7 schools, 22 events in 26th SCUAA-NCR

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jul 26 2013 06:45 PM | Updated as of Jul 27 2013 02:45 AM

MANILA -- The 26th State Colleges & Universities Athletic Association-National Capital Region (SCUAA-NCR) Sporting events will be held in December, according to a Philippine State College of Aeronautics (PhilSCA) executive.

Chairman/executive board of 26th SCUAA-NCR, PhilSCA president said the games are scheduled to take place from December 2 to 6, 2013.

This year's slogan is "Moving Ahead Towards Sports Excellence.

Before the tournament proper, there will be an opening ceremony on November 26, 2013 at 3 pm at the Quirino Grandstand. Invited as guest of honor is Senator Pia Cayetano.

Aside from PhilSCA, other participating colleges and universities are:

  • Rizal Technological University (RTU)
  • Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP)
  • Eulogio "Amang" Rodriguez Institute of Science and Technology (Earist)
  • Technological University of the Philippines (TUP)
  • Philippine Normal College (PNC)
  • Marikina Polytechnic College (MPC)

Dr. Ramirez said that there will 22 sports events to be contested. -Marlon Bernardino-