Ateneo HS is PAYA Taekwondo champion!
The Ateneo de Manila High School Taekwondo Team is overall champion of the 2013 Philippine Athletic Youth Association (PAYA) Taekwondo Championship. The tournament was held last Sunday, February 17, 2013, at the Ateneo Grade School Covered Courts. Among the schools the Ateneo jins defeated were athletes from La Salle Greenhills, Diliman Preparatory School, Claret, Xavier School, and Lourdes School of Mandaluyong.
Here is Team Ateneo's medal tally:
Joel Felipe Alejandro (3-C) - Gold
Kurt Marquez (4-H)- Gold
Francis Subido (2-F)- Gold
Gabriel Landicho (4-K)- Silver
Ezra Falsis (3-G)- Bronze
Adam Crisostomo (1-N)-Bronze
John Rafael Crizaldo (1-L)- Bronze
Gabriel Perez (4-N)- Bronze
Allen Mendoza (2-L)- Bronze
The AHS Taekwondo jins are coached by Gonzalo "Roel" S. Borjal Jr.