Five students from Bacolod City schools District VI captured the gold in the Division Meet Taekwondo Championship held Oct. 13 at the Rizal Elementary School.
The gold medalists mentored by Grace Ong were Rochemel Galvan, Denise “AJ” Patigas, Angela Moral, Arhley Kaye Obeso, and Faith Duca.
Adrian Amihan, Angelo Dela Costa and Aleah Grane settled for the silver during the tournament.
Also part of the champion team was high school gold medalist Andre James Barayoga, who also trains under Ong and Windell Billones.
The taekwondo gold medalists will start training for the next round of competitions that will determine the Bacolod City schools representative to the Negros Occidental Provincial Meet set in December.*NAB
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