NLEX pips Kia for 2-0 start

first_imgLATEST STORIES Marcosian mode: Duterte threatens to arrest water execs ‘one night’ 787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcano End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend Indian national gunned down in Camarines Sur Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next ‘I’m out!’: PewDiePie releases last video before taking break from YouTube McGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC return Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Kawhi Leonard, Clippers rally to beat Pelicans OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ‘a duplicitous move’ – Lacson MOST READ Kia forced the issue and cut the deficit to five, 98-93, with Markeith Cummings converting on a three-point play with less than 20 seconds left in the game but Kevin Alas iced the game from the free throw line for NLEX’s final two points.“We relaxed too early and our execution was bad in the last quarter,” said Guiao. “We lost focus.’Aaron Fuller led NLEX with 24 points and 19 boards while Kevin Alas and Carlo Lastimosa added 13 points apiece.Cummings had a game-high 30 points and 15 rebounds to lead the Picanto.ADVERTISEMENT “It’s a nice feeling to put together a winning streak, the confidence level is getting better,” said NLEX head coach Yeng Guiao. “We were really excited before this game because there is something good that is happening within the team.”“We are getting good and balanced effort from everybody, and aside from the balance we have an import that is giving us the scoring consistently.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’The Road Warriors, though, didn’t cruise to the victory as their 27-point lead, 78-51, at the start of the third quarter slowly dissipated until the final minute of the game. As, his team struggled to maintain its lead in the final period Guiao was called with two technical fouls in a span of 54 seconds and he walked off the playing floor with 4:19 left in the game. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netNLEX stopped Kia in its tracks and chalked up its second straight win in the PBA Governors’ Cup, 100-93, Saturday at Mall of Asia Arena.The Road Warriors improved to 2-0 while the Picanto fell to 0-2.ADVERTISEMENT After hot game, Pessumal guarantees SEAG gold for Gilas in KL LeBron James scores 31 points, Lakers beat Rockets View commentslast_img read more

PIX: TIR CHONAILL AC HOLD SUCCESSFUL SUMMER CAMP

first_imgEighty young athletes enjoyed five days of athletic activity/coaching when the annual Tir Chonaill AC summer camp  was held in the spacious grounds of the Abbey Voc School Donegal Town from Monday 4th to Friday 8th July.Camp Director Jackie Harvey and club coaches/teachers and club leaders, ensured that the young athletes had an enjoyable and challenging time.The comprehensive five days programme included coaching and instruction in Art, Dance [Celli and Sean Nos], Gymnastics, trampoleening, Volleyball,Basketball, Badminton,Soccer, Gaelic Football and Tag Rugby skills plus minor games/activities eg unihoc/dodge ball/orienteering/target and board games. Track and field skills/events were also introduced to the older age groups i.e. Jumps –High/Long/Triple Jump and Pole Vault;Throws Shot/Discus/Javelin/Hammer and Sprints /Hurdles.The camp culminated with with a visit to the local Bumble bees activity fun arena and a McDonalds Athletics Jamboree.The club would lie to thank the following for thier invaluable assistance during the week.Club leaders Sean Kerrs, Christopher Doherty, Mark McGuiness,Kate McCarthy,Barry Quigg,Louise Harvey,Kate McGowan, Kelly McGrory, Emma Brady and Hannah  Quinn. Coaches/teachers – Rena Brogan, Vera Haughey,Brenda Morris,Pauric Harvey,Paul O’Gara,Anne McGowan, Ellen Doherty, Selina Stinson,Sharon Thomas, David Doherty and Mary Doherty. Also a word of appreciation for  Kate Duncan/O’Rourke and  Bridgeen McCauley/Bell for assistance with group trip to Bumblebees and to Abbey Voc School Principal Mr McCormick, for use of the schools excellent facilities.PIX: TIR CHONAILL AC HOLD SUCCESSFUL SUMMER CAMP was last modified: July 16th, 2011 by gregShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:PIX: TIR CHONAILL AC HOLD SUCCESSFUL SUMMER CAMPlast_img read more