Cycle Fork Oil defeats AV five-A A +A
Sunday, August 19, 2012
THE Accelerate Supreme (AS) and the Cycle Fork Oil (CFO) turned back their respective rivals in the crossover semifinals of the 4th Trip Ko Phoenix Fuels U16 Basketball Cup at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center Sunday.
The Roy Josol-mentored AS defeated the Zoelo Extreme (ZE), 74-69, behind the heroics of Ronald Jabican, who scored 17 points. Teammate Gilmar Paras added 14 to seal the deal.
The Nick Serafica-coached CFO dribblers, meanwhile, cruised past Accelerate Vega (AV), 88-73. Nicole Barrera sparked CFO with 19 points while teammate Allan Marollano chipped in 16. AV's Janrex Tahanlangit scored the game-high 20 points in a losing effort.
The rest of the crossover semifinals matches will be played today at 8 a.m. pitting AS against CFO and AV against ZE.
The basketball tournament is presented by Phoenix Petroleum Philippines, Inc. and sanctioned by the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) under Mindanao Region B director Regino "Boy" Cua. (RPSA)
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on August 20, 2012.