Monday, January 18, 2010
DAVAO CITY PRISAA CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS- HOLY CROSS OF DAVAO TOPS MEN'S TEAM, JOSE MARIA COLLEGE BAGS WOMEN'S CROWN
match play between Jose Maria College team and University of Mindanao chess team
( Photo originally posted at blue knight chessclub website )
As reported by Nofre Reyes
Holy Cross of Davao College ( HCDC ) emereged as Champion in the men's team competitions in the just concluded Davao City PRISAA Chess Championships held in the last week of December, 2009 in Davao City. 1st Runner-up Honors went to Jose Maria College team while the University of Mindanao team bagged third place. The winning team was coached by National Master Prospero Cruz who was given the right to select the alternate player (board 5) for the Regional PRISAA meet to be held this month.
Below are the respective board champions who will composed the Davao City team for the Regional meet.
BOARD 1 - MOHAMAD SACAR ( HCDC )
BOARD 2 - JESTER ANDOY ( JMC )
BOARD 3 - JAY BULICATIN ( JMC )
BOARD 4 - JOHN CARL AUNSO ( UM )
BOARD 5 - ERWIN TUBOG ( COACH'S CHOICE )
Championship match in the women's category between JMC team and UM team
( Photo originally posted at blue knights chessclub website )
Meanwhile, the Jose Maria College chess team crown itself as the Davao City PRISAA chess champion in the women's team competition in the same meet. Runner-up honors went to the University of Mindanao team while Holy Cross of Davao College team grab 3rd place. Winning coach was Mr. Rowel Modina.
Below are the respective board champions who will composed the Davao City Women's team for the Regional meet tentatively scheduled this month.
BOARD 1 - NOELYN ENRIQUEZ ( UM )
BOARD 2 - ALGIE MODINA ( JMC )
BOARD 3 - MAY MICAYABAS ( UM )
BOARD 4 - ARIANNE ALCORDO ( JMC )
BOARD 5 - MARY ROSE SEVILLA ( COACH'S CHOICE )
The tournament was ably officiated by Nofre A. Reyes ( Chief Arbiter ) and Mark Alemania ( Tournament Manager ).