2ID conducts “Oktober Peace” Football tournament
The 2nd Infantry (Jungle Fighter) Division, Philippine Army held a Football Tournament as part of the Oktober Peace month-long celebration here at 2ID Grandstand open field, Camp Capinpin, Tanay, Rizal, on October 11, 2018. The game started at around 9 o’clock in the morning with Mr Red Avelino as the Guest of Honor and Keynote Speaker. In his message, he talked about the benefits of sports in the life of each player and encouraged them to play sports with their best effort.
“Sa sports may nananalo may natatalo, the lesson is that, we must need to walk forward and seek for improvement to win on the next round”, Mr Avelino added. Around 100 student-players from University of Rizal System, Sampaloc National High School, San Mateo Football Club and 2ID Football Orange and Black Team joined the football game which aims to inculcate the spirit of discipline, teamwork, excellence, fair play, solidarity, sportsmanship and other values inherent in sports. Sampaloc National High School won in all categories on the said event. During the culmination and awarding of winners, MGen Rhoderick M Parayno AFP, Commander 2ID congratulated the participants for showing their spirit of sportsmanship throughout the game and invited them to join the upcoming series of OktoberPeace events.