THE Davao Crocodile Football Club (DCFC) swept four titles at the close of the 10th Del Monte Football Cup 2014 at the Camp Phillips Football Grounds in Bukidnon recently.
DCFC bagged the titles in the players seven, players eight, players 10 and players 11 categories.
DCFC topped the players seven category followed by Celestial FC and Hyenas FC of Davaothat placed second and third, respectively. It also bested the Football Association of South Cotabato Football Club and Higala FC of Cagayan de Oro City for the players eight crown while DCFC prevailed over Celestial FC and Centro Manolo FC of Bukidnon in players 10.
DCFC also ruled the players 11 event at the expense of Higala FC and Ateneo de Davao University (AdDU) FC.
Other Davao City teams also annexed titles in their respective divisions. The Mintal Interage FC governed the boys 15 over Celestial FC and Black Knights FC Davao while the Ateneo Lady Knights FC bagged the girls 17 crown beating Maramag FC and Celestial FC that took the next two spots.
The University of the Philippines Mindanao FC also shared the limelight by winning the women's open title while Ateneo Lady Knights and Xavier University FC of Cagayan de Oro wounded up in the next two places. Other winners were Fasco FC (players-nine), Celestial FC (boys 17), VAV FC (boys 14), VAV FC-Team A (boys 13) and Spears FC-Team A of Luzon (boys 12).
All winners received medals and trophies from the event organized by the Bukidnon Football Association (BUFA).
The 10th Del Monte Football Cup is an annual tournament that aims to instill the ideals of teamwork, camaraderie, discipline and sportsmanship to the young generation.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on April 20, 2014