FEDERATION OF SCHOOLS SPORTS ASSOCIATION OF THE PHILIPPINES
FEDERATION OF SCHOOLS SPORTS ASSOCIATION OF THE PHILIPPINES Sends Philippine Athletics at World University Games
August 17, 2017
FEDERATION OF SCHOOLS SPORTS ASSOCIATION OF THE PHILIPPINES will send 15 Athletes to the World University Games in Taipei. In addition, the team will be accompanied by Former National Head Coach Joseph Sy. However, the games are held at the same time as the SEA Games in Kuala Lumpur. In addition, the talents were selected from a selection of upcoming athletes from Colleges all around the country.
Above all, it is a strong team consisting of Four Former National Athletes Louielyn ‘Lot Lot’ Pamatian and Karen Twiste Janario of UST,, Jaime Mejia (UP)..And Felyn Dolloso (DLSU Dasmarinas). In addition, the team also features one Fil-Heritage Connor Henderson who took the silver medal in the national open in the 400 Hurdles. Karen Janario holds the National Junior Record in the 100 Hurdles.
While several other athletes were also selected by the screening committee. But didn’t join due to not being able to secure passports lacked permission from guardian coaches or lacked funds for the trip. Therefore a list of 35 was reduced to 15 for the reasons stated.
Here is the FEDERATION OF SCHOOLS SPORTS ASSOCIATION OF THE PHILIPPINES line-up for the Universiade:
- CAONG, Carlo S. DISCUS THROW (College of Saint Benilde)
- DELA PENA, Aristeo LONG JUMP 4X100M RELAY (Arellano University)
- GO, Yuhei 100 METER 200 METER 4X100M RELAY (Xavier College, Cagayan De Oro)
- HENDERSON, Connor Alexander 400M HURDLES (University of Glasgow, Scotland)
- KAUFMAN, Sean Michael D. 100 METER 200 METER 4X100M RELAY (Univ of the Philippines)
- MEJIA, Jaime Immanuel D. 110M HURDLE 400MHURDLE (Univ of the Philippines)
- PABLO, Rogil V. LONG JUMP TRIPLE JUMP 4X100M RELAY (College of Saint Benilde)
- PRADO, Lloyd O. 5000 METER (College of Saint Benilde)
- VERGEL, Alvin John K.B. 110M HURDLE 4X100M RELAY (DLSU Taft)
- CAPIOSO, Ma. Elizabeth E. 20KM WALK (Univ of the Philippines)
- DOLLOSO, Felyn S. LONG JUMP TRIPLE JUMP 4X100M RELAY (DLSU Dasmarinas, Cavite)
- JANARIO, Karen 100M HURDLE 200 METER 4X100M RELAY (University of Santo Tomas)
- MALONZO, Jeremiah Angela C. 100 METER 200 METER 4X100M RELAY (Univ of Philippines)
- OBANON, Jingky M. 400 METER 4X100M RELAY (Rizal Technical University)
- PAMATIAN, Louielyn C. 800 METER (University of Santo Tomas)
World University Games Athletics Selection
Regarding World University Games Athletics in August 2017 in Taipei.
Please email me expressions of interest to
We can enter a maximum of 2 per event.
Please email your name, school, contact number, coach, coach contact number, event, and best performance, and the date and meet of performance.
1. The athlete should have a phi passport
2. An athlete should be studying at University or recognized Tertiary institution.
3. The athlete should be 18 to 25.
4. Performances should be within the last 6 months.
5. as this coincides with sea games, athletes won’t be able to attend both meets.
all entries are subject to screening and approval by the organizing and selection panel.
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