THE FORMER regent of the UST Junior High School (JHS) was appointed as the new head of the Institute of Physical Education and Athletics (IPEA).
Fr. Jannel Abogado, O.P. will replace Fr. Ermito G. de Sagon, O.P. as IPEA’s director, who served for 16 years.
Abogado had been regent since 2014 and was recently elected as the Coordinator of Regents of Studies of the Order of Preachers for the Asia and the Pacific Region.
Since de Sagon’s appointment in 2000, UST has won 13 general championships.
This season, UST reclaimed the overall crown from rival De La Salle University.