Chick@Phil 89 ends Belo Men’s streak-A A +A
Thursday, August 28, 2014
CHICK @ Phil 89 came up with brilliant end-game executions to snap the six-game run of Belo Men 98, 49-45, in Division B of the Avenir Shaabaa Cup Basketball Tournament at the Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu Magis Eagles Arena in Canduman last Sunday.
Theogene Lim got the needed help from Chad Go to hand the erstwhile unbeaten Belo Men their first loss. Phil 89 controlled the game early and held on to the lead in the final quarter to improve to 3-4.
Lim finished with 16 points and Go contributed 10 points for Chick @ Phil, while Valiant Ngo topped Belo Men with 11 points.
In the other Division B action, RDAK Transporters relied on a second half outburst to rout Shakey’s 94, 70-40.
After a close first half, RDAK dropped a searing 19-5 blitz in the third then capped it with a 25-11 bomb in the final period.
Christopher Chua had 13 points and Charleson Sia added 12 as RDAK strengthened its hold at second place with a 5-2 record.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on August 29, 2014.