DENNES Dellones of Iloilo bagged four gold medals in the arnis competition of the 2014 Philippine Sports Commission-Philippine Olympic Committee (PSC-POC) National Games at the SM Markinina City.
Dellones first won the individual double-weapon event followed by another victory in the individual sword and dagger tilt. He later teamed up with Klisier Juanga to grab the gold in the team single weapon and the team double weapon categories. The Iloilo-native Dellones also won a silver medal in the team sword and dagger and a bronze in the individual single weapon contest that was won by Ivan Villanueva of Rizal Technological University.
In judo, at the Makati Coliseum, Bryan Quillotes and Dennis Lloyd Catipon won five gold medals. Quillotes beat his fellow national team member Al Rolan Llamas in the finals of the men’s 60-kilogram class while Catipon bested Baguio City’s Francisco Masnan in the 66-kilogram category.
Nancy Lucero Quillotes, also a member of the national pool dominated the women’s 44-kilogram division while her teammate Helen Dawa ruled the 48-kilogram class.
Jenilou Mosquida dominated the 57-kilogram category while Annie Ramirez of Muntinlupa won the women’s open category by beating Jewel Ann de Castro in the finals.