NU, San Beda collide for Filoil juniors crown Rick Olivares (Philstar.com) - June 20, 2019 - 2:36pm MANILA, Philippines — Nazareth School of National University and San Beda University turned back separate foes to advance to the championship round of the Juniors division of the Filoil Flying v Preseason Cup. The NU Bullpups took control in the third period to send the Lyceum of the Philippines University Pirates packing with a 100-87 win in the semifinals at the Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan. The San Beda Red Cubs prevailed of the University of Perpetual Help System Dalta Junior Altas, 97-82. NU survived an early barrage of triples from LPU where four straight long bombs were hit by Mark Santos, Jearolan Omandac and Mac Guadaña for a 36-29 lead. The Bullpups responded with three consecutive lay-ups by Rheinard Jumamoy, Harley Alarcon and Echo Laure to reduce the deficit to one right before the … [Read more...] about NU, San Beda collide for Filoil juniors crown
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San Beda-Adamson, DLSU-LPU duke it out in Filoil semis Rick Olivares (Philstar.com) - June 19, 2019 - 12:46pm MANILA, Philippines – The last four teams standing in the Filoil Flying V Preseason Cup battle it out in the semifinals on Thursday at the Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan. The De La Salle Green Archers, who laid waste to Letran in an incandescent fourth period in the quarterfinals, face the wounded Lyceum of the Philippines University Pirates at 2 p.m. The Pirates outlasted gritty Centro Escolar University in the final minute and a half to advance to the next round of the win-or-go-home stages of the tournament. The Pirates look to be at a disadvantage to La Salle as they are missing center Mike Nzeusseu, who is out for the next two weeks with a hand injury. There is a possibility that backup center Jerwin Guinto and guard Jaycee Marcelino might not play due to various ailments. Guinto was injured prior to the … [Read more...] about San Beda-Adamson, DLSU-LPU duke it out in Filoil semis
Bacojo sparkles in Asean chess Joey Villar (The Philippine Star) - June 19, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Mark Jay Bacojo topped the individual event blitz Under-14 division and emerged the best Filipino performer with five gold medals to show in the 20th ASEAN Age Group Chess Championships in Myanmar. Bacojo, from Dasmariñas, Cavite, was the runaway winner in his division as he scored 8.5 points, 1.5 points ahead of silver medal winner Le Tri Kien of Vietnam and two points clear of fellow Phl bet and bronze medalist Chester Neil Reyes. The team of Bacojo, Reyes and Jerish John Velarde also took the blitz team gold. Bacojo’s other wins came in the individual standard event where he earned a FIDE Master title, the team standard with Reyes and Velarde and the individual rapid event. He missed a sixth mint after settling for a silver in the team rapid event with Reyes and Velarde. Christian Mark Daluz … [Read more...] about Bacojo sparkles in Asean chess
Bulldogs close out campaign on high note Joey Villar (The Philippine Star) - May 21, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — SMDC-National University wrapped up its 2019 PBA D-League campaign on a bright note as it turned back University of Perpetual Help System Dalta, 100-74, yesterday at the JCSGO Gym in Cubao, Quezon City. After a miserable start of five straight losses, the Bulldogs strung up four straight wins with Dave Ildefonso, son of former PBA star and now NU assistant Danny Ildefonso, leading this one with a game-high 20 points to close out the tournament with a 4-5 record. John Lloyd Clemente and Patrick Yu chipped in 16 and 13 points, respectively, while Senegalese Issa Gaye bulldozed his way to 11 points, 16 rebounds and three blocks to help the Jamike Jarin-mentored squad book the triumph. The Altas, who were paced by Tonton Peralta’s 18 points, took their seventh loss in nine games. The Bulldogs … [Read more...] about Bulldogs close out campaign on high note
SINGAPORE: Every time freelance writer Clare Lee, 27, uses a changing room when trying on clothes in fashion outlets big and small, she will take a few minutes to inspect every nook and cranny in her cubicle for hidden cameras before feeling safe enough to undress herself.For 27-year-old Fiona, who did not want to give her full name, she will always double-check that the curtains in her bedroom or hotel are fully drawn such that there is not even a teeny-weeny gap for anyone to peek through, and steer clear of unattended baskets in supermarkets.Freelance content creator Hilary See, 27, would refrain from standing near the edge of the escalator where people can look up her skirt, and try to use either a bag or a file to cover the back of her skirt while climbing the stairs.With spycams and phone cameras taking voyeurism to unsavoury new heights, these women are among a growing number of people who have taken extra precautions to protect themselves and their private spaces.As Fiona, … [Read more...] about The Big Read: Singapore’s voyeurism problem – what’s wrong with men, or the world?