MANILA, Philippines – After winning gold in the individual foil, Sam Catantan finished the silver medal for the Philippine fencing team in the women’s foil at the 31st Southeast Asian Games on Tuesday at the Hanoi Indoor Games Palace in Vietnam.
Catanton, Maxine Esteban, Wilhelmina Lozada, and Justin Gayle Tinio also secured silver medals in the final, 33-28, near Singapore.
Earlier, the Quartet extended their dominance in the semifinals by defeating Thailand 45-26.
Esteban, Katantan, Lojada and Tinio are in third place in the 2019 edition, sharing bronze with Thailand.
Two days ago, Katantan won gold in the women’s individual foil.
Meanwhile, the Philippine men’s EP team was knocked out in the elimination round by Thailand, 45-42.
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