Thomasian alumni golfers and the Office of Alumni Relations (OAR) concluded the 5th edition of the Rector’s Cup with a turnover ceremony of tournament proceeds to its student athlete beneficiaries through the Institute of Physical Education and Athletics (IPEA) on April 26, 2023.
OAR Director Asst. Prof. Fredeswindo R. Medina, together with the Tournament Chairman and IPEA alumnus Dr. Adrian Paolo Laurel, and incoming Tournament Director Ar. Eduardo Casares handed over a check amounting to Php 1,300,000.00 to the Institute. It was accepted by the IPEA administrators headed by Director and Regent Rev. Fr. Rodel S. Cansancio, O.P. The proceeds collected will be used for the development programs of the athletes.
The committee assured the group of the tournament’s improvement with more pledges, sponsorships, and a slightly higher playing fee that would benefit the student athletes.
This year’s Rector’s Cup included playing teams from various alumni batches of the Faculty of Arts and Letters, College of Accountancy, College of Architecture, Faculty of Civil Law, College of Commerce and Business Administration, Faculty of Engineering, Junior High School, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery (Team Champion), Faculty of Pharmacy, and the College of Science.
Monetary sponsors included Wilcon Depot, Inc., DivinaLaw, Datem, Inc., and Commerce Asia, Inc.
In-Kind Sponsors included Chery Auto PH, Shinagawa Lasik & Aesthetics, Rey Gajo, Edgar San Diego, Skynet Travel Corp., Willie de Vera, Summit Ridge Tagaytay, Hotel 1611, Aficionado, L Three R’s Enterprise, and Chevrolet PH.
The 6th Rector’s Cup is set to launch in the first quarter of 2024.