CTU hits grand slam at 2016 PICE Quiz Bowl

Civil engineering students  made the grand slam at  the Philippine Institute of Civil Engineering (PICE)  Interschool Quiz Bowl 2016 on August 22 at the University of Cebu (UC)-Main.

CTU representatives made it to the roster. Rusty Lapus   was hailed champion;Rail Patrick Estan was first runner up; and  Steve Restty Jayme was third runner up. Jovic Zapanta from Cebu Institute of Technology-University (CIT-U) was  second runner up.

from left: (with certificates) Rusty Lapus , Rail Patrick Estan, and Jovic Zapanta

LAPUS will compete for PICE Regionals  on  September 17  at Sacred Heart Schools-Ateneo de Cebu.

Megareview and Tutorial Center sponsored the event and awarded Lapus, Estan and Zapanta cash prizes of 8,000, 5,000 and 3,000 respectively.

Other participating schools were  University of Cebu (UV),University of San Jose-Recoletos (USJR), University of San Carlos (USC) and University of Cebu (UC)-Main.

 Engr. Jeonel Lumbab , a faculty member,  has been with the team since 2015. He succeeded Engr. Alex Mayor who honed CTU-PICE quizzers from 2011 through 2015.

The organization has had eighteen championships since its establishment in 2011. With Lapus and Estan  in their fifth year, more BSCE students will be trained to sustain the university’s craft of making champions. (UPO)