Twenty-four teeners from various barangays in Bacolod City are vying for Mr. and Ms. Teen MassKara, which is one of the highlights of the upcoming MassKara Festival in October.
The MMTM Foundation presented the 12 male and 12 female candidates to the press at the Acacia Hotel in Bacolod City on Tuesday, September 26.
The candidates for Ms. Teen MassKara are Ma. Antonette Acot of Brgy. Sum-ag, Rochelle Anne Padasas of Brgy. Granada, Liz Danielle Claveraz of Brgy. Tangub, Juliana Marie Benitua of Brgy. Mansilingan, Mhizzy Dalaoro of Brgy. Felisa, Princess Dianne Garcia of Brgy. 22;
Precious Batiancila of Brgy. Bata, Alessandra Beatrice Artesano of Brgy. Taculing, Cielo Marie Omboy of Brgy. Mansilingan, Clarisse Mole Geriane of Brgy. Estefania, Katharine June Mcomish of Brgy. Taculing, and Kyra Denise Hulleza of Brgy. Taculing.
Among the hopefuls for Mr. Teen MassKara are Charles David Hinogin of Brgy. 4, Aaron Austin Cuadra of Brgy. Mansilingan, Benz Lawrence Panesa of Brgy. Bata, John Baren Cruz of Brgy. Alangilan, Jayved Besana of Brgy. Singcang-Airport, Emmanuel Pescador of Brgy. Tangub;
Rency Dela Rosa of Brgy. Sum-ag, Juriel Barredo of Brgy. Mandalagan, Shimero Diaz of Brgy. Alangilan, Aaron Joshua Reddy of Brgy. Mansilingan, Yosh Adrean Mosquera of Brgy. Sum-ag, and Henry Parker of Brgy. Tangub.
The Mr. and Ms. Teen MassKara pre-pageant competition will be held at the SM City Bacolod-Atrium on October 6, while the coronation night at the University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos will be on October 15.*