Hubon San Lorenzohanon of the town of San Lorenzo was named champion in this year’s Cultural Competition of the Manggahan Festival.
The competition was held at the Provincial Capitol Grounds yesterday.
Hubon San Lorenzohanon also bagged the Best in Performance, Best in Choreography, Best in Music, and Best in Costume and Props awards.
It bested three other tribes. Hubon Binagtong of the town of Nueva Valencia finished first runner-up, Hubon Bulantihan of Jordan, second runner-up; and Hubon Balsahan of Sibunag, third runner-up.
The town of Buenavista did not join the competition this year.
This is the second year that San Lorenzo took home the championship trophy. Tribu Mangunguma represented the town in 2017.
In the Street Dance Competition, Hubon Bulantihan was declared winner. Hubon Binagtong was adjudged first runner-up, and Hubon San Lorenzohanon won second runner-up.Quinnie Delos Reyes Sequito, IMT intern