AJHS places 2nd in PRADA ASpirants badminton tourney

December 18, 2019
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Zoilo Macasa

(L-R) Marcus Asuncion, JB Ulpindo, Santi Nilo, Lester Peñaloza, Tyke Arias, and Zoilo Macasa

The Ateneo de Manila Junior High School badminton team finished the 2019 PRADA Aspirants Badminton Championship in second place, behind eventual champion Xavier. The members of Team AJHS are Marcus Asuncion of La Storta/9-Fenwick, JB Ulpindo of La Storta/9-Fenwick, Santi Nilo of La Storta/9 Favre, Lester Peñaloza of Montserrat/8-Ireland, and Tyke Arias of La Storta/8-Dajani. They were coached by Zoilo Macasa. The other schools which participated in the tournament were La Salle Greenhills, Notre Dame of Caloocan, De La Salle Zobel, Lourdes School of Mandaluyong, and Don Bosco. The tournament was held on December 15, 2019 at Xavier School in San Juan.