Two football teams from Olongapo emerged as champions in two categories in the recent Mayor James “Bong” Gordon Cup held at the East Tapinac Oval Track.A total of 40 teams joined the two-day football festival organized by Olongapo City Zambales Football Association.
First Lady Anne Gordon opened the tournament thru a ceremonial kick together with coaches from the different teams. “Layunin ng tournament na ito na mahikayat ang lahat ng mga kabataan na ma-engaged sa football at sa iba pang klase ng sports para malayo sa masamang bisyo,” said FL Anne.
“Makakatulong din ang ganitong palaro para magkaroon ng bonding time ang mga pamilya na makakatulong sa paglaki ng kanilang mga anak,” FL Anne added.
“Sa pagkakaroon natin ng ganitong tournament, nakakatulong tayo para magkaroon ng well rounded development ang ating mga kabataan,” said Mayor Gordon.
The following are the tournament results:8 UNDER CATEGORYChampion – BASA Football Club-Pampanga1st Runner-Up – Olongapo City Football Club2nd Runner-Up – Tarlac Football Club3rd Runner-Up – Balic-Balic Golden Kicker,Olongapo 10 UNDER CATEGORYChampion – Don Bosco F-Makati1st Runner-Up – BASA Football Club-Pampanga2nd Runner-Up – Olongapo City Football Club 3rd Runner-Up – Tarlac Football Club12 UNDER CATEGORYChampion – Golden Kickers Football Club, Olongapo 1st Runner-Up – Olongapo City Football Club2nd Runner-Up – Don Bosco Football Club3rd Runner-Up – Tarlac Football Club14 UNDER CATEGORYChampion – FRIENDSHIP PAMILYABE-West field, Pampanga1st Runner-Up – Olongapo City Football Club2nd Runner-Up – BASA Football Club3rd Runner-Up – Saint Joseph Football Club, Olongapo 16 UNDER CATEGORYChampion – Olongapo City Football Club1st Runner-Up – Boyog Football Club, Olongapo City2nd Runner-Up – BASA Football Club3rd Runner-Up – Haribol Football Club, Manila MEN’S OPEN CATEGORYChampion – BASA Football Club1st Runner-Up – Olongapo City Football Club2nd Runner-Up – SUBIC Football Club3rd Runner-Up – MAAP- Mariveles, Bataan