SOME 1,800 runners will flood the streets when the EnviRUNment 2014 tagged as "iRespect, iRecycle, and iRun" hits the road on at 4:45 a.m. on November 22 in an out-and back course at the Ateneo de Davao University (AdDU)-Matina Martinez Sports Complex.
MULTI-TITLED judokas James Ryan and Syndey Tancontian will give it their best shot, eyeing gold medals when they both compete in their last Philippine Olympic Committee-Philippine Sports Commission (POC)-PSC Batang Pinoy Games national judo championships slated Nov. 11 to 15 in Naga City.
The judo nationals, which was scrapped last year due to lack of entries, will be held as part of the Luzon qualifying leg of the Games since the region reportedly has the most number of judo players.
YOUTH bowler Dianne Galendez emerged champion in the recently-concluded Davao Tenpin Bowlers Association (Datba) weekly bowling tournament held at the NCCC Mall Davao B3 Center Tuesday evening.
THE Chamber of Customs Brokers Inc. (CCBI) secured its second straight victory while Emcor Inc. entered the winning column of the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP)-sanctioned 3rd Inter-Company/Association basketball tournament held at the Holy Cross of Davao College (HCDC)-Bajada gymnasium Monday evening.
THE Ateneo de Davao University (AdDU) and Holy Child College of Davao (HCCD) extended their winning streaks by beating their respective rivals in the recent resumption of the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) sanctioned 2014 Gaisano Cup at the Gaisano Grand Citimall SkyGym.
THE Philippine College of Technology (PCT) figured in a draw with D'Davao Survivors (DDS), 5-5, at the start of the 11th Acosta Cup ladies open football tournament held at the Tiongko football field over the weekend.
DAVAO City tankers Cedrich Joseph Fox of the Philippine Nikkei Jin Kai International School and Zoe Marie Hilario of the Ateneo de Davao University swept three individual gold medals each for Team Mindanao in the just-concluded 6th Milo Little Olympics at the Marikina Sports Complex.
FILIPINO-British be-medaled judo player James Ryan, who is based in the United Kingdom, guests in the Davao Sportswriters Association (DSA) Forum set at 10:30 a.m. at NCCC Mall B3 Center.
FERNIE Bellano lived up to his billing by emerging as champion in the just-concluded Davao Tenpin Bowlers Association (Datba) October monthly finals held at the NCCC Mall Davao B3 Center, Sunday evening.
MINDANAO'S girls volleyball team sizzled to a dazzling finish in the secondary division after sweeping rivals from Luzon, Visayas, and National Capital Region (NCR), respectively, and emerged as champions at the close of the Milo Little Olympics 2014 National Finals held last October 26 at the Marist School in Marikina City.
THE Holy Cross of Davao College (HCDC) and University of Mindanao (UM) both garnered similar recognitions after crushing their respective opponents to clinch titles in the men's and women's volleyball events, respectively, at the close of the 19th Philippine University Games (Uni-Games) held at the University of San Augustine (USA) Sambag beach volleyball court, Iloilo City, recently.
VETERANS Michael Echalico and Judelyn Miranda emerged as champions in the men's and women's 10k events, respectively, in the recently-concluded 1st Rotary Club of Downtown Pink Run held in an out-and-back course at the Abreeza Ayala Malls last Sunday.
SEASONED Fritz Barros, Joel Pamaran, James Evans Cedeño and Baby Plata ruled their respective division to annex titles at the close of the Sunday Bowlers Club (SBC) Bowler of the Month finals held at the Fair Lanes Bowling Center, Sunday night.
THE Rotary Club of Sta. Ana Davao clinched its fourth straight Governor's Cup title, while the Rotary Club of Matina Davao annexed the President's Cup title at the close of the 28th Inter-Rotary Club tenpin bowling tournament last Sunday at the NCCC Mall Davao B3 Center.
THE Stella Maris Academy of Davao (Smad) nabbed its third win while the Emar Learning Center notched its second win after topping their respective rivals as the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP)-sanctioned 2014 Gaisano Cup resumed at the Gaisano Citimall Skygym Illustre, Saturday.
THE Harry Performance Center (HPC) secured its second straight win while the Holy Cross of Davao College-Alumni Association (HCDC-AA) drew first blood as the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP)-sanctioned 3rd Inter-Company/Association Basketball League resumed Friday night at the HCDC-Bajada gymnasium.
RAY Snyder emerged champion in the just-concluded Davao Tenpin Bowling Association (Datba) weekly qualifying tournament held at the NCCC Mall Davao B3 Center, Saturday.
FRESH from bagging his first gold medal in the 1,500-meter event last Thursday, the University of Mindanao (UM) prized trackster Sonny Wagdos collected two more gold medals in the men's 3,000-meter and 5,000-meter events, respectively, ending his 19th Philippine University Games (Uni-Games) stint with a total of three gold medals tally at the Iloilo Sports Complex, Sunday.
TEAM Titans Davao is taking the clue from their leader for more compassion to go with running.
WITH an entirely new selection, Tagum City defended its title in the just-concluded Philippine Olympic Commitee-Philippine Sports Commission (POC-PSC) Batang Pinoy beach volleyfall national finals held at the Devora Beach Resort in Tangalan, Aklan.
THE Chamber of Customs Brokers, Inc. (CCBI) entered the winning column by crushing Holy Cross of Davao College-Parents and Teachers Association (HCDC-PTA), 119-87, as the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas(SBP)-sanctioned 3rd Inter Company/Association Basketball League resumed Thursday night at the HCDC-Bajada gymnasium.
THE Davao Jones Academy (DJA) soared to its fourth consecutive win while Sta. Ana National High School (SANHS) nabbed its second
HE'S a man on a mission: defend his two golds. But University of Mindanao (UM) varsity scholar Sonny Wagdos more than lived up to expectations as he did not only retain his men's 1,500-meter run title but he also shattered the 2013 record he registered last year.
PHILIPPINES' 2014 Asian Games silver medalist Charly Suarez lived up to his billing as he upset 2009 Aiba World Boxing champion Domenico Valentino of Italty via split decision in their Aiba Pro Boxing men's lightweight clash late Friday evening at the Daulet Sports Complex in Astana, Kazakhstan.
DANNY Tapao and Salome Zamora captured titles after topping their respective categories in the recently-concluded 12th Flight of the Eagles fun ride that kicked off at Magsaysay Park to Malagos Watershed Park.
Tapao topped the masters category of the 40-kilometer ride over Reynald Tilo and Joel Rojo who placed second and third, respectively.
THE Ateneo de Davao University Lady Blue Knights ended its two-game skid by routing University of Northern Philippines (UNP) of Vigan, 61-49, on the the last day of women's basketball eliminations in the ongoing 19th Philippine University Games (Uni-Games) held at the Iloilo Doctors College (IDC) Gym Friday.
Ateneo soared to an early 29-18 lead at the break but UNP rallied to snatch a 44-43 advantage at the end of the third canto.
SOME 600 runners when the Rotary Club of Downtown-organized 1st Rotary Club Pink Run hits the road at 5:30 a.m. on Sunday in an out-and-back course at the Abreeza Ayala Malls Davao.
This was bared by RC of Downtown president Ruth Castillones during her guesting in the Davao Sportswriters Association (DSA) Forum at the NCCC Mall Davao B3 Center yesterday.
THE One Network Bank (ONB) and Harry Performance Center (HPC) drew first blood by beating their respective rivals as the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP)-sanctioned 3rd Inter-Company/Association Basketball League resumed Wednesday evening at the Holy Cross of Davao College (HCDC) Bajada campus gym.
One Network Bank thrashed Ugnayan Builders Davao in the class A division, 87-65, with Mark Naval pouring in 28 points.
THE Ateneo de Davao University (AdDU) and University of Mindanao (UM) jumped off to a roaring start as they open their 2014 University Games (Uni-Games ) bid yesterday at the University of San Agustin in Iloilo City.
Ateneo dribblers escaped past University of Negros Occidental Recoletos (UNO-R), 64-61, in men's basketball while its men's badminton team scored its first victory after beating Xavier University-Cagayan de Oro City, 2-1.
ERNIE Gawilan of Sasa, Davao City pocketed his third bronze medal in the 2014 Asian Para Games swimming competition held in Incheon, South Korea.
He placed third in mens' 100-meter freestyle event on the heels of also copping bronzes in men's 400m freestyle and men's 200m individual medley (IM) earlier.