Goldberry eyes Mivesa Cup-A A +A
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
GOLDBERRY Suites is just a win away from claiming the 2013 Sacred Heart-Ateneo Alumni Basketball Athletic Association-Mivesa Cup following a scary 53-52 win over Insular Square in Game 1 of the best-of-three finals last Sunday at the Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu Canduman , Mandaue Campus.
The multi-titled Goldberry can win the title denied to them for two straight years when they face off anew in Game 2 tonight at the SHS-AdC Old Campus gym.
Dynamic Power denied Goldberry the title in the 2011 finals, while the Cebu Landmasters won the 2012 title.
Jeremy Huang topscored for Goldberry with 20 points and scored six of Goldberry’s final seven points to secure the victory.
After the game was tied at 50-all, Robert Gilo split his charities then Huang scored a basket that sealed the doom for Insular Square.
Dave Ting was the other Goldberry player to score in double digits with 11, while Job Shan scored 15. Antonio Datan added 13 and Leigh Dixon contributed 11 for Insular Square.
Meanwhile, ousted champions Cebu Landmasters won the third place trophy after a thrilling 64-62 win over RDAK Transporters.
Franco Te and Kevin Villamor scored 12 points for the Landmasters.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on September 26, 2013.