CATARMAN, Northern Samar-Cluster 7, consisting of dedicated chess enthusiasts Engr. Arvin C. Poso, Engr. Anthony Alfred Longcop, and Engr. Anthonie Alastoy from various sections of this district displayed their exceptional skills by securing 2nd place in the chess tournament during the DPWH 125th Anniversary held from June 21-23, 2023, at DPWH-Regional Office VIII, Baras, Palo, Leyte.

With their strategic moves and calculated maneuvers, Cluster 7 mesmerized both opponents and spectators, showcasing their mastery of the game. Despite encountering intense battles and challenging matches, their exceptional skills and strategic thinking propelled them to a well-deserved 2nd place in the tournament.

District Engr. Mario D. Villena expressed his delight, stating, “I am very happy with their performance in the tournament. Their remarkable achievement has earned admiration and applause, making them an inspiration to all of us.”

The DPWH 125th Anniversary Chess Tournament proved to be a resounding success, attracting talented players from different clusters representing their respective DPWH District Engineering Offices. Beyond their professional roles, the tournament provided an opportunity for employees to exhibit their intellectual prowess, fostering camaraderie and celebration among all participants. (PR)