MANILA ? A Dumaguete-based dance group brought honor to the country by bagging the top prize in the 2015 International Youth Fellowship (IYF) World Cultural Dance Festival held in South Korea last Friday.

The Kahayag Dance Company, the official delegation representing the Philippines in the competition, won the grand prize of $5,000 with their dance performance called “Tag-Araw”.

According to their Facebook page, the group is composed of 27 members namely:

1. Engel Boen S. Zerna
2. Ada Katrina A. Abines
3. Reynald P. Aguit
4. Krist Leo F. Ajero
5. Ariel D. Atillo
6. Tamara Rae S. Cabaero
7. Alfred G. Campoy
8. John Alfred S. Caputolan
9. Ricky Nelson G. Cimafranca Jr
10. Nonito Antonio O. Cuizon
11. Bethany C. Drilon
12. Gladys C. Drilon
13. Camille Marie G. Enopia
14. John Carl Albert L. Gayo
15. Joan A. Juntilla
16. John R. Lumapay
17. Alexis Dawn L. Masangkay
18. Milca Kristelle S. Neo
19. Vic June Rich V. Nocete
20. John Paul N. Oira
21. Michelle Diana Lois H. Osias
22. Clarisa L. Plandez
23. Dylzaree D. Recentes
24. Roui C. Saloma
25. Agustin Nicolas A. Salva
26. Sandra Joy V. Tan
27. Jan Leonil F. Ajero