La Sallians keen on defending U13 title-A A +A
Thursday, February 27, 2014
UNIVERSITY of St. La Salle-Integrated School (USLS-IS) looks forward to securing another trip to the finals as it faces Don Bosco Technical Institute (DBTI) in the main semifinal match in the U13 division of the 2014 Dynamic Football Club at Panaad Park and Stadium on Saturday.
USLS survived perennial rival University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos (UNO-R), 11-10, in the penalty shootout after both squads closed the regulation at 3-all.
Matthew Maramba uncorked USLS’s scoring early in the second minute before UNO-R’s Edrian Mayuga equalized in the seventh minute. Mark Cantos followed up with a goal in the 12th minute for UNO-R lead.
Chyle Miraflores connected a 21st minute hit to even the score but Rowel Hautea gave back the lead to UNO-R at the half, 3-2.
Ryan Locsin saved the day for USLS when he equalized the score in the 50th minute.
DBTI meanwhile has an impressive performance in the elimination round before routing out St. John’s Institute, 5-nil.
Godwin Zhyle Diamante led DBTI with goals in the 29th and 34th minutes. Jacob Inoferio, Paul Justine Juen and Kai Limocon clinched the rout in the 12th, 25th, and 48th minutes, respectively.
Meanwhile, Trinity Christian School battles Apolinario Mabini Elementary School (Ames) after scoring a 5-nil victory over St. Scholastica’s Academy behind scorers Ken Rendolf Rojo (4’, 48’), Isaiah Jacob Teruel (8’ 36’) and Vince Chu (41’).
Ames, on the other hand, dominated Andres Bonifacio Elementary School, 5-2 behind Joseph Ciocon (2’, 43’, 48) and Johnsent Paul Catoto (35’, 38’).
In the U16, Victorias City-based DBTI and UNO-R arranged a championship match at 3:30 p.m. of the same date.
The Bosconians dropped Negros Occidental High School (NOHS), 2-nil in their semifinal face-off over the weekend behind the twin goals of Philip Jurisprudencia in the 8th and 65th minutes.
UNO-R barged into the championship spot after a 3-nil victory against Bago City’s Ramon Torres National High School (RTNHS). (HGD)
Published in the Sun.Star Bacolod newspaper on February 27, 2014.