Marisol Castillo Aragones


Marisol Castillo Aragones, also known as “Sol Aragones” that we usually see every night in TV Patrol World is from San Pablo City. She was born in Brgy. Concepcion on November 7, 1977. She is the daughter of Mr. Rolando and Nora Aragones and the sister of Maricel Aragones who is now a teacher at San Pablo City National High School.

She studied elementary in San Pablo Central School and in Canossa College when she was in secondary. When she was a little child, she loved acting in plays and joining pageants. For a year she took her tertiary level in the Laguna College and later transferred to the University of the Philippines in Los Baños, Laguna where she took Developmental Communication. She finished the course even though her family was financially deprived.

After she finished college, she worked as an agent at Easy Call Company where she later on became a manager. After her stint in the said company, she became a reporter for ABS-CBN.

Because of her exceptional performance in the broadcasting field, she became the best reporter in 1996 and was nominated in the same category in 2007. As a reporter, she was able to visit the States, Canada and other countries. Her parents reside in Brgy. San Lucas I , Mariño Pilar St.,San Pablo City while she stays in Manila together with her better half Paulo Sampelo whom she wed last December 15, 2005. They are blessed with a daughter namely Anica.

Due to her popularity and as a role model for San Pableños, she always sees to it that everyone’s skills must be enhanced. She was once invited to introduce the participants of the “Coco Festival” in San Pablo that’s why every San Pableños is very proud of her.