DMMA beats SPC, 78-58-A A +A
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
THE Davao Merchant Marine Academy (DMMA) Mariners sank San Pedro College (SPC) Blue Stallions, 78-58, at the start of the Davao Champions League at Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center on Saturday afternoon.
The Mariners took the lead from the start and stretched the margin 60-41 going into the fourth canto then never looked back to secure the win.
Both teams are entered in Group B.
The Jose Maria College Kings also entered the winning column by whipping Holy Cross of Davao (HCDC) College Crusaders, 96-71, in the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas-sanctioned cagefest.
Jumabon Bulac poured in 36 points for the Kings.
HCDC Crusaders team coach Adele Nobleza said their team is bannered mostly by rookies who have yet to jell as one squad.
In another game, the Ateneo de Davao University Blue Knights defeated TI Olympians, 57-43, in the league organized by Phoenix Petroleum Philippines, Inc.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on September 24, 2013.