Zambo City, Zambo Sur rule regional sportsfest

Monday, March 2, 2015 - 07:28 p.m.

ZAMBOANGA City emerged as champion in the elementary level and Zamboanga del Sur ruled the high school level in the Zamboanga Peninsula Regional Athletic Association (ZPRAA) 2015 in Pagadian City last week.

12 boxers vying in Zamboanga ringfest

Friday, February 27, 2015 - 07:47 p.m.

TWELVE boxers will vie in different weight divisions in the Mindanao Professional Boxing Association (Mindproba) championship in Zamboanga City today, February 28.

The ringfest, dubbed as the "Golpe-Golpe de Zamboangueño," starts at 5 p.m. at the Mayor Vitaliano Agan Coliseum.

2-day open dart tournament in Zamboanga

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 09:48 p.m.

DART enthusiasts from the region and other parts of Mindanao will square off in the two-day Open Dart tournament in Zamboanga City.

ZPRAA security plan ready

Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 08:52 p.m.

CARRYING of backpacks in all venues of the Zamboanga Peninsula Athletic Association (ZPRAA) 2015 is not allowed, said a top police official.

Pagadian hosts regional sports meet

Friday, February 20, 2015 - 07:35 p.m.

FIVE thousand athletes, coaches and sports officials are expected to take part in this year's Zamboanga Peninsula Regional Athletic Association (ZPRAA) meet in Pagadian City beginning February 25.

Sepak Takraw training center to rise soon

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:45 p.m.

THE Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) and the Provincial Government of Zamboanga del Sur have signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for the establishment of a training center for Sepak Takraw's Philippine Team in the province.

The MOA was signed during the four-day Batang Pinoy-Mindanao Leg from September 10-14 in Zamboanga City.

GenSan rules Batang Pinoy-Mindanao Leg

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 09:21 p.m.

THE athletic delegation of the General Santos City grabbed the champion as they ruled in the recently-concluded four-day Batang Pinoy-Mindanao Leg.

The Batang Pinoy-Mindanao Leg was held from September 10-14 in Pagadian City.

Batang Pinoy reels off in Pagadian City

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 08:31 p.m.

ALL is set for the holding of the four-day Batang Pinoy-Mindanao Leg, which will kick off Wednesday in Pagadian City, the capital of Zamboanga del Sur.   Lawyer Jay Alano, Batang Pinoy Project director, said almost 3,000 athletes from the different parts of Mindanao have registered to participate in the Batang Pinoy as of Tuesday.

Zamboanga joins Batang Pinoy-Mindanao leg

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 11:40 p.m.

ZAMBOANGUEÑO athletes are finalizing the preparation to join in the forthcoming four-day Batang Pinoy-Mindanao leg athletic competition in the region.

City Sports Development Officer Dr. Cecilia Atilano said the Batang Pinoy-Mindanao leg is scheduled to be held next week from September 10-14 in Pagadian City.

‘Batang Pinoy’ set in Pagadian

Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 10:04 p.m.

PAGADIAN City, the capital of Zamboagna del Sur, is playing host to this year’s “Batang Pinoy” Mindanao Qualifying Leg.

Cheerdance competition set Monday

Monday, February 24, 2014 - 12:17 a.m.

HORDES of people are expected to flock to the Mayor Vitaliano Agan Coliseum Monday afternoon for the Inter-School Open Cheerdance Competition in line with the 77th Dia de Zamboanga celebration on Wednesday.

‘Dia de Zamboanga’ sports event set

Sunday, February 23, 2014 - 01:38 a.m.

THE local government is holding a four-sport event as part of the “Dia de Zamboanga” (Zamboanga Day) celebration on Wednesday, February 26.

Pagadian City is Prisaa 2014 champ

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 08:55 p.m.

THE athletic delegation from Pagadian City has emerged as the champion in the recently-concluded Private Schools Athletic Association 2014 (Prisaa) held in Dipolog City.

Prisaa-Zamboanga 2014 reels off

Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 10:47 p.m.

THOUSANDS of athletes, high school and college students, are participating in this year’s regional Private Schools Athletic Association (Prisaa) in Dipolog City, the capital of Zamboanga del Norte.

City sends 113-man delegation to Batang Pinoy

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 - 11:45 p.m.

A LOCAL sports official is optimistic that the Zamboanga City delegation participating in the five-day Batang Pinoy sports competition will bring home medals.

5 Zamboangueño athletes commended

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 10:28 p.m.

THE City Government is now processing the necessary documents for the grant of cash incentives to five Zamboangueño athletes who reaped medals in the recently-concluded 27th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games.

This move came as Mayor Ma. Isabelle Climaco-Salazar commended the athletes for giving honor to the city in the field of international sports -- -SEA Games, which was held from December 11 to 22 in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar.

City set for ‘Juego na Zamboanga’

Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 11:27 p.m.

ALL is set for the holding of the athletic division meet dubbed as “Juego na Zamboanga” next week in this city.

However, for the first time in the history of this city the athletic division meet will be held outside the Joaquin Enriquez Memorial Sports Complex as the facility still houses 2,848 families displaced by the standoff.

Zafa bested other powerhouse teams

Saturday, June 8, 2013 - 10:14 p.m.

THE Zamboanga Football Association (Zafa) has bested the other powerhouse football teams from the country’s top universities in the Chris Monfort Memorial Cup, which was recently held in Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU).

The Zamboanga football delegation, aside from the national title, also emerged as the third place winner in the Dipolog Centennial Football Festival under the women’s category and also third place winner in the Master’s category.

Differently-abled athletes haul medals in PSC-PHILSPADA

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 - 10:02 p.m.

THE members of the Zamboanga City chapter of the Philippine Sports Association for the Differently-Abled (Philspada), who participated in the recently concluded 2nd PSC-Philspada Para National Games, have brought pride and honor to this city.

The group from Zamboanga City, headed by president Teddy Kahil, have won six gold and seven bronze medals.

Coca-Cola sets Young Stars Cage Tournament

Sunday, March 3, 2013 - 08:46 p.m.

THE Coca Cola Young Stars Cage Tournament, for the first time ever, will be held in Zamboanga City and would feature young basketball enthusiasts.

Federacion de Basketbolista de Zamboanga (FBZ) president Pedro Alfaro Jr., who was tapped to organize and stage the tournament, said the competition will be held next month.

2-day dart tournament set in Zamboanga City

Friday, February 15, 2013 - 09:27 p.m.

DART enthusiasts from all over Zamboanga Peninsula region will see action in the two-day Open Dart Tournament slated to be held in Zamboanga City.

The tournament, which will be held from February 22 to 23, is one of the activities lined up for the celebration of the 76th Charter Day celebration of the city.