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UV Baby Lancers get two straight wins

Saturday, August 27, 2016

THE University of Visayas Baby Lancers ended their fourth game with a dominating win against the Cebu Eastern College Dragons 80-56.

Jhiey Paraldo with 16 points followed by Jancurck Cabahug with 14 points led their team to a win.

Early in the ballgame, the Dragons started with an aggressive mindset getting the ball inside the paint resulting to forward Dave Manlapat's two consecutive free throws.

But with 5:08 remaining in the first quarter, the Baby Lancers immediately responded with an 8-0 run of their own taking the lead 11-9

The Baby Lancers ended the quarter with a 19-11 lead.

In the second quarter, the Baby Lancers second unit led by Jancurck Cabahug, who finished with 14 points and 7 rebounds, took advantage of their size as they keep pounding the ball inside and keep grabbing rebounds, stretching their lead to 18-37.

Going into the second half, the Dragons were up by double digit 37-20.

With 8:05 remaining in the third quarter, the Dragons duo, Dave Manlapat and Arbie Sanchez, narrowed the gap to 12 but could not maintain their momentum as the Baby Lancers stretched their lead even more ending the third quarter 41-61.

The Baby Lancers pulled away in the remaining quarter and go on with a dominating victory 80 - 56.

They now improved their record to 3-1 (win-loss).

Dave Manlapat led all scorers for the Dragons with 16 points including two three pointers.

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Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on August 28, 2016.

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