Sports: Mustangs face Eagles in Pre-NOPSSCEA tourney Friday
The top four collegiate teams will clash in a three-day Pre-NOPSSCEA basketball tournament starting at 3:30pm with University of St. La Salle Stingers battling University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos Rams followed by NOPSSCEA defending champion West Negros University Mustangs and Colegio San Agustin-Bacolod Eagles at 5:00pm at West Negros University gym.
Dubbed as "1st LNA7 Collegiate Invitational Basketball Tournament", it will end Sunday in a single round robin format with the top two teams to dispute the title.
On Saturday, the winner between the USLS vs. UNO-R match-up will face the loser in the WNU vs. CSA-B game at 3:30 p.m., while the loser between the Stingers and the Rams game will play against the winner in the Mustangs-Eagles match.
NOPSSCEA sports task force chairman Anthony Carlo Agustin said the three-day tournament will serve as a pre-season tune-up game for the four teams.
Troy Sarabia will mentor the Mustangs, while Eugene Opu-an in the Stingers bench. Gerome Aledron will call the shots at the Rams team, while Lorenzo Solinap in the Eagles side.
Pastor Renato Bravo serves as tournament commissioner.* (CMGarde)