By: MAY ANN M. JUMUAD,PhD
Education Program Supervisor-English & SPFL
DepEd Division of Davao City
The 2017 Davao Regional Athletic Association (DAVRAA) Meet closed another season with ‘Davao City Durians’ taking home the overall championship in a closing and awarding ceremonies held March 24 at Mati City Sports Complex.Check out the final
medal tally for the 2017 DAVRAA Meet
Davao City ran away with the title once again with a final medal tally of 126 golds, 105 silvers, and 76 bronzes, according to the Department of Education, Region XI final and official result on Friday, March 24.
Coming in second is Tagum City with 62 golds, 48 silvers, and 65 bronzes. Panabo City came in third place finish this year with a 39-43-72 medal haul.
Digos City showed fierce competitiveness with a 39-34-45 medal tally, good for 4th place.
Davao del Norte and Davao del Sur finished fifth and sixth with 25-23-39 and 17-25-38 medal standing respectively. Compostela Valley came in 7th place with 16-28-67 medal count with Davao Oriental (10-15-18), Davao Occidental (6-14-18),Mati City (6-10-20),and IGACOS (1-3-5) completing the cast placing 8th, 9th , 10th,and last in the league.
Dr. Maria Ines C. Asuncion, CESO VI, Schools Division Superintendent of Davao City Division beams with pride as she receives the award. “This is a great accomplishment of the entire Davao City Division. I am very proud of my team. We invested so much for this and we hope to keep on improving year after year, “said Asuncion.