AJ Madrigal: #BatangGilas #BatangMarinduqueno

AJ Madrigal, #BatangMarinduqueno Matapos maipanalo ang Pilipinas sa katatapos lamang na 2016 Southeast Asia Basketball Association Under-18 (SEABA U18) Championship na ginanap sa Medan, Indonesia noong Abril 23-28, 2016, masaya namang nagbabakasyon ngayon ang isa sa mga Batang Gilas, #BatangMarinduqueno na si Alain Jetro “AJ” Madrigal kasama ang kanyang pamilya sa Kahuna Beach Resort sa San Juan, La Union. AJ shows his passion in sports through surfing Maliban sa basketball ipinakita ni AJ ang iba pa n’yang talento at hilig sa sport kagaya ng surfing. AJ with his family Posted…

Batang Gilas Bags the SEABA U18 Gold in Indonesia: Marinduquenos Cheer for AJ Madrigal

Marinduque’s great pride, Alain Jethro Madrigal The Philippine national youth basketball team, Batang Gilas, captured the Gold Medal in the 2016 Southeast Asia Basketball Association Under-18 (SEABA U18) Championship held in Medan, Indonesia April 23-28, 2016. Countries that vied for the championship are the Philippines, host Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand. The tournament serves as the qualifier for the FIBA Asia U-18 tilt in Tehran, Iran on July 15-24. Batang Gilas SEABA U18 roster Batang Gilas won 6 straight games including the Finals where they beat Thailand by 37…

An Inspiring Message from Bryll: Cum Laude, Laking Marinduque

Family of Bryll Par Before I went to college when I was 16 years old, I didn’t know what course and what institution I will pick to be the place that will mold me and will be my home for 5 years. As you may all know, I am not a star student during high school and elementary, I am always an average student contented in what he gets in every grading period. I never expected that destiny will lead me to this institution, to National University-Manila, the place that…

Look: This girl is on fire

“I am a firefighter, not a firewoman,” is how Inspector Beverly May P. Grimaldo, 25, the Station Commander of the San Lazaro Fire Station introduces herself. With that kind of introduction, Inspector Grimaldo dismisses right away the notion that she is just another pretty face in the workplace. Not that the distaff side is a common sight at fire stations. In fact, we rarely find women in this job. So why did she choose this job? Grimaldo’s determination probably comes from her upbringing in Marinduque as a policeman’s daughter. In…