ILOILO – Three students of Iloilo National High School were adjudged champion in the recently concluded Provincial Statistic Quiz in Casa Real de Iloilo.
Jon Ric Joseco, James Michael Young and Elian Roi Ledesma received a total of P7,000 cash prize, gold medals and certificates from Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Sr.
The three also made it to the Regional Statistic Quiz as 1st Runner-Up with their coaches Julio Villalon and Maria Aries Pastolero.
As 1st Runner-Up the boys are entitled to receive P10,000 cash reward, silver medals and certificates from the National Economic and Development Authority Region 6.
The awarding for the regional statistic quiz winners will be held on October 29 during the closing ceremonies of the 26th National Statistic Month at the Julibee Hall of Department of Education Iloilo City.
The other winners for the 2015 Provincial Statistic Quiz held last October 23 were the following:
1st Runner-Up — Francis Ner Marañon, Cyril John Tubola, Hyke Maybay of Tigbuan National High School with coaches Sherly Genandoy and Violeta Garay
2nd Runner-Up — Francis Mathew Gappe, Romnick Sulit, Lief Mathieu Tobias of Cabatuan National Comprehensive High School with coach Cherly Roncal
3rd Runner-Up — Kristhel Jane Javier, Patrick Sabid and Niel Joseph Sumido of New Lucena Comprehensive High School with coachs Maria Hanny Sangcada and Cristie Sumbilla
4th Runner-Up — Joe Vincent Cacay, Leigh Anne Camince and Jessie Mae Camit of Leon National High Schooll with coach Ruben Capalla
The 1st runner-up received P5000, silver medals and certificates. The 2nd to 4th runners-up, on the other hand, received P4,000, P3,000 and P2,000 and bronze medals, respectively.
Statistic Officer II Mary Ann Llauderes of Provincial Planning and Development Office said the provincial statistic quiz is held yearly since 2013 and the champion automatically represents the province in the regional quiz.
This 2015, a total of 58 schools in the province vie for the top posts, while in the previous years, 47 (2014) and 45 (2013) schools participated. The Provincial Statistic Quiz is organized by Provincial Planning and Development Office headed by Mario Nillos. JAN