Zamboanga City wins Karate tourney championship

Bong Garcia

THE Zamboanga City Karatedo team has emerged as the overall champion in the 13th Philippine Karatedo Traditional and Sports (PKTS) Championship.

The tournament was held on Saturday, December 2, at the Sta. Lucia Mall, Cainta, Rizal province.

Hannah Mae Miguel Angeles of the Zamboanga City team harvested three gold medals, the highest number among the city's athletes.

The Zamboanga team reaped a total of 12 gold, five silver and eight bronze medals.

Mayor Maria Isabelle Climaco-Salazar has congratulated the team for winning the championship in the 13th PKTS.

Salazar also thanked the athletes, coaches, the parents and all concerned for their efforts and for bringing honor and fame to Zamboanga City.