Teachers’ sportsfest finals set Saturday-A A +A
Friday, December 13, 2013
THE San Roque District Teachers Sportsfest 2013 will wind up tomorrow, Saturday, as championship matches in all events will be played at the San Roque Central Elementary School.
San Roque District Teachers Association president Orlando Rivera, guesting at the Davao Sportswriters Association (DSA) Forum at NCCC Mall B3 lanes yesterday, said last day of eliminations and other semi-finals games will be held today.
Rivera said Unit 1 collides with Unit 4 for the men's volleyball title while Unit 2 will battle Unit 1 for the women's volleyball crown. Unit 2 will test the mettle of Unit 1 in mens' doubles table tennis finals while Unit 4 will take on Unit 2 in their men's sipa titular showdown.
In badminton, Unit 3 will clash against Unit 4 in men's doubles while Unit 1 has yet to wait for its opponent in women's doubles finals.
The sportsfest, featuring four units, also has men's and women's chess.
"We are holding this sportsfest to promote camaraderie among teachers of nine schools in San Roque District. It's been four years since we haven't had an activity like this," Rivera said.
Unit 1 is composed of San Roque Central Elementary School while Unit 2 is bannered by Elpidio Quirino Elementary School, DF Dizon Elementary School and Jose Porras Laurel Sr. Elementary School. Unit 3 is consist of J.L. Porras Elementary School and D.J. Rodriguez Elementary School while Ubalde Elementary School, San Juan Elementary School and Lapulapu Elementary School are entered in Unit 4.
The sportsfest opened on Oct. 18 and since then games were played every Friday afternoon. (MLS)
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on December 13, 2013.