Sports: Joshbianc Soars to 5th Straight Win; Fyr Fyter Beats Campuestohan in Fil-Sino Caging
Joshbianc Motors soar to its fifth straight win over Fyr Fyter Mktg., 92-88, while Guanzon Dental Clinic defeated Campuestohan Highland Resort, 106-96 Wednesday in the ongoing Fil-Sino All Asian Countertrade Inc. 2nd Conference Inter-Color Basketball Tournament at Po Hang Gym of Bacolod Tay Tung High School.
The tandem of Joshua Co and Arnold Laureño paced Joshbianc with 25 and 22 points respectively with teammate Bobby Yap adding 19.
Both squad tied at 22-all in the first quarter as Joshbianc’s Joshua Co scored 15 points against the combined output of Fyr Fyter Mark Binguan and Nico Lopingco.
However, Joshbianc trio of Yap, Jeremy Coo and Laureño who combined for 23 points put them on top at the half, 52-32.
Fyr Fyter drew closer at 71-69 going to the fourth quarter behind Devin Villacruz and Lopingco who score 10 points each, and Mark Binguan who added 9.
There are lead changes along the way, but Fyr Fyter failed to capitalize in the last 2 minutes of play as their outside shoots did not find its mark.
Fyr Fyter’s Gustilo and Binguan made 20 points each, Lopingco added 17, Villacruz 10 and Julius Teruel with 7. In the second game; Chibon Uy scored 22 of his 28 total points in the second half to lead Guanzon to its second victory.
Joel Mahinay and Mark Velez spearhead Guanzon’s assault with 11 and 10 points respectively to a 50-48 lead at the half, eventhough Danny Boy Uy fired 14 and Richard Uy had 10 for Campuestohan.
Chibon Uy and Jomi Montinola combined for 17 points in the third quarter pushing the lead of Guanzon to double digit at 78-66.
Montinola scored 18 points behind Uy, Mahinay added 17, Velez 16, Cesar Noble 11 and Matthew Yap made 8 pts.
Campuestohan missing the services of its top two scorers was paced by Eufre with 28, Richard Uy added 18, Danny Boy Uy 16, Richard Tan 12 and Jordan Chua 11.* (CMGarde)