Civic Awards

  • All Filipino “Bowler of the Year” Award for 1975
  • All Filipino Sports Award for Sportsman of Year 1976
  • TOYM Awardee for 1978 (Ten Outstanding Young Men of the Philippines) Philippine Jaycees, Malacanang Palace by President Ferdinand E. Marcos
  • Philippine Sportswriters Association (PSA) Sportsman of the year 1980)
  • World Bowling Writers of Asia Sportsman of the Year 1980
  • Philippine Bowling Congress Bowler of the Year 1982
  • Philippine Sportswriters Association (PSA) Bowler of the Year 1982
  • Government Employees Veterans League, Inc. (GEVELI) Gold Medallion of Honor 1984
  • Presidential Medal of Merit, decorated by President Ferdinand E. Marcos, the highest award at the disposition of the President of the Philippines, 1984
  • Philippine Sportswriters Association (PSA) Sportsman of the Year 1984
  • Word Bowler of the Year by the World Bowling Writers 1984
  • Philippine Olympic Committee Medal of Honor Awardee, January 30, 1985
  • La Salle Greenhills Silver Jubilee Athletic Disctinction Awardee, March 1985
  • La Salle Greenhills Hall of Fame, First Ever Inductee, March 1985
  • Ulirang Anak Awards, Outstanding Young professional Awardee for Sports, September 15,1985
  • World Bowler of the Year 1985 by the World Bowling Writers
  • La Salle Greenhills Alumni AssociationTing Brothers Memorial Award: Outstanding Alumnus- Athlete of the year 1985
  • Sports Columnists Organization of the Philippines (SCOOP) Bowler of the Year 1986
  • Philippine Olympic Committee Athlete of the Decade Award, April 1989
  • Adamson University Outstanding Alumnus Award given on its 60th Anniversary on September 26, 1992
  • World Bowler of the Year 1992 by the World Bowling Writers
  • Philippine Sportswriters Association (PSA) Athlete of the Year 1992
  • Sports Columnists Organization of the Philippines (SCOOP) Athlete of the Year 1992
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer Filipino of the Year 1992
  • World Bowling Writers Hall of Fame 1993 (First Ever Inductee)
  • Sports Columnists Organization of the Philippines (SCOOP) Hall of Fame 1993
  • FIQ WTBA Asian Bowler of the Year 1992
  • FiQ WTBA Asian Bowler of the Year 1993
  • Philippine Sportswriters Association Bowler of the Year 1994
  • Sports Columnists Association (PSA) Bowler of the Year 1994
  • Parangal ng Bayan (Golden Scroll Awardee for Sports) Malacanang Palace, March 1995
  • Philippine Sportswriters Association (PSA) Athlete of the Year 1996
  • Philippine Legion of Honor awaded by President Joseph E. Estrada 1999
  • IOC Presidents Trophy (Highest Sports Award), Abu Dhabi, 1999
  • FIQ Bowling Athlete of the Millennium, Abu Dhabi, 1999
  • Philippine Sportswriters Association (PSA) Athlete of the Century (Named in 1999)
  • Philippine Sportswriters Association (PSA) Athlete of the Millennium (Named in 2000)
  • De La Salle University Sports Hall of Fame 2003
  • Order of Lakandula with Special Class: Champion for Life awarded by President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo in 2007
  • World Bowling Writers Association Mort Luby Distinguished Service Award, given in Bansley, England 2009
  • Philippine Olympians Association ARETE Award given in 2009
  • De La Salle University Distinguished Lasallian Award (Highest award of De La Salle) 2009
  • Bowling World Cup Sportsman Award, Melaka, Malaysia 2009