Though Sepak Takraw (women) is for demonstration only, CTU players’ first national finish at number 3 is a show of aggressiveness and dedication.
Coach Julius Taghoy and Asst. Coach Maria Elena Aparente supported the girls to overcome the pressure during the week-long fight against Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), CARAGA Region, and Region II among others.
Bernadette Salubre, Mae Ann Ermac, Jessa Taghoy, Cherelyn Segismar, Marjorie Intong, Jovelyn Ando, Jean Mae Amacna, Jenelyn Cuestas, Glenne Dalogdog, Christine Geolin, Gracela Bariga, and Emmae Bucio hope to take top spot next year.
The trophy and native carvings overwhelmed the athletes at the awarding ceremony on Thursday, February 24.
They joined Sepak Takraw (men) champions from the National Capital Region (NCR) at the culmination in enriching the value of the country’s national game.(UPO)