Negros tankers haul
26 gold medals
Negros Occidental swimmers harvested 26 gold, 17 silver, and six bronze medals from the Panaad pool yesterday to strengthen the host province’s bid for a 19th overall championship in the 2012 Western Visayas Regional Athletic Association Meet at the Panaad Park and Sports Stadium in Brgy. Mansilingan, Bacolod City.
The Negrense swimmers showed their dominance by taking the gold in 200m elementary and boys and girls’ and 400m secondary boys and girls’ freestyle, 100m elementary girls’ and 100m secondary girls’ backstroke, 50m elementary boys and girls’ and 200m boys and girls’ butterfly, all four divisions in 4x50m medley relay, 50m elementary boys and girls’ and 200m secondary girls’ breastroke, all four divisions in 200m medley, 100m elementary girls and 100m secondary boys and girls’ free, 4x100m elementary boys and girls and 4x100m secondary girls’ medley relay.