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Senior High School Students Win Big In World Scholar's Cup

Posted 17 July 2019 01:43 PM

PAREF Southridge SHS team bagged a number of medals from the recently concluded Regional rounds of The World Scholar's Cup (WSC), an international team academic program participated in by students from over 82 countries, held at Southville International School last July 14 and 15, 2019. The team qualified for the next round (the Global Rounds) which will be held in Resort World Manila this September.

The World Scholar's Cup aims to build "a global community of future scholars and leaders", and allow its participants to "discover strengths and skills they never knew they had." It focuses on bringing students from different cultures together to discuss issues and ideas relevant to today. This year's theme focuses on the "World of Margins."

Here are the members of the Southridge team and their corresponding awards:

Kenneth Ulric Rance (2 Silver Medals)

- Debate Champion: Senior Silver Medal

- Team Debate: Senior Silver Medal

Albert Matthew Alejo (1 Gold Medal, 3 Silver Medals)

- Debate Champion: Senior Silver Medal

- Writing Champion: Senior Gold Medal

- Team Debate: Senior Silver Medal

- Team Writing: Senior Silver Medal

Roque Alberto Mercado (6 Silver Medals)

- Debate Champion: Senior Silver Medal

- Team Bowl: Senior Silver Medal

- Challenge Medal: Silver in Special Area

- Challenge Medal: Silver in Literature

- Challenge Medal: Silver in Social Studies

- Team Writing: Senior Silver Medal

Kearney Owain Escalante (3 Silver Medals)

- Debate Champion: Senior Silver Medal

- Team Debate: Senior Silver Medal

- Team Writing: Senior Silver Medal

Sid Alfred Gamboa (1 Gold Medal, 3 Silver Medals)

- Debate Champion: Senior Gold Medal

- Writing Champion: Senior Silver Medal

- Team Debate: Senior Silver Medal

- Team Writing: Senior Silver Medal

Juan Pablo Abola (4 Gold Medals, 4 Silver Medals)

- Debate Champion: Senior Gold Medal

- Writing Champion: Senior Silver Medal

- Challenge Medal: Silver in Special Area

- Challenge Medal: Silver in History

- Challenge Medal: Gold in Science

- Team Debate: Senior Silver Medal

- School Top Scholar: Gold

- Champion Scholar: Senior Gold Medal

Noah Limlengco (1 Gold Medal, 5 Silver Medals)

- Team Bowl: Senior Silver Medal

- Writing Champion: Senior Gold Medal

- Challenge Medal: Silver in Science

- Challenge Medal: Silver in Literature

- Challenge Medal: Silver in Arts and Music

- Team Writing: Senior Silver Medal

John Carmelo Bancod (3 Silver Medals)

- Team Bowl: Senior Silver Medal

- Writing Champion: Senior Silver Medal

- Team Writing: Senior Silver Medal

Simon Justin Haygood (1 Gold Medal, 1 Silver Medal)

- Writing Champion: Senior Gold Medal

- Team Debate: Senior Silver Medal

We wish the team all the best as they compete in the Global round. Go Admirals!