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Dela Pena bags UAAP long jump gold

Three-peat seeking Arellano University's Aristeo dela Pena won the long jump gold yesterday at the start of the 93rd NCAA track and field competition at the Philsports oval in Pasig City.
Dela Pena leapt 7 meters, besting San Sebastian College's Ronald Canaria and Mapua’s Angelo Esguerra, who took the silver and bronze with jumps of 6.90m and 6.80m, respectively.
Jessie Boy Bayan delivered a silver in the pole vault with 3.80m in the event topped by Letrans Harvey Unico, who took the gold in 4m.
Mapua’s Dave Geraldino grabbed the bronze in 3.40m.
No less than Philippine Amateur Track and Field Association (Patafa) president Philip Ella Juico graced the opening of the three-day meet.

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