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Gr.6 stud bags bronze in Palarong Pambansa 2017

posted Sep 28, 2017, 7:34 AM by ethel samson


          “Try and try until you succeed.” This is what Annika Diwa believed and eventually shown in lawn tennis singles event as she won silver in Palarong Pambansa 2017 held at San Jose, Antique on April 23-29, 2017.


            Annika won against Western Visayas in the first round with the score 8-1; 2nd round against Central Visayas 8-4; 3rd round against Northern Mindanao 8-0; until she vowed to National Capital Region (NCR) with the score 5-8.


            “This is what I am hoping and praying for is to win an award in Palarong Pambansa. Last year, I’ve got the chance to represent our region but unfortunately I did not win any awards but here I am now, I won bronze! I am so happy! All my hard works paid off! God is good all the time! Annika exclaimed.


            This is the 2nd time for her to compete in Palarong Pambansa. She started playing lawn tennis at the age of 8 with his father, Mr. Melchor Diwa who served as her mentor/ trainor.