Roa, Tutoy capture Tri-Meet chess golds-A A +A
Thursday, December 12, 2013
WISELY Roa and Elle Denise Tutoy captured the gold medals of the just-concluded Tri-Meet 2013 Inter-School Sportsfest held at the University of the Philippines (UP) Mindanao campus.
Roa, a player of the University of Southeastern Philippines (Usep), earned four points to beat Joven Franco and Roger Jone Romero who clinched the silver and bronze, respectively, in the men's division. Franco and Romero tallied identical three points but the former edged the latter due to superior tiebreaks.
University of Mindanao bets June Earl Valdez (2.0), Dan Joshua Tebia (1.0) and Raymond Doromal (1:0) trailed behind.
In the distaff side, Tutoy of UP Min made two points while teammate Mara Ostique, who also got two points, took the silver and Sarah Jane Fuentes pocketed the bronze. Fuentes scored one point. (MLSA)
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on December 12, 2013.