Diagold bags Daciba ‘Araw’ bowling crown-A A +A
Saturday, March 8, 2014
TEAM Diagold emerged champion in the Mayor Rody Duterte and Vice Mayor Pulong Duterte 77th Araw ng Dabaw Sports Festival Open Bowling Tournament that came to a close Wednesday evening at Dover Mega Lanes.
Diagold, composed of Jojo Gonzaga, Jayvee and Nonoy Baluyot, Rex Barros and Eddie Sagario, defeated Team Asean in the step-the-ladder finals to take home the champion’s prize of P 6,000 in the event organized by the Davao City Bowlers Association (Daciba).
Asean, which settled for P4,000, was bannered by Ipet Chua, Boy Yu, Ivo and Jet Isturis, Danny and K-King Orilla.
Third-placer Homer 1's Muktan and Roy Amsirabi, Arnel Crudo, Eric Engracia and Alex Alanunay received P3,000 while Jerry Parin, Helen Pugoy, Mercy del Mar, Mai-Mai Iborda and Dolly Pobeles of JRE and Company landed fourth with P2,000.
In the eliminations, Diagold rolled a total of 4,134 pins after seven games to grab the twice-to-beat advantage in the finals.
Wounding up in the next three spots were Homer 1 (4,114), JRE and Company (4,110) and Asean (4,070).
Trophies and medals were also awarded to the winners of the bowlfest held as part of the City Government of Davao-funded Araw ng Dabaw Sportsfest.
The Dover, MDBA, Homer 2, DCWD, Torres, D Who Karspa, BEES, K of C, PJAC, Jonzlibz, MG Bowlers, Team Gani, SMA Bowlers, Tempora, Vetmix and City Government also competed in the tournament.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on March 08, 2014.