Insular Square routs Colours by 50 points in Shabaa Cup-A A +A
Monday, September 1, 2014
JOSEPH SHAN and Leigh Dixon scored 14 points each to lead Insular Square to a 109-49 rout over Colours in Division A of the Avenir Shaabaa Cup Basketball Tournament last Sunday in the Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu Magis Eagles Arena in Canduman.
Insular Square opened the match with a 31-9 blast in the opening quarter then capped the match with a 35-13 run to log its fifth win in seven games.
Aside from Shan and Dixon, Jasper Diaz made 12 points, Franz Pacheco contributed 11, and Ed Macasling, Arthur Lao and Antonio Datan added 10 points each in the Titans’ lopsided win. Jerome Saceda scored the game-high 24 points and Dan Tecson made 10 as Colours dropped to 3-5.
Gaisano Capital broke the game wide-open in the third period with a 21-9 blast to score a 73-50 win over Beaver Sandals.
Oriel Lim scored 13 points and Arc Araw-Araw added 11 points to help Gaisano Capital improve to 6-2, while Dangen Genrauli finished with 15 points and Daren Ong and Ashley Locay-Locay had 11 points each in Beavers Sandal’s sixth loss in eight games.
The Cebu Landmasters on the other hand defeated RDAK Stallions 77-48 to improve 6-2 in the team standings.
Anton Aldeguer scored 11 points and Kyle Valmoria and Ervin Lopena added 10 points each for Cebu Landmasters. Jair Igna, Joseph Roma, Jerry Seno combined for 35 points as RDAK dropped to 5-3.
In Division B, Belo Men 98 defeated Shakey’s 94, 61-40; Echo Appliance defeated Chick @ Phil 89, 50-47 in overtime; and RDAK Transporter scored a 48-31 win over White Gold Club 96.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on September 02, 2014.