NCR elementary football team reaches quarter finals of Palaro

May 07, 2019
By: 
Ma. Rosa Liamzon

The Ateneans on the NCR team(first row kneeling): Joaquin Reyes #11, Santino Reyes #3, Karl Molina #13, Aidan Aguirre #4, Chico Zabella #15; (second row standing) Coach Paul Isiah Madrona, Manu Liamzon #9, Tim Patawaran #1, Shawn Perea #8, James del Valle #10, Assistant Coach Aldous Mirafuentes.

The NCR elementary football team reached the quarter finals of the recent Palarong Pambansa games held in Davao City. Nine incoming Grade 7 Ateneans on the team helped NCR garner a top 7 ranking in the elementary division: Joaquin Reyes #11, Santino Reyes #3, Karl Molina #13, Aidan Aguirre #4, Chico Zabella #15, Manu Liamzon #9, Tim Patawaran #1, Shawn Perea #8, and James del Valle #10. They were coached by Paul Isiah Madrona and Aldous Mirafuentes.

Palarong Pambansa 2019 was held in Davao City from April 26 to May 3, 2019. NCR emerged as overall champion of the games with a total of 78 gold, 69 silver, and 48 bronze medals.