme "We don't only train, We also care", the activity hosted by National Institute of Information and Technology will be one of the largest locally organized running event, which fires off runners on December 15.
THREE Team Lakay members redeemed their selves but Honorio Banario failed to retake what was once his, the One Fighting Championship featherweight belt.
Koiji Oishi proved his victory against Banario was no fluke after knocking out the Team Lakay fighter in the third round of their scheduled five-round bout at the Mall of Asia Arena Saturday evening.
BRENT Esteban and Melmer Guieb brought their 'A' game against Golden Pine Hotel to crush the hoteliers with a 106-88 victory to strengthen their championship bid in the on-going eliminations of Friendship Cup 2013 season 29.
After suffering their first setback via default, the service contractor GWE leaned on starters Esteban and Guieb who fired 28 and 21 points apiece for the team’s fourth victory in five outings.
TEAM Baguio backed the Luzon force and snatch third place overall in the recently concluded 5th National Milo Little Olympics 2013 held in Cebu City.
The city’s young athletes helped Luzon and earn an overall 416 points, 199 coming from the elementary and 217 from the secondary school, landing a decent third place in the sports event held November 28 to December 1.
THE cast has almost been set for next year's CARAA softball games, which Benguet hosts. The grounds at the Wangal Sports Complex looked friendlier to players this year. During the National Open Softball Championships which the good governor hosted three years ago, it was all brown earth and gray pebbles; clouds of dust would rise when runners slid to complete a steal and when it rained and it did a lot during the afternoon, mud would be cleave like leg weights on the players' cleats.
DESPITE failing to bring the belt back, Team Lakay clearly made a statement Saturday night, as three of its four fighters came out victorious in the One Fighting Championship at the crowded MOA Arena.
Kevin Belingon, Eduard Folayang, and Geje Eustaquio scored decisive victories and lifted their spirits from their past defeats but overshadowed by the loss of fellow Team Lakay Honorio Banario in third-round knockout against his rematch with Japanese Koji Oishi for the ONE FC world featherweight title.
YOUNG athletes of Itogon and Tuba continue to reap more honors in the ongoing Benguet Provincial Athletic Meet 2013 held in the Provincial Sports Center in Wangal, La Trindad.
The two municipalities' high schoolers and elementary athletes showcased their raw talent as they land atop the athletic competition.
MIZUNO Superstars are again the champion after matching their third day production of 131 and 504 total to claim the premiere Fil Championship crown in the San Miguel 64th Fil-Am Invitational Golf Tournament at the Camp John Hay golf course.
King Stehmeier saved his best for last scoring a one over 35 as the team cruised to a 32 point victory over Team Sparta.
IGOROT mix martial artist Eric Kelly marked his return to the ring with a huge win by stopping his Chinese foe in the main event of the Universal Reality Combat Championships event during the weekend at the SMX Convention Center.
After his taste of first defeat in February this year versus Honorio Banario for the One Fighting Championship's featherweight championship, Kelly is back to his winning ways by submitting Jianbo Lu in URCC’s event dubbed "Uprising."
ISAAC 2 delivered a strong statement and routed Minero to sweep the eliminations round of bracket D in the ongoing Friendship Cup Season 29.
Rolling to their eight straight victories, Isaac cruised to a 115-98 win Wednesday evening at the Easter College gym to close out the eliminations round undefeated.
CLOSE to P67 million is being allotted for the improvement and rehabilitation of the Benguet Sports Center in Wangal, La Trinidad.
Governor Nestor Fongwan said during the opening of the Benguet Provincial meet the Provincial Government has already approved the resolution for the funding of the said project.
HONORIO Banario tries to regain his lost belt while Eduard Folayang seeks to bounce back from his two consecutive losses as One Fighting Championship all set for another sell-out crowd at the Mall of Asia Arena tonight.
Banario seeks revenge against the current featherweight champion Oishi Koji who dethroned him last May, also at the Moa Arena after snatching the belt late last year with a fourth round TKO win over fellow Filipino Eric Kelly.
CORDILLERA Higher Education Athletic Association is planning to tie up with the Baguio – Benguet Educational Athletic League in the hopes of bridging the two sports association up north.
CHESAA 2013 executive committee president Vladimir Cayabas said the group will try to work out a possible tie up with the BBEAL if the current board approves.
RUNNERS from Itogon and Tuba sprinted their way past their rivals to take an early lead in the medal tally of the ongoing Benguet Provincial Meet 2013 at the Wangal Sports Center in La Trinidad, Benguet.
Juvy Gali led Itogon’s early dominance in Athletics topping the girls’ elementary running long jump event with a record of 3.95 meters.
EVEN with only four men reporting for duty on day three, co-host team Baguio Country Club remained at pole position with just a round remaining in the 64th San Miguel Men’s Golf Invitational even as Mizuno Superstars gun for the titles in both Fil and Am Championship when action resumes today for the top flights.
FOR today's article let me have this honor and privilege in greeting a good friend of everybody Punong Lakan Garitony Nicolas who is the founder/ chief instructor of the Modern Arnis Mano-Mano Filipino Martial Arts, Philippines, and author of many Arnis books, the latest is due for release next year entitled "100 Arnisadors."
He is also an Arnis instructor in various schools and institutions like the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) and the worker behind the stunts of various teleserye and fantaserye of big television networks.
MIZUNO Superstars padded their lead to nine as defending champion falters in the premiere Fil Championships flight of the 64th San Miguel Fil-Am Invitational Golf Tournament at the Baguio Country Club lay-out.
Ace Stehmeier led the 2011 champion’s charge with 34 for the team’s 121 and 244 total and take a nine point lead over Team Sparta.
THOUSANDS of young athletes coming from the 13 towns and one state college gathered as the annual provincial sports meet formally opened at the Wangal Sports Center in La Trinidad, Benguet.
Governor Nestor Fongwan challenged all athletes during the simple opening program to perform with their best capabilities in each of their respective sport.