James Toga

KMH Grabs Lead in ‘KMH Bowl 2’ Elims

After five rounds of pin fall action, Kami Mga Hubin (KMH)-Duterte caught up with BCY/Rapha to grab the lead in the 5-Man “KMH Bowl 2” at Negros Super Lanes (NSL), Bacolod City on Tuesday.

KMH-Duterte led by rated bowler Wilson Casas recorded an accummulated score of 5,486 pfs including its double-game score of 523-559; while BCY/Rapha headed by Bobby Yap had a total score of 5,470 pfs.

NegOc Badminton Team Rules NIRAA Reg’l Meet

Negros Occidental Badminton Team ruled the 1st Negros Island Region Athletic Association (NIRAA) Regional Meet and will qualify in the upcoming Palarong Pambansa in Albay this April.

This is the first time that the Negrenses will don a different color in the DepEd-sanctioned national competitions.

Last week, the badminton finals turned to be an all-Negros Occidental showdown with the host-delegation sharing the gold and silver finishes in the tournament.

Manchess Kiddies Mixed Chess Tilt Set Tomorrow

The 2016 Manchess Kiddies Mixed Rapid Chess Tournament is set to start off at the Lobby Area inside the People’s House (formerly New Government Center) of the City of Bacolod tomorrow.

Prizes at stake in the 12 & Under Boys and 13 & Under Girls: PhP3,000 - Champion; PhP2,000 - Second Place; PhP1,000 - Third Place; PhP500 - Fourth Place; and PhP300 - Fifth to Tenth Place. Top three players will also receive trophies, while the rest of the finishers gets medals.

Bungar, Solinap Champions in 6th Bata Chess Tourney

Young chesser Joseph Bungar of Barangay 14 and Purok Katilingban Zone 5 pride Ariel Solinap capture the top trophy in the 6th Brgy Bata Chess Tournament 2016 at the Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Gym, Bata in Bacolod City last Sunday.

Open 12 & Under Champion Bungar was tied with higher seed Clark Ken Pellione and Neil Vincent Cena of Mansilingan each carrying 4 points after five rounds but the champion emerged as the winner in a tie-breaker with a Buchholz score of 9 pts; while Pellione and Cena had 8.5 and 8 pts, respectively.