Sixteen women’s teams from Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao have arrived and ready to clash in the 5th Pinay in Action Cup at the Mariano Perdices Coliseum starting tomorrow.
This was confirmed during the press conference held this afternoon at Bethel Guest House with the organizers and officials of the City of Dumaguete.
Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo has invited sports enthusiasts and the general public to watch the matches and cheer for their teams whole day tomorrow until Sunday.
Senator Pia Cayetano will officially open the tournament with Mayor Remollo on Saturday 10:00 AM.
Assistant City Administrator Dr. Dinno T. Depositario said that Dumaguete City, which was proclaimed as the Sport Tourism Organizer of the year in the country for the second time, will be hosting more sports events in the coming months, aside from PIA Cup, to include CVIRAA and ASEAN Schools Games in November.
The following teams are seeing action beginning tomorrow.
1. UP WOMEN’S FOOTBALL TEAM X (Manila)
2. UP WOMEN’s FOOTBALL TEAM Y (Manila)
3. UNIVERSITY OF STO. TOMAS A (Manila)
4. UNIVERSITY OF STO. TOMAS B (Manila)
1. BAYAWAN CITY FOOTBALL CLUB (Bayawan City, Negros Oriental)
2. FUTBOLERAS FOOTBALL CLUB (Negros Oriental)
3. SILLIMAN UNIVERSITY WOMEN’S FOOTBALL TEAM (Dumaguete City)
4. KACHELLA FOOTBALL CLUB (Dumaguete City)
5. TAYUD UNITED FOOTBALL CLUB (Cebu City)
6. SIBULAN FOOTBALL CLUB
Island Group: Mindanao
1. UP MINDANAO WOMEN’S FOOTBALL TEAM (Davao)
2. RED CORALS UNITED FOOTBALL CLUB HERMUSORAS (Zamboanga City)
3. DAPITAN FOOTBALL CLUB (Dapitan)
4. DIPOLOG BAD BONITAS (Dipolog)
5. FC95 ILIGAN CITY (Iligan City)
6. STONEFIELD FOOTBALL CLUB DAMAS (Ozamis City, Misamis Occidental)