Batch ’89 regains top spot in
NOHS bowling tourney
Batch ’89 regained the top spot in team standings of the premier division, as Class ’71 and Batch ’95 lead in category B and C of the Negros Occidental High School General Alumni Homecoming Inter-class Bowlfest for Unity at the Super Lanes of the Goldenfield Commercial Complex in Bacolod City.
With seven more rounds left, the Batch ’89 bowlers again lead the overall standing with a total score of 10,201 points, followed by erstwhile leader Class ’82 with 10,183, and defending champion Class ’73, 10,145.
Rounding out the same division are Batch ’97 with 10,126; Class ’66, 10,110; Class ’84, 9,814; Class ’68, 9,677; Class ’83, 9,619; Class 54/56/59 Combined, 9,612, and Class ’67, 9,547.
Pro boxers asked to submit
medical papers before match
MANILA -- A lawmaker has filed a bill imposing additional requirements before a boxer can be given a license professionally and for boxing matches, a government press release said.
Under House Bill 5799, authored by Cavite Rep. Lani Mercado-Revilla, professional boxers are mandated to submit a medical clearance every six months and insurance coverage of all professional boxers as additional requirements before engaging in a fight.
Mercado-Revilla said under the measure, a professional boxer is directed to submit to the Games and Amusements Board a medical clearance every six months, not later than June 31 and December 31 of every year. Such clearance shall be a requirement for the boxer to continue fighting in boxing matches, the press release said.