Palos Verdes gains on Day 2

Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 08:24 p.m.

CEBU CITY -- Ernest James Casintahan and Ronald Ninot Galecia scored identical 33 points to help Davao City's Rancho Palos Verdes Golf and Country Club (RPVGCC) improve its total output to 215 points in the second day of action of the 68th PAL Interclub Men's Regular Tournament at the Cebu Country Club in Davao City on Thursday.

RPVGCC amassed 111 points in the Founders Division yesterday following a 104 Wednesday at the Club Filipino de Cebu in Danao City.

Davao City boxers into semifinals

Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 08:23 p.m.

MATI CITY -- Five boxers from Davao City barged their way into the semifinals of the boxing event in the on-going Davao Regional Athletic Association (Davraa) Meet 2015 held at the Baywalk area here Thursday.

Advancing to the semi-finals were Adrian Keith Fernandez, Ian Van Oba, Junmilardo Ogayre, John Mark Tohoy and Cornelio Yurong Jr.

Davao City booters get second straight wins

Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 08:23 p.m.

MATI CITY, Davao Oriental -- Davao City Durian's elementary and secondary football teams notched their second straight wins by routing their respective opponents, touting a 2-0 record in the on-going Davao Regional Athletic Association (Davraa) Meet 2015 held in separate venues here Thursday morning.

The Ruel "Weng" Sasuman-coached Davao City elementary football team, composed of booters from Ateneo de Davao University and Emar Human Environmental College (EHEC), crushed hometown-favorite Mati City cluster held at the Rabat-Rocamora Central Elementary School football field, 4-0.

Davao City gets 3 more medals

Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 08:22 p.m.

MATI CITY, Davao Oriental -- Davao City's Rafael Ello bounced back from his bronze medal finish in the elementary boys shot put event by hauling one gold medal in the elementary discus throw event in the ongoing Davao Regional Athletic Association (Davraa) Meet held at the Mati Centennial Sports Complex here.

Ello tallied 26.27 meters to pocket the elementary boys discuss throw gold medal, prevailing over rivals from Davao del Norte and Compostela Valley who took home the silver and bronze medals, respectively.

Davao City girls futsal teams destroy rivals

Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 08:22 p.m.

MATI CITY, Davao Oriental -- The Davao City girls futsal teams scored two twin victories over their respective rivals at the St. Therese of Jesus Clergy covered court.

Represented by Ateneo de Davao University (AdDU) and Philippine College of Technology, the Davao City girls futsal team demolished Davao del Sur team first on Wednesday morning, 11-1, before dismantling Mati City on Wednesday afternoon, 14-2.

Bowler of the month SBC winners

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 08:21 p.m.

ERIC Booc, Jimmy Ranes and Helen Pogoy reigned supreme and ruled their respective divisions in the recently-concluded Sunday Bowlers Club (SBC) February bowler of the month finals held at the Fair Lanes Bowling Center last Sunday evening.

City's elementary and secondary booters get hot start in Davraa

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 08:21 p.m.

MATI CITY -- Playing with confidence and determination, Davao City's elementary and secondary boys football teams soared to a roaring start after demolishing their respective rivals and scoring their first wins in the ongoing Davao Regional Athletic Association (Davraa) Meet 2015 in separate venues.

Davao City gets two golds in Davraa

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 08:20 p.m.

MATI CITY, Davao Oriental -- Davao City thrower Romeo Libuit Jr. secured the city division's first gold after recording 11.17 meters in the secondary boys shot put event.

Sun.Star Davao columnist 3rd in PAL media golfest

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 08:20 p.m.

CEBU CITY -- She may be the only rose among the thorns but Sun.Star Davao golf columnist Imee Garcia proved she is no pushover, having bested 13 other male rivals to finish third at the close of the PAL Media Tournament at the Alta Vista Golf & Country Club here Tuesday.

DCGC, Apo Golf in day's top 10

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 08:19 p.m.

CEBU CITY -- The Davao City Golf Club (DCGC) and Apo Golf and Country Club (AGCC) entered the top 10 on Day 1 of the 68th PAL Interclub Founders Division at the Cebu Country Club here Wednesday.

Go tows CMO to stretch win streak to 13

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 08:19 p.m.

CHRISTOPHER "Bong" Go took time to play ball in the midst of his busy schedule and everybody knew that the trusted-aid of Mayor Rodrigo Duterte plays at a high level every time he sneaks on the hardcourt.

Extensive security for Davraa

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 08:51 p.m.

MATI CITY, Davao Oriental -- Extensive security measures will be implemented in all 11 billeting quarters of more than 5,000 delegates of the Davao Regional Athletic Association (Davraa) Meet 2015 after a robbery incident involving the Panabo City division happened on Saturday evening.

Davraa eyed to improve Mati tourism, business

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 08:51 p.m.

MATI CITY, Davao Oriental -- The staging of the Davao Regional Athletic Association (Davraa) Meet 2015 is eyed to help boost the local tourism and local businesses in Mati City.

Hilario eyes 5 golds at Davraa regional meet

Monday, February 23, 2015 - 10:51 p.m.

ZOE Marie Hilario of Davao City is eyeing five gold medals at the 2015 Davao Region Athletic Association (Davraa) Meet that opens today, February 24, at the Mati Centennial Sports Complex in Mati City.

City teams finish bottom

Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 08:39 p.m.

CEBU CITY -- The 68th PAL Interclub Golf Tournament's Seniors tournament concluded here Sunday as the teams played their fourth and last day.

Ancheta governs tourney

Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 08:38 p.m.

IAN Neil Ancheta topped Saturday evening's Davao Tenpin Bowlers Association (Datba) weekly qualifying bowling tournament held at the NCCC Mall Davao B3 Center.

Faith, Aguilas beat opponents

Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 08:38 p.m.

THE Faith Academy and Dabaw Aguilas Football Club (FC) dominated their respective rivals in the resumption of the 4th Davao Football Association (DFA) Under-17 Girls League at the Faith Academy football field last Saturday.

Perlas Pilipinas grabs third win

Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 08:32 p.m.

THE Discovery Perlas Pilipinas secured its third straight win after topping Turkmenistan, 67-41, to barge into the finals of the 3rd International Discovery Women's Basketball Invitational at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center.

UM sweeps Prisaa chess tournament

Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 08:32 p.m.

THE University of Mindanao (UM) boys and girls chess teams ruled the recently-concluded Private Schools Athletic Association (Prisaa) Davao City elimination chess tournament held at the Jose Maria College (JMC).

Rave about the Fight

Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 08:31 p.m.

THE die is cast. The mega fight that everybody is raving about is at last going to happen on May 2 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

PAL Interclub: Seniors division winds up today

Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 07:53 p.m.

CEBU CITY - It's a do or die for the top teams in the 68th PAL Interclub Golf Tournament's senior category that winds up today at the Club Filipino de Cebu and Mactan Island Golf and Country Club here Sunday.

Countdown begins for city athletes

Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 07:52 p.m.

THE countdown begins as the Davao City delegation departs today for the Davao Regional Athletic Association (Davraa) Meet 2015 slated February 24 to 28 in Mati City, Davao Oriental.

Perlas grabs 2nd win

Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 07:47 p.m.

DISCOVERY Perlas Pilipinas notched its second straight win while Turkemnistan drew first blood after toppling their respective rivals in the resumption of the 3rd Women's Discovery International Women's Basketball Invitational (DWBI) at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center Friday.

Aguilas nips Faith Academy in girls meet

Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 07:45 p.m.

THE Dabaw Aguilas Football Club (FC) nipped Faith Academy, 6-4, in the resumption of the 4th Davao Football Association (DFA) Under-17 Girls League at the Tionko field recently.

Corteza exits in Final 16, 3 Pinoys enter quarters

Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 07:44 p.m.

LEE Vann Corteza of Davao City was ousted after absorbing a heartbreaking 10-11 defeat at the hands of fellow Filipino Johann Chua in their Final 16 encounter of the 2015 Pacman Cup World 10-Ball Championship late Friday at the SM City General Santos.

Michelle Pandian: Proud Dabawenya

Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 07:44 p.m.

DONNING the country's colors in the 8th BIMP-Eaga Friendship Games in Labuan, Malaysia last December was the biggest feat for jumper Michelle Pandian. Salvaging two bronze medals in the said bi-ennial Games was just a bonus.

Davao teams struggle in PAL Interclub

Friday, February 20, 2015 - 11:09 p.m.

CEBU CITY -- Davao City teams continued to struggle on Day 2 of the 68th PAL Interclub Golf Tournament's senior category at the Club Filipino de Cebu and Mactan Island Golf and Country Club on Friday.

Galacio rules Datba fun game

Friday, February 20, 2015 - 11:09 p.m.

SEASONED player William Galacio won the Davao Tenpin Bowlers Association (Datba)-Post Valentines Fun Game-Moonlight No tap bowling tournament at the NCCC Mall Davao B3 Center.

Ibexglobal, 123 Employee keep winning ways in Davao cagefest

Friday, February 20, 2015 - 11:08 p.m.

THE Ibexglobal Longhorns and 123 Employees extended their streaks to three games at the resumption of the Davao Call Center Basketball League (DCCBL) at the Gaisano CitiMall Skygym and Moñtana Gym.

538-member city delegation's send-off today

Friday, February 20, 2015 - 11:06 p.m.

DAVAO City's 538-member delegation to the Davao Region Athletic Association (Davraa) Meet will have a send-off ceremony at 8:30 a.m. today, February 21, at the Davao City National High School auditorium.

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