Record-setter Karl Aquino leads Angels rally in athletics
Milo Little Olympics gold medalist Karl Arvyn Aquino led the Angels athletics team in the Regional Sports Competition by breaking the triple jump record, 14.38 m.
Aquino snagged three gold medals in triple jump, long jump, and 110m hurdles. He will represent Calabarzon in the upcoming Palarong Pambansa.
Likewise, Leonalyn Raterta and Jovianne Calixto were chosen as Philippine representatives in the 12th Southeast Asian Youth Athletics Championships.
Raterta was champion in 1500m and 3000m run, while Calixto got gold in 100m and 200m dash.
Other Michaelean runners who emerged as top players in the RSC were Lovely Gemeroy, Mica Cabbadu, Tracy Baylon, Aira Polintan, Angelo Felisilda, Francis Gerald Lopez, and John Albert Del Mundo.
The athletics team was coached by Henry Chaneco and supervised by Michael Jessie Theodore Sese.
Photo credits: RSC, H. Chaneco and V. Barcena