The University of the Philippines Diliman IE-OR quiz team bagged the championship in the recently held Operations Research Society of the Philippines (ORSP) OR National Quiz contest held last February 4, 2012 at the Abelardo Hall in UP Diliman. This year’s first place finish marks the 3rd consecutive year UP Diliman finishes the contest as champions.

Perennial contenders De La Salle University and Ateneo de Manila University copped the second and third places respectively. Ten teams from universities and colleges nationwide joined the annual contest.

The members of the UP Diliman IE-OR quiz team were Paolo Gabriel Cacnio, Gil Kenneth San Miguel, Rhio Alleli Santos, Miguel Isidro Carino, Andrew Yap, and Denise Judith Marie Flordeliza. Claro Arriola III served as the faculty coach of the team.