Batungbacal wins silver, bronze in Luzon leg of Batang Pinoy

November 02, 2017
By: 
Paul Daza; Photos courtesy of Marla Batungbacal

Anton Batungbacal

Ateneo Junior High School student Anton Batungbacal of La Storta/10-Gelabert won two medals for taekwondo events at the Luzon leg of Batang Pinoy last October 23-25, 2017. Anton won a silver medal in the 14-15 kumite and a bronze medal in advanced kata. Anton will next compete in the Batang Pinoy Nationals to be held in February 2018.

Batang Pinoy is the government’s annual multi-sports meet for students and out-of-school youth aged 15 and under. The Luzon leg of the competition was held in the President Quirino Stadium in Vigan, Ilocos Sur, and was participated in by at least 5,000 athletes from 18 sports disciplines.