Laoag City Hosted the first game for Sirib Basketball Tournament 2016
As apartof Ilocos Norte Provincial project, Laoag City hosted the opening program and first day game of Sirib Basketball Tournament 2016 last May 10, 2016 at the Multi-Purpose Center. This project promotes camaraderie among players from different towns and city of District 1 such as Bacarra, Carasi, Laoag City, Pagudpud, Pasuquin, Sarrat ,Dumalneg, Bangui, Adams and Vintar.
These first district towns are to compete in the tournament versus the District 2 and the winner will be declared as the Provincial Champion.
A welcoming speech and message done by the city Mayor of Laoag, Hon. Chevylle V. Farinas enlightened up the atmosphere right before the ceremonial toss to officially start the league and to support Laoag City basketball team.
Above all, a big credit of gratitude is given to the Laoag City Government under the City Mayor Hon. Chevylle V. Farinas, and the Vice Mayor, Hon. Michael V. Farinas for the undying assistance and support to our city’s basketball representatives, to Mr. Hipolito A. Salva, the sports and games Regulations Officer of the City Government, and to Mr. Bernardino Rodillas, head of the City Community Affairs Department.
The program was made possible by the Ilocos Norte Provincial Government, Sirib Express, and the different sports coordinators of different towns, the Various Coaching staff from different towns and basketball players for their fair participation.