5 Mandaya Cup games up at Almendras Gym-A A +A
Friday, September 27, 2013
FIVE games are on hand when the 4th Royal Mandaya Hotel Inter-School Basketball Tournament resumes today, Sept 28, at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center.
The Ateneo de Davao University will try to recover from its last game loss as it battles Assumption College of Davao (ACD) at 12:30 p.m. in the mini division.
The Ateneo mini dribblers bowed to Philippine Women's College (PWC), 37-57, in their last meeting in the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP)-sanctioned cagefest.
The 8 a.m. curtain raiser pits University of the Immaculate Conception (UIC) against Holy Child School of Davao (HCSD) in the mini division. UIC eyes its second win in three outings having defeated ACD, 44-38, the other weekend.
In the cadets category, UIC clashes against HCSD at 9:30 a.m. while struggling PWC collides with Holy Cross of Davao College (HCDC) at 12:30 p.m.
The Daniel R. Aguinaldo National High School (DRANHS), meanwhile, tests the mettle of ACD in the 2 p.m. main game.
Only cadet matches, however, will be played tomorrow starting at 2 p.m. with DRANHS going up against Precious International School of Davao followed by the encounter between ACD-UIC at 3:30 p.m. in the league presented by The Royal Mandaya Hotel owner and president Glenn Escandor in cooperation with the Office of Mayor Rodrigo Duterte and Office of Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on September 28, 2013.