Search for Mr and Ms EVRAA kicks off 2010 reg'l sports fest
Tacloban City (March 14) -- The Search for Mr. and Ms. EVRAA 2010 which was held on March 12 at the DepEd Regional Teachers Training Center, kicked off this year's regional sports fest under the auspices of the Eastern Visayas Regional Athletic Association.
Chosen as Ms. EVRAA 2010 was Patty Burger of the Division of Biliran. She was crowned by DepEd Region 8 Regional Director Rose Marie Felicidad Saet and Atty. Tarcelo Sabarre, Jr.
On the other hand, Leyte Division's John Trevor Crucero was crowned as Mr. EVRAA 2010 by Philippine Information Agency Region 8 Director Olive P. Tiu and DepEd ARD Alberto Escobarte.
Ms. Burger and Mr. Crucero vested five other candidates in their respective categories, to win the most coveted title for the biggest annual regional sports fest.
Proclaimed as the Ms. EVRAA and Mr. EVRAA first runners up were Jaclyn Grace Duzon and Arthur Casolan, both of the Ormoc City Division while Samar Division's Harriet Ayala and Biliran's Jean-Mitchel Francisco were cited as the second runners up.
The candidates were judged not only for their over-all physique but for their talent, intelligence and communication skills and sports participation portfolio.
Best in Regional Costume in the two categories were Ms. Patty Burger of Biliran and Mr. John Trevor Crucero of Leyte.
Best in Sportswear were Jaclyn Grace Duzon and Arthur Casolan, both of the Ormoc City Division.
Chosen as Best in Talent were Jaclyn Grace Duzon of Ormoc City Division and Ram Vincent B. Cosipag of Eastern Samar Division.
The board of judges was composed of Atty. Tarcelo Sabarre, Jr., ABS-CBN Tacloban Manager Clifford Nolido and PIA Region 8 Director Olive P. Tiu who served as the chairperson.
This year's EVRAA hosts are the Divisions of Leyte, Ormoc City and Tacloban City. (PIA 8) [top]