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Synonyms for runner-up

the competitor who finishes second

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Mixed Juniors-Charlize Calamba, Sletba, champion; Julie Estrada, Sletba, 1st runner-up; Chynna Santos, PBA, 2nd runner-up.
Class B 2nd runner-up Vince Tabing, champion Edwin Gumila, low gross champion Steven Lawrence and 1st runner-up Zieg Lopez.
(champion), Jayrald Daraydo (1st runner-up), Orlando Sabijon (2nd runner-up), Reymond Madera (3rd runner-up), Rodel Villaver (4th runner-up).
Qantas took the top award in the Large Fleet (25 or more) category, with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines being named as 1st Runner-Up and Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd as 2nd Runner-Up.
Other participants in the tournament were Gems Gellang (2nd runner-up 17&under and team event), Glieza Cordova (first runner-up in 15 & under and Team Event), Dianah Yapiso (first runners-up 13 & under and 2nd runner 15 & under), Neka Daguia (2nd runner-up 13 & under and team event), Sarah Daguia (2nd runner-up 9 & under), Rinkart Ravello (1st runner-up 15 and 17 & under), Van Lester Uy (2nd runner-up 11 and under), Danielle Akisha De Leon (2nd runner-up 7 and under), and Kylie Villanueva of UST (2nd runner-up 13 and under).
Bowler of the Month for May Regino Mendoza tallied 367 to finish 2nd runner-up while Rico Bulalayao rounded out the podium winners at 3rd runner-up on 360 in the event sponsored by Zikato Construction through Operations Manager Cesar Alberto Zuniga.
Caption: (from left to right) 1st runner up: Tony Cui; Winner: Claudia Jen, 2nd runner-up: Doris Cao
The winners of the event were as follows: * Class A: Bernabe Alfaro, champion; Joel Oliveros, 1st runner-up; Kennedy Alfaro, 2nd runner-up; and Romie Eborde, 3rd runner-up.
Rodger Dennison Award runner ups: Graduate category: Sunitha Bollimuntha (1st runner-up) John Goering (2nd runner-up) Undergraduate category: Brianna Goldstein (1st runner-up) Brent Keller (2nd runner-up)
Nambong, of Region 12, Food and Beverages Services NC ll, was awarded 2nd runner-up.
Men's singles category: Champion Ramzy Wahyu Pujakesa (Indonesia), 1st runner- up Doan Kien Trung (Vietnam), 2nd runner-up Rene Salazar (Philippines)
First runner-up was Nina Ancheta, Los Angeles, California; and Kesha Ramachandran, Iloilo, 2nd runner-up.
Green Team's Melinda Naz and Catherine Manalo won the Ladies' Good level, with Blue Team's Dorelyn Guillermo and Norma Ogot as 1st Runner-up and Red Team's Elena Cruz and Delia Reyes as 2nd runner-up while Green Team's pair of Lilet Aliasut and Rose Seballos won the Ladies' Better level championship over fellow Green Team members Sheree Ann Gueco and Cashmere Salindato.