Stags sizzle

first_imgFirst GameSSC-R 86—Calisaan 22, Costelo 16, David 14, Capobres 9, Calma 7, Valdez 6, Fabian 5, Ilagan 3, Bulanadi 2, Sangalang 2, Navarro 0, Gayosa 0, Baetiong 0, Meraco 0, Are 0.NU 82—Alejandro 20, Gaye 14, Bartlett 12, Salem 8, Diputado 8, Yu 7, Morido 7, Tibayan 4, Lastimosa 2, Abatayo 0, Mosqueda 0, Aquino 0, Rangel 0, Go 0, Galvelo 0.Quarters: 25-21, 39-36, 60-61, 86-82.Second GameARELLANO 95—Salado 30, Flores 18, Nicholls 13, Canete 13, Villoria 10, Concepcion 5, Abanes 2, Enriquez 2, Taywan 2, Rivero 0, Mecca 0, Padilla 0.EAC 92—Munsayac 27, Onwubere 25, Garcia 14, Bautista 9, Diego 9, I. Mendoza 3, Bugarin 3, Pascua 2, J. Mendoza 0, Neri 0, Tampoc 0, N. Mendoza 0, Guzman 0, Gonzales 0.Quarters: 27-21, 46-47, 66-74, 95-92. Francis Munsayac of EAC eludes the defense of Zach Nicholls of Arellano and soars for a goal. —AUGUST DELA CRUZBig man Michael Calisaan fired 22 points as San Sebastian stunned National University, 86-82, Monday for its fourth straight victory even as Arellano finally barged into the win column in the Filoil Flying V Premier Cup.The 6-foot-4 Calisaan joined forces with diminutive guard Ryan Costelo down the stretch as the Stags sent the Bulldogs crashing to their third straight defeat in the preseason tournament at Filoil Flying V Arena in San Juan.ADVERTISEMENT The Chiefs leaned on Kent Michael Salado’s scoring as they turned back Emilio Aguinaldo College, 95-92.The fleet-footed Salado finished with 30 points, including the marginal baskets, as Arellano finally posted its first win after four straight losses.The Generals’ third defeat in five outings put to waste a stellar performance from Francis Munsayac who had 27 points.Later, CJ Perez led a balanced offensive with 15 points as Lyceum rolled past Perpetual Help, 89-73, to climb to third in Group A with a 5-2 record.SCORESADVERTISEMENT BREAKING: Cop killed, 11 hurt in Misamis Oriental grenade blast LATEST STORIES Pagasa: Storm intensifies as it nears PAR Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students PLAY LIST 01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes BSP survey: PH banks see bright horizon amid dark global recession clouds Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Palace: Duterte to hear out security execs on alleged China control of NGCP BREAKING: Cop killed, 11 hurt in Misamis Oriental grenade blast Global cebu eyes AFC Cup finals MOST READ The Bulldogs looked headed to end their slide when they took a 10-point edge in the third quarter, before TK Ilagan and Costelo combined for three triples that sparked the Stags’ comeback.Costelo nailed two consecutive triples that ignited a killer 13-1 run as the Stags seized control of the match, 79-68, with 4:22 left.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completionSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hosting“It’s good preparation for the season now that we’re starting to win,” said Stags coach Egay Macaraya, whose squad moved up to fourth in Group B with a 4-1 slate. “It only means we’re improving, but we still have a long way to go if we want to contend in the NCAA.”JJ Alejandro led NU with 20 points while Ghanaian center Issa Gaye had 14 and eight rebounds. The Bulldogs dropped to fifth spot in Group B. Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Cayetano dares Lacson, Drilon to take lie-detector test: Wala akong kinita sa SEA Games Lacson: SEA Games fund put in foundation like ‘Napoles case’ Every 18 seconds someone is diagnosed with HIV View commentslast_img read more

London Olympics: Usain Bolt breezes into 200m sprint final

first_imgUsain Bolt is poised to defend his Olympic 200m title on Thursday in a bid to cement his status as a sprint legend. Bolt effortlessly breezed into the 200m final on Wednesday to set up a much-anticipated showdown with his training partner Yohan Blake.The reigning Olympic champion won the second semifinal in 20.18 seconds, racing out of the blocks brilliantly before relaxing down the straight. He jogged the last 70m and seems on course for his second straight 200m gold medal, CMC reports.Bolt again made it clear he is here “to cement my legendary status. I am focused and I am ready”.He said the semifinals was just to “go through as easy as possible” but warned that “I am ready (for the final)” as “this is my event.””The track is fast. It’s going to be a good race, a lot of good competitors.”Blake, who beat Bolt in both sprints at the Jamaica Trials and was second in the men’s 100m, also had it easy in semifinal one.Blake, despite shutting it down after 160 metres, crossed the line in 20.01 ahead of American Wallace Spearmon, who did 20.02 and French man Christophe Lemetre, 3rd in 20.03secs.Blake described the race “as a walk in the park”. Looking to the final set for Thursday, he said “there is always a good chance of winning”.Spearmon said he got a little bit left over from the final, so come that time “you’re definitely going to see something”.Warren Weir, the third Jamaican, also secured his place in the highly anticipated final after crossing the line in 20.28 behind winner Churandi Martina of the Netherlands 20.17. Brendan Christian(Antigua) was fifth in 20.58.advertisementAntoine Adams(Saint Kitts and Nevis) was also qualified while Bahamian Michael Mathieu false started.last_img read more

NIT Kurukshetra invites applications at non-teaching posts

first_imgNational Institute of Technology (NIT), Kurukshetra has invited applications at various non-teaching posts. Candidates can apply latest by September 8.Post details:Total posts: 74 postsPost name:Sr. Students activities and sports officer: 1 postPrincipal Technical Officer: 1 postExecutive Engineer: 1 postMedical Officer: 1 postAssistant Engineer (civil): 1 postAssistant Engineer (Electrical): 1 postJunior Engineer (civil): 1 postJunior Engineer (Electrical): 1 postTechnical Assistant: 27 postsTechnicians: 19 postsLaboratory Assistants: 1 postStudents activities and sports officer assistant: 1 postAccountant: 2 postsSecretary: 1 postStenographers: 4 postsJunior Assistant: 10 postsEligibility criteria: Age limit: Sr. Students activities and sports officer: Candidates should not be more than 45 years.Principal Technical Officer: Candidates should not be more than 45 years.Executive Engineer: Candidates should not be more than 40 years.Medical Officer: Candidates should not be more than 35 years.Assistant Engineer (civil): Candidates should not be more than 36 years.Assistant Engineer (Electrical): Candidates should not be more than 36 years.Junior Engineer (civil): Candidates should not be more than 30 years.Junior Engineer (Electrical): Candidates should not be more than 30 years.Technical Assistant: Candidates should not be more than 30 years.Technicians: Candidates should not be more than 27 years.Laboratory Assistants: Candidates should not be more than 27 years.Students activities and sports officer assistant: Candidates should not be more than 30 years.Accountant: Candidates should not be more than 30 years.Secretary: Candidates should not be more than 30 years.Stenographers: Candidates should not be more than 27 years.Junior Assistant: Candidates should not be more than 27 years.Educational qualification:To know about the qualifications in details, candidates must visit the official website.Pay Scale:Sr. Students activities and sports officer: Rs 15, 600- 39, 100 + GP 8, 000Principal Technical Officer: Rs 15, 600- 39, 100 + GP 7, 600Executive Engineer: Rs 15, 600- 39, 100 + GP 6, 600Medical Officer: Rs 15, 600- 39, 100 + GP 5, 400Assistant Engineer (civil): Rs 9, 300- 34, 800 + GP 4, 600Assistant Engineer (Electrical): Rs 9, 300- 34, 800 + GP 4, 600Junior Engineer (civil): Rs 9, 300- 34, 800 + GP 4, 200Junior Engineer (Electrical): Rs 9, 300- 34, 800 + GP 4, 200Technical Assistant: Rs 9, 300- 34, 800 + GP 4, 200Technicians: Rs 5, 200-20, 00 + GP 2, 000Laboratory Assistants: Rs 5, 200-20, 00 + GP 2, 000Students activities and sports officer assistant: Rs 9, 300- 34, 800 + GP 4, 200Accountant: Rs 9, 300- 34, 800 + GP 4, 200Secretary: Rs 9, 300- 34, 800 + GP 4, 200Stenographers: Rs 5, 200-20, 00 + GP 2, 400Junior Assistant: Rs 5, 200-20, 00 + GP 2, 000How to apply:Candidates are required to send their duly filled application forms to “The Registrar, NIT, Kurukshetra-136119”. Incomplete applications will not be entertained.advertisementApplication fee: Candidates are required to pay an application fee of Rs 200 by cash deposit or Rs 250 by draft in favour of Director, NIT Kurukshetra, payable at SBI, NIT Kurukshetra.last_img read more