Unit 2 wins San Roque sportsfest overall title-A A +A
Wednesday, December 18, 2013
UNIT 2 emerged overall champion in the San Roque District Teachers Sportsfest 2013 that came to a close recently at the San Roque Central Elementary School.
Teachers from Jose P. Laurel Sr. Elementary School, Don Francisco S. Dizon Elementary School and Elpidio Quirino Elementary School composed the Unit 2 team that bested three other rivals.
Unit 2 amassed 173 points while Unit 1 came in clos second with 170 points. Unit 4 garnered 108 points to grab the third spot followed by Unit 3 in fourth with 87 points.
Friendee Nuñez and Mishell Nolasco of Unit 2 clinched the men's and women's chess titles, respectively, while Nuñez prevailed over Edwin Escartin of Unit 4 and Albert Sun of Unit 1 who placed second and third, respectively.
Nuñez also paired with Dominador Laroga to cop the men's table tennis doubles title over Orlando Rivera and Joseph Cinco, who settled for the runner-up honors.
Virginia Beronilla and Merelyn Beniga of Unit 2 annexed the women's crown at the expense of Maricar Canico and Judelyn Mendoza of Unit 4.
Beronilla also topped the women's table tennis over Marisol Abeque of Unit 1 while the men's title went to Chito Fuertes of Unit 3. The latter subdued Orlando Rivera who placed second instead.
In badminton, Laroga of Unit 2 overcame John Sayo of Unit 3 for the men's singles title while Beniga of Unit 2 stamped Doreen Ondus of Unit 1 in the distaff side.
Rodel Ringconada and Andres Orag of Unit 4 ruled the men's doubles, while Sayo and Edred Cazeñas of Unit 3 took the second spot. Unit 1 pair Queenchita Gumapac went home with the women's doubles title having defeated Unit 2 tandem of Ma. Editha Andresa and Lilia Hiluano.
Unit 4 spikers, meanwhile, dominated the men's volleyball while Units 1, 3 and 2 wounded up in the next three places. Unit 1 seized the women's volleyball title over Unit 2.
Trophies and cash prizes were awarded to the winners.
Unit 1 was bannered by San Roque Central Elementary School teachers while Unit 3 consisted players from J.L. Porras Elementary School and D.J. Rodriguez Elementary School. Ubalde Elementary School, San Juan Elementary School and Lapu-Lapu Elementary School teachers represented Unit 4.Merle Dawn S. Comidoy
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on December 19, 2013.