Sulapas tops 23rd Provincial Statistical Quiz Bowl
Last November 7, 2014, one college teacher, Miss Frances Dee A. Israel and three college students of Saint Michael College namely Honey Lea Geraldo, Liaphy Arlalejo, and Christian Heart Sulapas went to Tandag City to represent in the 23rd Philippine Statistical Quiz Bowl-Provincial Elimination. The objectives of the said contest were to assess the competency and skills of students in statistics as required from the secondary education curriculum and to generate public awareness on the importance of statistics in all development planning activities.
A total of twelve students coming from different universities and colleges participated in the said contest. The quiz was composed of easy, moderate and difficult questions. The top three placers will represent the province for the 23rd PSQ Regional Finals at Butuan City.
The competition started right after the registration at exactly 2:00 o’clock in the afternoon. Contest procedures were announced by the quiz master. Intense emotions drew the faces of all the freshmen. A trial run was conducted before the start of the easy round. As the competition commenced, each contestant gave attention and focused to every question asked.
The following students won in the said contest:
Champion - Christian Heart A. Sulapas - SMC Cantilan
1st runner up - Judy Ann G. Patiño - SDSSU Main Campus
2nd runner up - Jia June S. Cruza - SDSSU Main Campus
Congratulations to the winners!