“They are still encouraged tocontinue their training at their schools and wait for further informationregarding the conduct of the meet,” Sison said.DepEd-Region 6 wrote on their Facebook page that decision to indefinitelypostpone the staging of WVRAA scheduled on Feb. 15-22, 2020 was based on therecommendations of the Provincial Health Office and the local government unitof Aklan, as coordinated by DepEd VI Regional Director Ma. Gemma Ledesma.She said that the postponement of the annual sporting event was in response tothe national government’s call to avoid crowded places as a precautionarymeasure to the 2019 novel coronavirus acute respiratory disease. BACOLOD CITY – The Department ofEducation (DepEd) Regional Office 6 has tentatively rescheduled the staging ofthe 2020 Western Visayas Regional Athletic Association Meet 2020 (WVRAA) fromMarch 21 to 28 in Makato, Aklan. DepEd-Negros Occidental sportscoordinator Romeo Sison said that all 20 Schools Division Offices agreed totentatively reschedule the staging of the annual regional sporting eventduring the Regional Management Committee (ManCom) meeting on Thursday. Sison added that he has directed theNegrense athletes who are on training in other schools and venues to return totheir respective schools for the time being and attend their classes. “We cannot afford to risk the safetyand health of almost 6,000 delegates which include athletes, coaches, technicalofficials, chaperones, and working committees,” she said./PN
Police officers served the warrant issued by Judge Evelyn Arsenio of the Municipal Trial Court in Cities dated July 2, 2020. The suspect was taken to the Victorias City police station. The court recommended a P15,000 bail bond for his temporary liberty./PN BACOLOD City – Charged with illegal gambling, a man was nabbed in Barangay 19, Victorias City, Negros Occidental. Resident Fritz Hubierna, 43, was caught on the strength of an arrest warrant around 3:10 p.m. on July 14, police said.
Syracuse finished the 2018 football season ranked No. 15 in the AP poll. It’s the first time the Orange (10-3, 6-2 Atlantic Coast) have finished the season ranked in the Top 25 since 2001.After a 34-18 win over West Virginia in the Camping World Bowl, the Orange moved up two spots from their previous rankings while the Mountaineers moved down five spots to No. 20. Their bowl victory pushed the Orange to 10-plus wins for the seventh time in program history.After two consecutive 4-8 seasons, Syracuse broke out in 2018 with wins over two ranked opponents — North Carolina State and West Virginia. Including the Mountaineers, three Syracuse opponents finished in the Top 25. The other two, Notre Dame and Clemson, were SU losses. The Tigers went on to finish as undefeated national champions while Notre Dame ranked fifth in the AP poll. Comments Published on January 8, 2019 at 12:11 pm Contact Josh: [email protected] | @Schafer_44 Facebook Twitter Google+