University of the Philippines Los Baños
Tuesday, 20 March 2018 09:38

CEAT, CAFS, CAS dominate Palarong UPLB

Palaro CEAT

Palarong UPLB 2018, the annual University sports tournament, concluded on Mar 16 at the Copeland Gymnasium with the big wins of three Colleges: the College of Engineering and Agro-Industrial Technology (CEAT); the College of Agriculture and Food Science (CAFS); and the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS).

CEAT seized the championship title for the students’ division with a total score of 1,930 points. CAFS and CAS placed first and second-runners up in this category with 1,825 and 1,822 points, respectively.

Palaro CAFS

On the other hand, CAFS was proclaimed champion of the faculty and staff division with a total score of 1,370 points. Coming in at second place was the Blue Champs, composed of offices under CAS, with a score of 1,136 points. CEAT ended up third with a score of 1,078.

In the closing program, Palarong UPLB 2018 host, the College of Forestry and Natural Resources, led by its dean, Dr. Willie p. Abasolo, formally turned over the hosting of next year’s Palaro to the College of Economics and Management. The latter’s associate dean, Prof. Karen P. Quilloy, expressed CEM’s commitment to make the 2019 sports event successful and called for everyone to fully support it. (Jessa Jael S. Arana)