San Carlos athletes secure 13 golds in prov’l meet


San Carlos City athletes have once again made their city proud by bringing home 13 gold, 17 silver, and 22 bronze medals in the recently concluded Palarong Panlalawigan held in Bacolod City.

The event, which was held from March 30 to April 2 at the Panaad Park and Stadium, saw participation in more than 40 events across various sports categories.

Said winners paid courtesy to City Mayor Renato Y. Gustilo and City Vice Mayor Christopher Paul S. Carmona today, April 11 at the City Mayor’s Office.

Said athletes who presented their awards were players in Football, Table Tennis, Futsal, Pencak Silat, Billiards, and Special Education who participated in Special Events- Para games.

Mayor Gustilo encouraged the athletes to do their best and practice more to excel in their own field and be proud to represent the city in any event.

Dennis G. Develos, Ph.D. OIC – Schools Division Superintendent thanked Mayor Gustilo for the support; he hoped to generate gold medals in the next competition, especially in football, badminton, and other sports.

Moreover, Maria Theresa G. Marcellana and Diana A. Zuniega, Elementary Football Team Coach and Assistant Coach of Greenville Elementary School, said they have been preparing for the Regional Meet.

Gold medalists will compete in the Western Visayas Regional Athletic Association (WVRAA) Meet starting April 26, 2023 in the Province of Aklan.