by Alysha Nacino
Bukluran ng mga Iskolar Atleta Tungo sa Progresibong Aksyon (BATAK) filled almost all posts for the College of Human Kinetics Student Council (CHK SC) in this year’s Student Council Elections (SCE), occupying nine out of the 13 seats in the CHK SC.
Opposing party, Kabataang Inaalay ang Lakas at Suporta sa CHK (KILOS), on the other hand, won four spots in the Council.
Incumbent Bachelor in Sports Science Representative and unrivalled BATAK candidate Dan Angelo Cabading will lead the CHK SC as chairperson after garnering 206 votes alongside running mate April Rodra De Castro who defeated KILOS vice chairperson hopeful Patricia Mae Marcelo with a difference of 12 votes.
Meanwhile, unopposed BATAK CHK representative to the University Student Council candidate Rica Angelica Robeniol earned 248 votes against 69 who abstained.
Three out of the five CHK councilors-elect are also from BATAK with Maria Cristina Alvia garnering the most number of votes in the lineup with 187. Following her is KILOS councilor bet Lei Andrei San Juan who received 161 votes.
Unopposed Bachelor of Physical Education candidate and KILOS member, Jeremiah Joseph Cinco was re-elected in the same post with 52 votes while BATAK and KILOS shared slots for Bachelor of Sports Science Representatives after KILOS’s Catherine Bernarde De Luna and BATAK’s Miguel Alfonso Relampagos earned 92 and 73 votes, respectively.
The certificate of Sports Science representatives, on the other hand, were clinched by BATAK’s Roy Spencer Sumpio and Queen Kqasophia Ambulo.