Marcelo, guest speaker in juniors basketball opening-A A +A
Friday, August 23, 2013
SPONSORING Sante Barley International (SBI) CEO is the guest speaker Joel Marcelo of the Sante Barley Inter-School Juniors Basketball Tournament that unfurls at Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center today.
A simple opening program is set 9:30 a.m. today before games will be played in the cagefest sanctioned by the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas under regional director Regino "Boy" Cua.
Marcelo will be joined by Cua, SBI marketing head Paul Caluag and Sports Development Division of the City Mayor's Office (SDD-CMO) officer-in-charge William "Butch" Ramirez as guests.
Group A teams Jose Maria College (JMC), Agro-Industrial Foundation College of the Philippines (AIFCP), Davao Jones Academy, Precious International School of Davao and Ateneo de Davao University as well as Group B squads Ford Academy of the Arts, Assumption College of Davao, Daniel R. Aguinaldo National High School, Holy Child College of Davao, and Emar Human and Environmental College will vie for the coveted title.
Teams will play the single round-robin eliminations. The top two teams in each group will book seats to the cross-over semi-finals en-route to the championship match.
The winners will receive cash prizes and trophies from the annual league for high school players. (MLSA)
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on August 24, 2013.