UA&P wins championship titles

By UA&P Alumni

University of Asia and the Pacific (UA&P) varsities garnered three championship titles and other awards in three sports leagues in the past few weeks.

UA&P teams for Women’s Table Tennis and Table Tennis (Employees) emerged champions in the 11th Women’s Colleges Sports Association (WCSA) at the St. Scholastica’s College (SSC) Gym, February 17.

The Women’s Futsal Team also triumphed to the top spot in the same league on February 10 at the Miriam College Gym.

The Men’s Futsal Team finished first runner-up in the Men’s National Collegiate Athletic Association (MNCAA), February 24.

Finishing as second runners-up in their respective events were the Women’s Volleyball team (in WCSA) and varsity cheering squad Firestarters (in WNCAA and WCSA).

Individual athletes also received awards.

Angela Arnante (Political Economy, 4th Year) snagged the silver medal for women’s taekwondo (heavyweight division) in the Women’s National Collegiate Athletics Association (WNCAA), January 27.

Table tennis players Christelle Chiu (Entrepreneurial Management, 3rd Year) and Audie Ravina (Information and Communications Technology Office) were named WCSA’s Most Valuable Players (MVP).

Listed in the so-called Mythical Five for futsal were Miguel Itchon (Entrepreneurial Management, 3rd Year), Jose Alvaro Malig (Business Administration, 1st Year), Claudine Lanzona (Management, 4th Year), Maria Jessica Lontoc (Information Technology, 3rd Year), and Angela Bagadiong (Integrated Marketing Communications, 2nd Year) who was also an MVP.