The Ateneo de Davao University Blue Knights Team

takes a winning pose during Jesuit Athletic Meet (JAM 2012) in Zamboanga City (11/29/12 to 12/03/12)(inside Ateneo de Zambaonga University -High School Campus) on this photo: Football High School (boys),Basketball High School (boys), Volleyball High School (boys) Table Tennis Team(boys & girls), Badminton team (boys & girls),Chess High School Team (boys & girls), College Men’s Basketball  at the center:  Athletics Director William ” Butch” Ramirez,together with athletics officers and coaches.

   The Ateneo de Davao Blue Knights Team (left:) Volleyball Boys Huddle together to set up a play for the win during a friendly match up between AdDU and Xavier U. in the Jesuit Athletic Meet 2012 in Zamboanga City.

The Boys Volleyball clinched the top spot as they finished JAM volleyball with a sweep. (Above:) Blue Knights Junior basketball team together with the Junior Basketball of Ateneo de Manila Blue Eagles pose for a friendly snapshot after an exciting basketball match that resulted in a double-winner in the JAM basketball finals , as both teams gave their best to the last second, with a spectacular buzzer-beater 3 pt. shot from the blue knights caliber Dale Soriano, ending the game in a deadlock. But the overtime game did not continue after both coaches agreed to make it a double-winner as it was a friendly match and not a competition but rather for fun and camaraderie among Atenean athletes

Ateneo de Manila Blue Eagles topped the ranking in basketball while Ateneo de Davao placed 2nd spot, but the over-all ranking placed Davao in the number 1 sport and hailed as the 2012 JAM over-all winners with wins coming from Table Tennis (1st Spot), Volleyball (1st spot), Football (2nd), Chess (4th), Badminton (2nd),  Basketball College ranked 3rd, and Basketball Juniors Team gained the 1st spot for their divison.

JAM game snaps – The Blue Knights Highlights

A. Basketball Game between Xavier University -Cagayn de Oro City and Ateneo de Davao University

B. Football Match between AdDU and AdMU, semi-final match


The gold and the blue match

the  basketball game between Ateneo de Naga University and Ateneo de Davao University. the 3pt. sniper, Paolo Dailisan slashes through the middle, bypassing a golden knight defender.

Battle of the flight and steel 

The game between Ateneo de Manila University Blue Eagles and Ateneo de Davao University Blue Knights. Speedy captain Jess Evangelio tries to lure two-defending eagles to free up a spot for the shooter, Jose Presbitero.