Gorgonio, Libres are SBC champs-A A +A
Monday, June 25, 2012
BERTING Gorgonio and Jay Libres captured the titles in their respective division in the recent Sunday Bowlers Club (SBC) Bowler of the Month for June held Sunday evening at the Fairlanes Bowling Center.
Gorgonio, who emerged Class A Bowler of the Month for May, clinched another Class A title for this month after defeating Boy Fuentes 122-101 in their step-the-ladder finals.
Fuentes arranged a titular showdown against Gorgonio by stomping Ed Mercado, 138-110.
Gorgonio, meanwhile, took the first spot and earned a twice-to-beat advantage after hitting 286 pinfalls in the 4-game elimination round.
Libres, meanwhile, annexed the Class B title after beating Boy Detoya, 132-120, in their titular showdown. Third-seed Detoya stunned second ranked Oca Aplicador in the semis, 123-122, to book a finals berth.
Libres, on the other hand, ranked first after the eliminations with 231 pinfalls.
In the distaff side, Emy Dejiga seized the Ladies title by hacking out a 117-107 victory over Liza Berandoy in their finals clash. Dejiga earned a twice-to-beat advantage after rolling 226 pins after the eliminations.
Berandoy took the second spot with 223, while Helen Pugoy landed on the third slot with 222. Berandoy went on to defeat Pugoy, 106-103, before falling short against Dejiga in the finals.
Gani More, for his part, crowned himself champion in Class C being the only player in the division.
The SBC Weekly Dalawahan Bowling Tournmanent will resume Sunday at the Fairlanes Bowling Center.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on June 26, 2012.