1st JGFP Interschool National Finals 2024 : Manolo Fortich Nat’l High School are Sr High School Champs

Kiara Montebon, Athena Batican score girls’ crowns for Team Mindanao The Manolo Fortich National High School rocked the inaugural JGFP Interschool National Finals by winning the Senior High crown at the Caliraya Springs Golf & Country Club in Cavinti, Laguna on Sunday, February 11, 2024. Keith Pagalan rode on a good start to shoot a …

CDO in Agoda’s Top 5 most searched PH Travel Destinations in 2024

Cagayan de Oro is among the Philippines top 5 most searched travel destinations for  2024, according to the travel booking online platform Agoda. Agoda’s 2024’s “Philippines’ New Horizons” is a list of local destinations most searched by travelers year-on-year, who used agoda.com for search, travel and hotel bookings. “While the Philippines’ well-loved destinations continue to attract their fair share of …

Quid pro quo, sudden death dramas electrify JGFP Mindanao Pueblo Junior Open

Junior Golf at Pueblo de Oro got off to a sizzling start as the matches went down to the wire for both the boys and girls marquee divisions during the second leg of the Mindanao Open held January 9-11, 2023 in Cagayan de Oro City. In the girls marquee 15-18 division, it was a friendly …

Rising Stars of Oro Sports 2023

Lest this short brief be mistaken as a comprehensive take on Kagay-anons who made us proud in the national and international arena of sports, let me clarify this is just a very short list of those whom I had the honor and privilege to write about. Furthermore, I chose to write about our young rising …

Pueblo de Oro, Del Monte host 75th Diamond Edition of PAL Interclub Golf Championships

Philippine Airlines has selected Cagayan de Oro and Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon as the twin venues for the Diamond Anniversary Edition of the Philippine Airlines Interclub golf team championships to be held on February 19-March 4, 2024. Hosting the tournament are Northern Mindanao’s two premier golf course – Pueblo de Oro Golf & Country Club, situated …

2023 JGFP Mindanao Inter-School Golf Championship successfully hosted by Pueblo, Del Monte for 1st time

For the first time ever, Pueblo de Oro Golf and Country Club in Cagayan de Oro City and Del Monte Golf and Country Club in Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon hosted the Junior Golf Foundation of the Philippines (JGFP) Mindanao Inter-School Golf Championship. Del Monte Golf and Country Club hosted the event on 28 & 29 October …

Oro PTA Nazareth Kids finish strong in 40th PCA Open Age Group Championships

The Cagayan de Oro delegation to the 40th Philippine Columbian Association Open Age Group Championships led by the Philippine Tennis Academy kids put up a good showing in the tournament held recently at PCA Sports Club Complex at Plaza Dilao, Paco, Manila. Philippine Tennis Academy (PTA) is a grassroots program based in Nazareth Tennis Courts, Bgy. …

PCC honors The Outstanding Pilgrimians 2023 on 75th Diamond Foundation Anniversary

Pilgrim Christian College (PCC) honored 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐎𝐮𝐭𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐏𝐢𝐥𝐠𝐫𝐢𝐦𝐢𝐚𝐧𝐬 (𝐓𝐎𝐏) 𝐀𝐰𝐚𝐫𝐝𝐞𝐞𝐬 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟑 on the occasion of the school’s 75th Diamond Foundation Anniversary. The Awarding Ceremony was held Friday, November 24, 2023 at the PCC Auditorium. The Outstanding Pilgrimians (TOP) 2023 are the following: Dr. Fausto S. Abella (Coll’09/PE’23) for Business Education; Rev. Cleto P. Bacarro, Jr. (HS’84) for Religious Vocation; Eiko Hazel Acuña-Belsky (HS’73) for Global Filipino Professional; Hon. Vergito …

Introducing the Amazing Men & Women of Cagayan de Oro City

Here, at long last, is a primer for the younger generation of Kagay-anons, as well as those of us, getting up in years, who could be a tad wiser after going through this book, about who those pioneers who made our city were. Gwendolyn Ramos Garcia relates how she came up with the idea for “The Amazing …

The Lion King : Who is Kagay-anon MMA Sensation Moises Ilogon?

On November 3, 2023, a Kagay-anon MMA fighter based in Qatar won his debut MMA fight with a third round technical knockout on the undercard of ONE Friday Fights 39 at the Lumpinee Boxing Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand. Moises Lois Ilogon, a.k.a. The Lion King, won his third straight professional MMA bout to keep his record …