PISD, Paquibato post wins in BSP cagefest opening-A A +A
Sunday, September 8, 2013
THE Pacquibato District and Precious International School of Davao (PISD) posted separate wins in the opening of the 4th Boy Scouts of the Phils. (BSP) Adult Leaders Basketball tournament at Gaisano Grand Citi Mall Sky Gym.
Paquibato defeated San Roque District, 63-51, while PISD handily beat Malapog, 58-49.
Former Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) chairman and now OIC of the City Sports Office, William "Butch" Ramirez graced the event as the guest speaker, while regional scout director Jesus Meris officially opened the said tourney while Field Scout Executive Dionel Batistel led the oath of sportsmanship.
Last year's winner of the Cobra Pinoy Hero award, retired Police Supt. Dionisio Abude is also joining the BSP Davao Council team in Bracket A against Daniel Aguinaldo National High School, Sta. Ana Elementary School and Pacquibato.
Belonging in Bracket B are Marilog, Binguao, Matina and Holy Cross (Calinan and Mintal) while in Bracket C are Sta. Ana High School, Buhangin, Malabog and PISD.
On the other hand, tournament director of the organizing BSP Davao City Council Edgardo Amboy said that the next scheduled game will be played in Matina.
"We want to promote the camaraderie aside from the physical fitness among the BSP adult leaders in Davao," Amboy said.
It is aid in a statement furnished to Sun.Star Davao that the vision of BSP is "to be the leading provider of progressive outdoor-based non-formal education committed to develop morally straight disciplined, concerned, self-reliant citizens in the best tradition of World Scouting."
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on September 09, 2013.