Former PBA players, ex-varsity standouts and current collegiate stars are expected to banner the 8 teams seeing action in the upcoming Congressman Greg Gasataya Christmas Basketball Open Invitational League on Sunday, December 10, 2PM at the STI-West Negros University gym.
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STI-WNU Gymnasium was in full house as Bacolod Volleyball fans swarmed to see the games between invited teams from Manila, Ateneo Blue Eagles and Banko Perlas Spikers last August 21. Event Organizers led by Carmela Arcolas-Gamboa received a lot to ticket reservations even before the tickets have gone out for printing and sales. “Bacolod was crazy over the games and has a strong following in Volleyball”, Gamboa added.
Congressman Greg Gasataya thanked the people of Bacolod who trooped to STI-WNU gym to watch the Invitational Volleyball games.* (Owen Segovia Bayog/NDB photo)
The past years, the Bacolodnon’s had been looking for a league where they can identify themselves and that is where We drew the idea of coming up with the Congressman Greg Gasataya Basketall League. The said tournament was staged at the STI-WNU Gymnasium and has gathered humongous crowd rooting for their respective teams.
A SPORTS PROGRAM – that will cater to the sporting needs of the Bacolodnon’s in every Barangay, that is our goal – said Congressman Greg Gasataya. Expect a much bigger and exciting tournament before the year 2017 ends.* (Owen Segovia Bayog/NDB photo)
During his 365 Days Report, Bacolod City Congressman Greg Gasataya presented priority projects that are currently being done and one of these is the flyover at Magsaysay-Araneta which is expected to be finished by November. The solon says that the flyover project was conceived when he was still Vice Mayor of Bacolod City when a request for a memorandum of agreement between the City and the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), as Gasataya was then the Acting Mayor and soon enough the project started during his term as Congressman.
Five routes plying the Magsaysay-Araneta streets will be lessened after the completion of the flyover project by November.*(Owen Segovia Bayog/NDB photo)
Crispulo Rosales had been a kite maker since the ’80s. He had been most of the time champion of contests and had been in several places just to fly his kites. Recently, after Congressman Greg Gasataya led the first Burador Festival at the NGC grounds, Rosales was once again on his groove to produce more kites with various designs.
THE KITE MAKER Crispulo Rosales is champion kite maker since the ’80s and is happy with the revival of the traditional kite making through the Burador Festival.*(Owen S. Bayog/NDB photo)