PSC to hold collegiate sports meeting Oct. 17-18

MANILA — The Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) will hold a national consultative meeting for collegiate sports on Oct. 17-18 at the Philsports Multi-Purpose Arena in Pasig City. In a statement released to the media on Saturday, the PSC said the purpose of the meeting is to help bolster university sports. The PSC said representatives of about … Read More

Alcantara bows out of Towoomba ITF event in Australia

MANILA — Francis Casey Alcantara lost his first-round match to Australian Benjamin Mitchell in the men’s singles of the USD25,000 Towoomba International Tennis Federation (ITF) Futures event in Queensland, Australia on Wednesday. According to the tournament results on the ITF Men’s Circuit website, Alcantara absorbed a 3-6, 1-6 setback from Mitchell in their match played at … Read More

Ilocos Sur to host 2018 Palarong Pambansa

MANILA — Ilocos Sur will host next year’s Palarong Pambansa, the Department of Education (DepEd) announced Saturday. In a press statement, DepEd Secretary Leonor Briones said that after assessing the capability of the bidders of the national tournament, Ilocos Sur emerged as the winner, besting Marikina City, Baguio City, Benguet, Bulacan and Ilagan City, Isabela. The … Read More