The third sport to open this first semester will take the center stage on August 20.
The San Beda Swimming Team will once again have the chance to defend their title when the 89th season swimming competition opens shop at the Rizal Memorial Complex in Manila.
Speedo, who has been sponsoring the competition for the past couple of years had another contract signing event with the NCAA last Friday, August 2 at the Letran campus in Intramuros.
Led by Dax Castellano, the chairman of this season from the College of Saint Benilde, other members of the Management Committee also witnessed the event.
Present were Moises Lozada from this year’s competition host University of Perpetual Help System Dalta, Peter Cayco from Arellano University, Melchor Divina from Mapua Institute of Technology, Marlon Carlos from Emilio Aguinaldo College, Jose Mari Lacson from San Beda College, Frank Gusi from San Sebastian College, Paul Supan from Jose Rizal University and Hercules Callanta from Lyceum of the Philippines University. Not present is Fr. Vic Calvo of Letran College.
The San Beda College Sea Lions will again take the center stage as all eyes will be on them again. They will have another shot for another championship run in order to retain the crown at Mendiola.
The San Beda Lady Sea Lions will also have the chance to defend their title this year while the College of Saint Benilde-La Salle Greenhills Greenies will try to win another title in the juniors division of the tournament.
As soon as the schedule is finalized, it will be posted at the NCAA website and on other NCAA social networking sites.