Royal Star Remain Unbeaten in Fil-Sino Caging
Royal Star Trading still unbeaten in the 2nd conference of Fil-Sino All Asian Countertrade Inc. Inter-color basketball tournament held at Po Hang Gym of Bacolod Tay Tung High School.
They defeated AACI Transport, 75-70. In the ther game, Sweet Crystals also won against JSY Transport, 87-76.
Royal Star improved their standing to 7-0 record, while AACI Transport dropped to 2-6 win-loss record.
Royal Star Trading raced to an early, 44-20 advantage at the break.
Brix Arrobang led Royal Star Trading with 24 points; Edward Uy added 10 and Omar Galunan shot 7 points.
Simon Guevarra had a game-high 26 points; Michael Ang shot 12; Kenneth Ymalay with 6 and Chibon Uy with 5 points.
In the night cap JSY Transport playing with only five players and surprised Sweet Crystals Sugar with 39-38 lead at halftime behind Kendrick Deloria’s 16 points.
But Sweet Crystals Sugar poured it on in the 3rd as Henel Jison led the charge with 8; Sherwin Po and Matt Deles added 6 points each to take a 66-52 advantage going to the 4th quarter.
Ceasar Tan paced Sweet Crystals Sugar with 24 points; Justin Kilayko dropped 16; Jison added 10; Jasper Geolingo drilled 8 and Cris Pascua shot 6 points.
Deloria sizzled with 37 points; Glin Ortaliz made 15; Joshua Vidal finished with 14 and Dr. Emil Guanzon scored 11 points.
Sweet Crystals improved to 7-1 while JSY Transport dropped to 2-5.* (CMGarde)