Pavia spikers advance to Biron Cup 2017 finals

VOLLEYBELLES from Pavia, Iloilo barged into the Biron Cup Inter-Municipality Volleyball Tournament’s finals after sweeping Dumangas in three sets at the Pavia plaza volleyball court, June 18, 2017. The host-team dominated the game led by the towering Glaudine Troncoso. Dumangas started well in the first set but Pavia controlled their attacks with stonewall defense to […]

Sta. Clarita survives CenterPhil in OT, captures Bingawan Cup crown

STA. Clarita International School (SCIS) Primes wrapped up the 2017 Bingawan Foundation Cup-Regional High School Basketball Pre-season Premier Tournament at the expense of CenterPhil Montessori SilverKnights in an exciting 104-101 overtime victory at the Bingawan covered gym, June 18. Finals MVP Giann Paul Nahine pushed Sta. Clarita to victory after notching 25 points in the […]

Ilonggo tracker wins gold in Thailand

AN ILONGGO athlete made an astonishing finish in the 4×400-meter relay team to capture the gold medal in the 2017 Thailand Open Track and Field Championship 2017 at the Thammasat University Sport Complex in Thailand, June 16. Edgardo Alejan led the national team, which includes Michael del Prado, Joan Caido and Archard Christian Bagsit, in […]

Four Ilonggos in national women’s volleyball team

FOUR ILONGGO volleybelles are part of the 12-member national women’s volleyball team that will compete in the 2017 Southeast Asian Games. Guimaras Jovelyn Gonzaga and Ilonggas Abigail Maraño, Aiza Maizo-Pontillas and Genevieve Casugod will lead the team coached by Francis Vicente. Aside from Western Visayas spikers, star players Alyssa Valdez, Mika Reyes, Jaja Santiago, Denisse […]

3 Ilonggos in PHL U15 AFC squad

THREE young Ilonggos are included in the Philippine football team that will represent the country to the Under 15 (U-15) Asian Football Confederation in Bangkok, Thailand in July 2017. Philippine Football Federation (PFF) president Mariano Araneta, who hails from Barotac Nuevo town, brought the team to Iloilo for a one-month training camp in preparation for […]

Davao to host sports tourism forum

THE highly acclaimed Sports Tourism Forum will be conducted in Davao City on July 25, 2017. This was jointly announced by Davao City Sports Development and the City Tourism Offices together with Selrahco Management, the conference management outfit today. The one-day forum is aimed at developing and preparing Davao to be a sports tourism destination appealing […]