Week 11 Oct 16-20, 2017

To the IASAS S1 teams a huge well done and congratulations for your efforts in Bangkok at Soccer and Volleyball/Cross Country in Singapore this past weekend.  ISM teams gained 5 medals with the highlight being GOLD for girls soccer in Bangkok, Silver and Bronze for girls/boys volleyball,  Bronze for girls cross country and an individual Bronze medal for Yosuke Nakao in the 5km cross country with a fantastic time of 16:55.26. Boys XC team placed 4th and boys soccer placed 5th.

Boys XC results 

Girls XC results

On the home front this weekend congratulations to our MS A1/A2 soccer teams who both won the Rifa League finals on Sunday over Zobel 1-0 and Claret 2-1. A wonderful achievement from both teams all season. Our MS C1 soccer festival team also played in finals at Xavier school and placed 3rd in the plate division final. Well done also to the MS girls gold volleyball team who placed 3rd in the ISSA MS girls league.

Our ES Rifa soccer season came to an end at ISM with the finals on Saturday with the E2 team placing 3rd and the G1 team placing 4th in cup finals. Congratulations to all our players, coaches and parents for their support of the S1 soccer seasons.

For upcoming IASAS events….Season 2 and 3 ISM proudly hosts Tennis in S2 and Track&Field/Golf in S3.

Season 2 tryouts and practice schedule are now released (see links below) and are on the ATAC blog schedules page and are posted on notice boards around school.

Tryout and Practice Schedules for S2 sports SY ’17-18:
(MS- Basketball/Touch/Rugby/Tennis)
(HS- Basketball/Touch/Rugby/Tennis&Varsity Swim team)

MS 2nd season tryout schedule

HS 2nd season T-outs schedule

2nd season Practice schedule

For our year round teams practice schedules are posted on notice boards around the school and on the schedules page of the ATAC (Athletics) blog and provided in the ink below.

All season sports sched 17-18.xls – 17-18

Please take the time to navigate the ATAC blog as it is our one stop shop for all information related to the competitive ISM sports program.

Upcoming Events:*matches at ISM unless specified as *away venue. Check ATAC game schedule at the parent portal for all the midweek and weekend matches upcoming. Please check on a regular basis as venues and time do change at short notice. Players will always be informed by their coaches if times/venues change.

Oct 16-22 VBoys soccer local league semi final and final or 3rd place games to be scheduled?

Oct 23-24 No HS training due to parent conferences (early release 12noon/ Oct 23-25 No MS training due to parent conferences (early release 12noon)

Oct 26 S1 sports awards at Fine Arts Theatre  *new format this year. This year a new format for the HS sports awards will be used as follows…5:30-6pm Light snacks/refreshments at the Fine arts Theatre Lobby area, 6pm awards begin in the Fine Arts Theatre with MVP awardees recognised for JV&Varsity teams, along with 4 year recipients and any special IASAS awards. From 6:45 to 7:15pm teams will go to break out areas for final team talks/coaches speeches relevant to the teams season and highlights. Parents are welcome to attend both the formal presentation of the major awards and break out sessions for the coaches season end talk specific to their son/daughters team.

Information on our ES/MS Activities program is available on the ES and MS Activities blogs. Links to these blogs are on the helpful shortcuts menu on the home page of the ATAC blog or accessible via the ISM website.

For our Sailfish swim team program please check information about tryouts at Sailfish blog

For gymnastics team information please check Gymnastics blog  Look for Coach Jas or Coach Ramon at the MS gym when attending training sessions.

Please note the practice times for ATAC programs for SY 17-18 are as follows:
  • All year round team team training sessions are – 3:15-4:30. See schedule for our All year round teams program here
  • See Sailfish blog for swim squad start and finish times after the tryouts period has concluded and squads have been finalised.
  • Gymnastics team training is  3:10-4:50pm every M,W,F
All HS seasonal teams practice from 3:05- 4:50pm.
MS seasonal teams practice 3:15-4:40pm.
In order to clear the campus prior to 5pm all after school programs will conclude by 4:50pm or earlier. The last bus is 4:55pm  this is due to the ever increasing traffic concerns in our area.

Parents and students please take some time to peruse the ATAC blog it has a wide variety of information and links to our sports and activities program. If you have any questions regarding the competitive program of sports at ISM after reading the information on the blog please send an email to pekinm@ismanila.org and I will assist you as best I can.

Bearcat Den- drop by our fantastic spirit store. There is a  a range of new products and items to purchase including items from our service partners.

Bearcat Den hours of operation- 7am-4pm Mon-Fri.

GO BEARCATS…in 2017-18!

IASAS Week 10, Oct 9-13, 2017

To the IASAS traveling teams congratulations and best wishes as you travel  this coming week to represent ISM at Soccer in Bangkok and Volleyball/Cross Country in Singapore. Live stream and results can be accessed via www.iasas.asia.  Tournaments begin Thurs Oct 12,13,14. IASAS match fixtures and times can be found at http://atac.ism-online.org/iasas/iasas-schedules/ Go Bearcats!

For Season 2 and 3 ISM proudly hosts Tennis in S2 and Track&Field/Golf in S3.

Congratulations Girls Soccer Rifa League Champions 2017 5-1 win over Miriam College

 

 

 

 

Well done also to our VBoys and Girls Volleyball teams who finished 4th and 3rd respectively in the ISSA league finals this past weekend.

Power Up Tandang Sora, the first commercial climbing gym in the Philippines hosted 3rd leg of the Young Wild & Free Climbing Series last Saturday.  Competitors from all over Metro Manila went and tried their best against the new bouldering wall of Power Up. ISM Climbers were able to snatch 1 Gold and 2 Silvers in the hot and humid morning of the gym. Congratulations to: Gold – Gabie O, Silver-Ruitong L and Ethan L. Well done to Anya, Josh, Ananda, Liling and to Laura for exciting everyone with their performance.  Power Up ROX will host the next leg at the end of the month.

This week will be the final week of Season 1 training for our MS/HS teams. Coaches of MS teams will be arranging at the final training session for award certificates to be presented with some snacks and drinks.

Season 2 tryouts and practice schedule are now released (see links below) and are on the ATAC blog schedules page and are posted on notice boards around school.

Tryout and Practice Schedules for S2 sports SY ’17-18:
(MS- Basketball/Touch/Rugby/Tennis)
(HS- Basketball/Touch/Rugby/Tennis&Varsity Swim team)

MS 2nd season tryout schedule

HS 2nd season T-outs schedule

2nd season Practice schedule

For our year round teams practice schedules are posted on notice boards around the school and on the schedules page of the ATAC (Athletics) blog and provided in the ink below.

All season sports sched 17-18.xls – 17-18

Please take the time to navigate the ATAC blog as it is our one stop shop for all information related to the competitive ISM sports program.

Upcoming Events:*matches at ISM unless specified as *away venue. Check ATAC game schedule at the parent portal for all the midweek and weekend matches upcoming. Please check on a regular basis as venues and time do change at short notice. Players will always be informed by their coaches if times/venues change.

Sun Oct 8th
MS A1 soccer semi final vs Ateneo 8am won 7-0
Mon Oct 9th
VBoys soccer qtr final vs Claret 4pm
Sat Oct 14th
E2 and G1 ES soccer teams Rifa festival finals at ISM 8am
C1 MS soccer team Rifa festival finals at Xavier 10am
MS A1/A2 soccer team playoffs date/venue tbc?
MS Girls Gold Volleyball playoffs at Brent 10:30am/2:15pm
ISM Chess team away at LSGH 8am/ISM Table Tennis team away at Xavier9am
Sun Oct 15th
TKD team away at Don Bosco
MS A1/A2 soccer team playoffs date/venue tbc?

 

Oct 26 S1 sports awards at Fine Arts Theatre  *new format this year. This year a new format for the HS sports awards will be used as follows…5:30-6pm Light snacks/refreshments at the Fine arts Theatre Lobby area, 6pm awards begin in the Fine Arts Theatre with MVP awardees recognised for JV&Varsity teams, along with 4 year recipients and any special IASAS awards. From 6:45 to 7:15pm teams will go to break out areas for final team talks/coaches speeches relevant to the teams season and highlights. Parents are welcome to attend both the formal presentation of the major awards and break out sessions for the coaches season end talk specific to their son/daughters team.

Information on our ES/MS Activities program is available on the ES and MS Activities blogs. Links to these blogs are on the helpful shortcuts menu on the home page of the ATAC blog or accessible via the ISM website.

For our Sailfish swim team program please check information about tryouts at Sailfish blog

For gymnastics team information please check Gymnastics blog  Look for Coach Jas or Coach Ramon at the MS gym when attending training sessions.

Please note the practice times for ATAC programs for SY 17-18 are as follows:
  • All year round team team training sessions are – 3:15-4:30. See schedule for our All year round teams program here
  • See Sailfish blog for swim squad start and finish times after the tryouts period has concluded and squads have been finalised.
  • Gymnastics team training is  3:10-4:50pm every M,W,F
All HS seasonal teams practice from 3:05- 4:50pm.
MS seasonal teams practice 3:15-4:40pm.
In order to clear the campus prior to 5pm all after school programs will conclude by 4:50pm or earlier. The last bus is 4:55pm  this is due to the ever increasing traffic concerns in our area.

Parents and students please take some time to peruse the ATAC blog it has a wide variety of information and links to our sports and activities program. If you have any questions regarding the competitive program of sports at ISM after reading the information on the blog please send an email to pekinm@ismanila.org and I will assist you as best I can.

Bearcat Den- drop by our fantastic spirit store. There is a  a range of new products and items to purchase including items from our service partners.

Bearcat Den hours of operation- 7am-4pm Mon-Fri.

GO BEARCATS…in 2017-18!

Week 9 Oct 2-6, 2017

IASAS rosters have been decided by coaches and for those students selected to the IASAS traveling teams the online travel packet has been sent to parents on Sept 28. Please complete asap if you have not already done so.

No training for ATAC teams or MS activities program this Thurs/Fri due to MS CWW program.  Next week will be the final week of Season 1 training for our MS/HS teams. Coaches of MS teams will be arranging at the final training session for award certificates to be presented with some snacks and drinks.

Season 2 tryouts and practice schedule are now  released (see links below) and on theATAC blog schedule page and to be posted on notice boards around school.

Tryout and Practice Schedules for S2 sports SY ’17-18:  are now posted below for-
 (MS Basketball/Touch/Rugby/Tennis) 
(HS Basketball/Touch/Rugby/Tennis&Varsity Swim team)

MS 2nd season tryout schedule

HS 2nd season T-outs schedule

2nd season Practice schedule

For our year round teams and season 1 sports teams practice schedules are posted on notice boards around the school and on the schedules page of the ATAC (Athletics) blog and provided in links below. Our S1 practice schedule runs from Mon Aug 14 until Oct 13th. See schedule links…1st season 17-18-Practice sched

All season sports sched 17-18.xls – 17-18

Please take the time to navigate the ATAC blog as it is our one stop shop for all information related to the competitive ISM sports program.

Upcoming Events:*matches at ISM unless specified as *away venue. Check ATAC game schedule at the parent portal for all the midweek and weekend matches upcoming. Please check on a regular basis as venues and time do change at short notice. Players will always be informed by their coaches if times/venues change.

Tues Oct 3rd
VG Volleyball vs Zobel (league semi final- lost 0-3) 4pm
VG Soccer vs BSM (league semi final won 3-0) 5pm
MS A1 soccer vs Ateneo won 2-0 5pm
Wed Oct 4th
Aspirants boys soccer vs BSM 3:30pm at BSM 2-2 draw
JVGirls soccer (league 3rd place final) vs San Beda Alabang 5pm won 2-1
Thurs Oct 5th
VBoys tune up game vs BSM at BSM 3:45pm
VG Volleyball tune up game vs Makati Gospel 3:30pm
Friday Oct 6th 
HS Volleyball teams away at Brent
Sat Oct 7th
MS girls soccer festival finals  at ISM  for ISM Gold/Green teams
 1pm. For ISM White team finals are at BSM at 1pm
MS boys Volleyball vs Brent 9:30am won/12:30pm
Wall Climbing team at Power Up Tandang Sora
MS A2 soccer semi final vs Southridge 10am won 4-1
JV Boys Volleyball away vs LSM 8am
VGirls soccer league final 3pm
VBoys Volleyball semi final an playoff game 8am lost 0-3&11am
VGirls Volleyball playoff for 3rd at 2pm
Sun Oct 8th
MS A1 soccer semi final vs Ateneo 8am
Mon Oct 9th
VBoys soccer qtr final vs Claret 4pm
Wed Oct 11 HS IASAS teams depart- Soccer at Bangkok/Volleyball&XC at Singapore..www.iasas.asia for live stream/results.
Tournaments begin Thurs Oct 12,13,14. IASAS match fixtures and times can be found at http://atac.ism-online.org/iasas/iasas-schedules/

 

Oct 26 S1 sports awards at Fine Arts Theatre  *new format this year. This year a new format for the HS sports awards will be used as follows…5:30-6pm Light snacks/refreshments at the Fine arts Theatre Lobby area, 6-6:40pm main awards begin in the Fine Arts Theatre with MVP awardees recognised for JV&Varsity teams, along with 4 year recipients and any special IASAS awards. 6:40-6:45pm. Transition time to break out areas.

From 6:45 to 7:15pm Teams at break out areas for team specific talks/coaches speeches relevant to the teams season and highlights. Parents are welcome to attend the coaches season end talk specific to their son/daughters team.

Information on our ES/MS Activities program is available on the ES and MS Activities blogs. Links to these blogs are on the helpful shortcuts menu on the home page of the ATAC blog or accessible via the ISM website.

For our Sailfish swim team program please check information about tryouts at Sailfish blog

For gymnastics team information please check Gymnastics blog  Look for Coach Jas or Coach Ramon at the MS gym when attending training sessions.

Please note the practice times for ATAC programs for SY 17-18 are as follows:
  • All year round team team training sessions are – 3:15-4:30. See schedule for our All year round teams program here
  • See Sailfish blog for swim squad start and finish times after the tryouts period has concluded and squads have been finalised.
  • Gymnastics team training is  3:10-4:50pm every M,W,F
All HS seasonal teams practice from 3:05- 4:50pm.
MS seasonal teams practice 3:15-4:40pm.
In order to clear the campus prior to 5pm all after school programs will conclude by 4:50pm or earlier. The last bus is 4:55pm  this is due to the ever increasing traffic concerns in our area.

Parents and students please take some time to peruse the ATAC blog it has a wide variety of information and links to our sports and activities program. If you have any questions regarding the competitive program of sports at ISM after reading the information on the blog please send an email to pekinm@ismanila.org and I will assist you as best I can.

Bearcat Den- drop by our fantastic spirit store. There is a  a range of new products and items to purchase including items from our service partners.

Bearcat Den hours of operation- 7am-4pm Mon-Fri.

GO BEARCATS…in 2017-18!

Week 8 Sept 25 to 27, 2017

This Wednesday a special presentation will be given by guest presenter Lynn Kachmarik for HS athletes from 3-4pm, For teams that train on Wed a special training session has been approved from 4-5:30pm. Bus travelers should arrange alternative transport on this day, if they are not able to then please ensure you take the final bus home at 4:55pm.

Montessori Integrated School of Antipolo hosted the 2nd leg of the Young, Wild and Free Climbing Series last Sept. 23. With almost 60 competitors from all over Metro Manila, ISM climbers were on a hunt  for medals in the top rope competition. ISM was able to get 3 golds, 1 silver and 1 bronze in the 3 different age categories for boys and girls. Well done, Laura, Pilar, Kalyana, Sebastian, Joshua V. and Avery. Next event is on October 7th at Power Up Tandang Sora which is also celebrating their 23rd anniversary and is the first commercial climbing gym in the Philippines. Gold- Ruitong L, Gabie O and Ethan L, Silver- Ananda A, Bronze- Anya C.

IASAS rosters will be decided by coaches by this Wed Sept 27 and for those students selected to the IASAS traveling teams the online travel packet will be sent to parents on Sept 28/29. Please complete asap and submit your child’s passport to the ATAC office if you have not already done so.

For our year round teams and season 1 sports teams practice schedules are posted on notice boards around the school and on the schedules page of the ATAC (Athletics) blog and provided in links below. Our S1 practice schedule runs from Mon Aug 14 until Oct 13th. See schedule links…1st season 17-18-Practice sched

All season sports sched 17-18.xls – 17-18

Please take the time to navigate the ATAC blog as it is our one stop shop for all information related to the competitive ISM sports program.

Upcoming Events:*matches at ISM unless specified as *away venue. Check ATAC game schedule at the parent portal for all the midweek and weekend matches upcoming. Please check on a regular basis as venues and time do change at short notice. Players will always be informed by their coaches if times/venues change.

Sept 26 MS Boys volleyball vs CSA 3:30pm/VBoys soccer vs Ateneo 5pm

Sept 27 Lynn K talk at Lofthouse for HS athletes 3-4pm/ *Special training for selected HS teams 4-5:30pm/MS A1 soccer vs CSA 3:30pm/MS A2  soccer vs Don Bosco 5pm/VGirls soccer vs CSA 5pm

Oct 3 MS A1 vs Ateneo 5pm/VGirls vs BSM semi final 5pm

Oct 4 IASAS S1 teams lunch at LT/JV Girls  soccer 3rd place final vs San Beda Alabang 5pm

Oct 5 VBoys soccer vs BSM at BSM 3:45pm

Oct 5/6 No training for MS teams due to MS CWW

Oct 6 HS Volleyball teams at Brent

Oct 7 MS girls Rifa soccer festival final round and finals at ISM 1pm/A1/A2/Asp soccer finals venues tbc?

Oct 9-12 Finals training week for Season 1 sports/Rifa soccer teams

Oct 11-15 S1 IASAS Championships- Teams depart for IASAS Soccer to Bangkok and XC/Volleyball to Singapore.

Oct 26 S1 sports awards at Fine Arts Theatre 6pm *new format this year

Information on our ES/MS Activities program is available on the ES and MS Activities blogs. Links to these blogs are on the helpful shortcuts menu on the home page of the ATAC blog or accessible via the ISM website.

For our Sailfish swim team program please check information about tryouts at Sailfish blog

For gymnastics team information please check Gymnastics blog  Look for Coach Jas or Coach Ramon at the MS gym when attending training sessions.

Please note the practice times for ATAC programs for SY 17-18 are as follows:
  • All year round team team training sessions are – 3:15-4:30. See schedule for our All year round teams program here
  • See Sailfish blog for swim squad start and finish times after the tryouts period has concluded and squads have been finalised.
  • Gymnastics team training is  3:10-4:50pm every M,W,F
All HS seasonal teams practice from 3:05- 4:50pm.
MS seasonal teams practice 3:15-4:40pm.
In order to clear the campus prior to 5pm all after school programs will conclude by 4:50pm or earlier. The last bus is 4:55pm  this is due to the ever increasing traffic concerns in our area.

Parents and students please take some time to peruse the ATAC blog it has a wide variety of information and links to our sports and activities program. If you have any questions regarding the competitive program of sports at ISM after reading the information on the blog please send an email to pekinm@ismanila.org and I will assist you as best I can.

Bearcat Den- drop by our fantastic spirit store. There is a  a range of new products and items to purchase including items from our service partners.

Bearcat Den hours of operation- 7am-4pm Mon-Fri.

GO BEARCATS…in 2017-18!

Week 7 Sept 18-22, 2017

The next Rifa soccer festival date is this Sat Sept 23… the festival venues will be as follows… for the E & G teams at ISM 8am start. For the MS C1/C2 teams at BSM 8am start and the ES C3 team at BSM 1pm start. The next MS Rifa Girls soccer festival is Oct 7th. Good luck to all players.

Well done to our HS Varsity Volleyball/XC/Soccer teams who participated in the pre IASAS exchanges this past weekend/ XC race results from Thailand.  Girls volleyball won 3 of their 4 matches and boys went 2 of 2 in Taipei. Our girls and boys soccer teams lost 2 won 1  match here in Manila.  With 4 weeks until IASAS this weekend has provided an opportunity for great match practice, IASAS style matches and racing and gives a focus for the final 4 weeks of season 1.

Rosters will be decided by coaches on Sept 27 and for those students selected to the IASAS traveling teams the online travel packet will be sent to parents on Sept 28/29. Please complete asap and submit your child’s passport to the ATAC office if your son/daughter is selected to the final IASAS team.

A very big thanks to all the soccer host families who looked after our ISB/TAS soccer players this weekend. These events cannot happen without our community support.

Well done to all our Sailfish swimmers who raced at the first meet of the year at Brent on Saturday. Race results will be available from the Sailfish blog.

Our Chess team recently  participated at Brent and had a successful competition. Final standings of MS Division in ISSA Chess event ISM won the overall 2nd place after 5 rounds (out of 12 teams)  with players winning 2 gold and 1 silver medal. Srihaan P – Silver in Board 1, Boyuan C – Gold in Board 2, Vidyut P – Gold in Board 4. Well done to our Chess team Bearcats.

For our year round teams and season 1 sports teams practice schedules are posted on notice boards around the school and on the schedules page of the ATAC (Athletics) blog and provided in links below. Our S1 practice schedule runs from Mon Aug 14 until Oct 13th. See schedule links…1st season 17-18-Practice sched

All season sports sched 17-18.xls – 17-18

Please take the time to navigate the ATAC blog as it is our one stop shop for all information related to the competitive ISM sports program.

Upcoming Events:*matches at ISM unless specified as *away venue. Check ATAC game schedule at the parent portal for all the midweek and weekend matches upcoming. Please check on a regular basis as venues and time do change at short notice. Players will always be informed by their coaches if times/venues change.

Sept 20 JVG soccer vs BSM at BSM 3:30

Sept 21 VGirls soccer vs BSM at ISM 4pm

Sept 22 VBoys Volleyball vs CSA 3:30pm/JVGirls soccer vs Faith B 5pm

Sept 23 Rifa soccer festivals-E & G teams at ISM 8am start/MS C1/C2 teams at BSM 8am start/ES C3 team at BSM 1pm start.

Sept 23 For full details of Saturday home and away matches go to ATAC game schedule on the parent portal.

Oct 4 IASAS S1 teams lunch  at LT

Oct 11-15 S1 IASAS Championships- Teams depart for IASAS Soccer to Bangkok and XC/Volleyball to Singapore.

Oct 26 S1 sports awards at Fine Arts Theatre 6pm *new format this year

Information on our ES/MS Activities program is available on the ES and MS Activities blogs. Links to these blogs are on the helpful shortcuts menu on the home page of the ATAC blog or accessible via the ISM website.

For our Sailfish swim team program please check information about tryouts at Sailfish blog

For gymnastics team information please check Gymnastics blog  Look for Coach Jas or Coach Ramon at the MS gym when attending training sessions.

Please note the practice times for ATAC programs for SY 17-18 are as follows:
  • All year round team team training sessions are – 3:15-4:30. See schedule for our All year round teams program here
  • See Sailfish blog for swim squad start and finish times after the tryouts period has concluded and squads have been finalised.
  • Gymnastics team training is  3:10-4:50pm every M,W,F
All HS seasonal teams practice from 3:05- 4:50pm.
MS seasonal teams practice 3:15-4:40pm.
In order to clear the campus prior to 5pm all after school programs will conclude by 4:50pm or earlier. The last bus is 4:55pm  this is due to the ever increasing traffic concerns in our area.

Parents and students please take some time to peruse the ATAC blog it has a wide variety of information and links to our sports and activities program. If you have any questions regarding the competitive program of sports at ISM after reading the information on the blog please send an email to pekinm@ismanila.org and I will assist you as best I can.

Bearcat Den- drop by our fantastic spirit store. There is a  a range of new products and items to purchase including items from our service partners.

Bearcat Den hours of operation- 7am-4pm Mon-Fri.

GO BEARCATS…in 2017-18!

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