Friday, February 22, 2013

Loyola Meralco Sparks to play friendly with North Mariana Islands National Team

Press Release:

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The Loyola Meralco Sparks FC would like to invite you to watch the friendly match we are hosting this Saturday, February 23, 2013 between the Loyola Meralco Sparks and the Northern Mariana Islands Men's National Football Team.

Kickoff is at 4:00 PM and the venue will be the FEU-FERN Diliman Football Field.

The Northern Mariana Islands Men’s National Football Team is under the EAFF (East Asian Football Federation) and a provisionary member of the AFC. They are a US territory located North of Guam.

They will also be playing Japan Soccer College prior to flying to Manila arriving the morning of the 23rd at 9:00 AM. The team will be sporting an all black kit. Their team manager is Norman del Rosario.

Thank you very much and we look forward to seeing you there. 

Sunday, February 3, 2013

More Pictures for the Kia Amateur Australian Open 2013 Melbourne

Philippine tennis stars Johnny Arcilla and Clarice Patrimonio recently represented the country in the 2013 Kia Amateur Australian Open, held on January 25-26 in Melbourne, Australia.

Here are some of the pics, all copyright 2013 Kia Motors Corporation.

Here is a group pic prior to the start of the round robin stages, which took place in Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club in Kooyong, Victoria, Australia.

Clarice Patrimonio in action.

Team Philippines bagged second place in the Team Event category, truly a remarkable feat! Note that this is the very first time the country joined this tournament. Hope Kia Motors sends another team next year!

The winners of the Team Category: host country Australia.

A group picture of all participants in the hallowed Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne Park on the final day. Johnny Arcilla is fourth from the left. Can you see Clarice?

Kudos to Kia Motors for organizing such a wonderful tournament!