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-