Mayor Antonio B. Chavez officially opened the 2015 Mayor’s Cup Inter-Sectoral Basketball Tournament in the municipality of San Jose with the ceremonial toss of the ball last Friday, April 10, 2015 afternoon at the town’s Cultural Center. The competition was highlighted by the LGBT group exhibition game between the San Jose team versus Tigaon team .
The ballgames which are divided into four categories of Puede Pa, seniors, Youth and Midget will last until May 2015 during the Championship games. Various teams from North Sector, Central Sector, Rangas Sector and Gulf Sector are participating in this sports competition. During the program, Mayor Chavez enjoins the various teams to play fairly and practice sportsmanship at all times. He advised them to enjoy the sports and play it well.
He said that the local government under his stewardship is very much aware of the well-being of the youths. Thus, his administration has initiated this kind of programs and projects purposely for the youth development.
Before the start of the game, various teams from the four sectors, as well as municipal and barangay officials, PNP Mobile group plus bands and majorettes of the PSU-San Jose Campus, San Jose National High School, Kinalansan National High School and also the Mariners Polytechnic Colleges Band and Majorettes participated in a parade around the main thoroughfares of San Jose.