Host Ateneo de Davao University completed an amazing run that led them to the 48 years-old and above title in the 2022 Inter-Ateneo Alumni Friendlies Football Championships over the weekend at the Azuela Cove pitch.
ADDU topped the league type point system format over rivals Ateneo de Cagayan-Xavier which finished second place. Ateneo de Zamboanga-A wound up third while Ateneo de Manila came in fourth.
Ateneo de Davao is composed of George Doromal, Angelo Pascual, Rey Henry de Leon, Juan Miguel Avancena, Ron Poblete, Jake Robillo, Michael Jonathan Latayan, Matthew Mark Descallar, Lorenzo Jaldon, Manuel Crisencio Arrieta, Donald Placer, Jonas Joseph Angala and Ricky Toe Hio.
In the 40-47 years old category, Ateneo de Cagayan-Xavier won the title beating Ateneo de Manila for the crown. Ateneo de Davao A finished third ahead of Atene de Davao B.
ADDU’s Donald Placer was named MOst Valuable Player in the 48 and above category. The other individual award winners are: best defender – Matthew Mark Descallar; best midfielder Carlo Rodriguez; best goalkeeper JB Buenviaje; and golden boot winner Ron Poblete.
Christopher Wagas won the MVP and golden boot awards in the 40-47 class. Other awardees are: best defender Jonel Arcenas; best midfielder John-D Borra; and best goalkeeper Ernesto Seriorsa II.
The tournament moves to Zamboanga next year.