16 February, 2009

Thousands of Pinoys Attend Warriors Game

Inquirer.net 02/16/2009 -- Filipino Heritage Night at the Golden State Warriors was a huge success. LIKHA performed tinikling during a Warriors time-out. Inquirer.net writes:

Filipino heritage was showcased before and during the ball game, starting with a martial arts performance from the Kamatuuran School of Kalijin under Joseph Arriola. Philippine flags and Filipino sports and martial arts memorabilia were also on display and for sale. 
A quartet called Pinay composed of UC Berkeley alumnae sang the American anthem accapela and dancers from the Likha Pilipino Folk Ensemble were on center court during one of the time-outs dancing the Tinikling while the Warriors and Trail Blazers huddled around their respective coaches for the next game play.