“The Filipino athletes are talented enough to be the best in Southeast Asia, but we still have a lot of work to do to win the gold medals,” said Del Rosario during the fifth “Usapang Sports” by the Tabloid Organization in Philippine Sports (TOP) at the National Press Club in Intramuros, Manila yesterday.
But to achieve such lofty goal with only about 10 months left in the calendar, the feuding local swimming groups should come together and gather the best available swimmers who will represent the country in the biennial competition to be held in the country for only the fourth time.
ARELLANO University overcame a first set loss and withstood a late University of Perpetual Help System Dalta fightback in the fourth to carve out a 18-25, 25-16, 25-19, 26-24 victory and inch closer to an outright Finals berth yesterday in the NCAA women’s volleyball tournament at the FilOil Flying V Centre.
This is the marching order made by Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) president Ricky Vargas as he reiterated the need to field an all-PBA team to the biennial event scheduled Nov. 30-Dec. 11 in Manila to ensure the gold medal in the sport closest to the Filipinos’ heart.
AS part of their preparations for the coming Community Basketball Association (CBA), the Pasigueño basketball team and Barangay San Antonio will hold a free basketball camp for players 13 years old below on Saturday, Jan. 12 at Barangay Ugong in Pasig City.