Tacurong Dance Sport Team’s victory in the 75th Araw ng Dabaw Open Dance Sport Latin Team Match & Demonstration on March 21 at the activity center of Abreeza Mall Davao City came as no surprise as the team exhibits its innate grace in seizing the over-all crowns in every competition they invade.
The Tacurong Team thrashed four other teams including that of the host’s team, Davao City. Panabo City and Ateneo dance sport teams placed first and second runner up, respectively.
According to City Dance Sport Coordinator Josephine M. Ubaldo, she always makes sure that the dancers give their best during each performance. Consequently, she said that it’s giving honor to our very own Tacurong so there must be nothing to spoil.
With Ms. Ubaldo’s guidance and the dancer’s determination and hardwork, they garnered these results which brought them to the top:
1st Place – Adult Category – Aian Jame Bedico & Kristine Lou Sitjar
Richard Bonnin Sol & Jennifer Umayan
Eric Sol & Cristy Narcilla
Romel Pama & Rose Ann Gestopac
2nd Place – Youth Category – Daniel Plantig & April Charlene Ramos
1st Place – Junior Category – Guillius Levi Pitogo & Ira Asalliah Andrade
Lord Leendon Apostol & Ayessa Christianne Delgado
David Angelo Clavaton & Noilyn May Bayya
Mayor Lina Montilla expressed her appreciation and commendation with this honor that the Tacurong Dance Sport Team once again shared with the City of Goodwill. She said that this is one of the reasons why the City Government of Tacurong doesn’t tire itself in supporting the great talents of its people.
Moreover, according to Mayor Montilla, this triumph is a manifestation of the undying assistance and sustenance of the city government to the different sports and recreations of its constituents. (Jessa Billano – LGU Tacurong)
The dancers in their winning moves. Photos by Karina Mae Pamplona-Maribao