UAAP exec Saguisag clears low cash prizes for Cheerdance winners

first_imgGretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum “It is likewise a move more consistent with the mission of the UAAP to promote amateur sports among the students of the member universities where the primary motivation is the pursuit of school pride instead of monetary gain,” Saguisag said.“It is a reminder that in the UAAP, you do not always have to finish first in order to win.”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netThe UAAP Board enlightened the public as to why cash prizes for podium finishers’ in this year’s UAAP Cheerdance Competition were significantly lower as compared to previous editions of the midseason spectacle.RRebo Saguisag, executive director of the UAAP, cleared that the cash drop is for the benefit of all UAAP member schools.ADVERTISEMENT “The Cheerdance Grant is supposedly for the benefit of the cheerdance program of all the member-universities. A bigger chunk is now distributed among the eight member schools of focusing on the top three finishers,” Saguisag said in a statement.Fans on Saturday were surprised with the sharp drop of cash incentives, which were cut down to a staggering 86% compared to the previous season, for this year’s top three finishers.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissThe National University Pep Squad, which shone the brightest in the competition, was given a cash prize of P50,000 while first and second runner-up Far Eastern University Cheering Squad and Adamson Pep Squad received P30,000 and P20,000, respectively.Last year, the champion squad was awarded a whopping P340,000 while the second and third placers brought home P200,000 and P140,000, respectively.  Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? 2nd placer FEU embraces challenge to be on same level as NU in UAAP Cheerdance LATEST STORIEScenter_img Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal View comments Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award MOST READlast_img read more

Longshore funeral to be held Monday

first_img[email protected] (661) 257-5255160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREOregon Ducks football players get stuck on Disney ride during Rose Bowl eventLongshore was appointed to the commission at its inception in 1989 by the city’s then-Mayor Howard P. “Buck” McKeon, now a member of Congress. He was reappointed by Mayor Laurene Weste. Longshore attracted many friends in the years he spent coaching youth sports, and in his participation with Scouting and the church. “If you want a friend, Todd Longshore is the friend you want to have,” said Greg Crow, who has been one for 24 years. “Todd Longshore is my friend, will always be my friend, because I know someday I’ll see him again.” Longshore is survived by his wife, DeAnn, and sons Nick, 24; Nate, 19; and Ben, 16; and daughter Courtney, 13. Community members who wish to pay tribute may do so at the Parks, Recreation and Community Services Commission meeting at 6 p.m. on Friday at City Hall, 23920 Valencia Blvd. SANTA CLARITA – A funeral will be held Monday for Todd Longshore, a long-standing member of the Santa Clarita Parks Commission, who died Tuesday of blood clot in his lung. The commercial real estate appraiser and father of four had spent more than half his life in Santa Clarita and was very active in the community. His funeral will be held at noon at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 19513 Drycliff St., Canyon Country. A viewing will be at 10 a.m. An autopsy found the 49-year-old Longshore suffered a pulmonary embolus, a blood clot in the lungs due to a deep venous thrombosis in his leg. He also suffered from heart problems and diabetes. last_img read more