Seniors Draw First Blood
With three events down and the volleyball classification rounds over, the Seniors seems on track to capture the Over-all crown of the PEQMNHS Intramurals 2006.
The 4th year student Patricia de Chavez won the Girls Scrabble event and placing second in the distaff side while dominating the Dama Comepetitions. The Freshies brought home both the Boys and the Girls Crown for the chess competitions as Alfredo Cia upstaged his highly touted rivals Jonathaniel Conde of the Seniors and Jean Claude Madridejos of the Sophomores. And Emerson Valdecantos copped the Boys Scrabble Crown for the Juniors.
Meanwhile, the Senior Spikers bumped the field this morning as they beat the Freshmen in straight sets, 25-16, 25-20, despite the limited presence of Captain Ball Niño dela Cruz and bumped off their 2nd year rivals, also in straight sets, 25-13, 25-21 to advanced to the Finals of the Boys Event slated to be held tomorrow, also at the PEQMNHS Hi-way Site. The Senior Volleybelles achieved the same result but in a difficult way as they endured a three-set scare from the Freshies before bumping them off, 25-14, 21-25, 15-13. They also humiliated their Junior counterparts via straight sets, 25-9, 25-23 to advanced to the Volleyball Girls Finals tomorrow.
The second spot in both divisions will be at stake tomorrow as the Junior Spikers and their Freshmen counterparts face each other for the first and last time to earn the right to battle the Sophomore squad. Whoever wins between the Sophomores and the winner between the 1st year and the 3rd year will earn the second Finals berth and a date with the Senior Spikers.
In the distaff side, the same scenario happens as the Freshies face the Sophies in a do-or-die match for the right to battle the Juniors. Whoever wins between the Juniors and the victor between the Sophies and the Freshies will earn the second Finals berth and also a date with the Senior Volleybelles.
In Sepak Takraw , the Seniors and the Juniors turn back their respective rivals to march to the Winners Bracket and the arranged a titular showdown between the two.
The Intrams 2006 will continue tomorrow with Basketball having its debut in this year's games, at 7:00 in the morning, Volleyball continues its games tomorrow along with Badminton, Darts, Athletics, Table Tennis, and Sepak Takraw.