STI-WNU takes lead vs.
Tay Tung in NBTC-Bacolod best-of-3 finals
STI-West Negros University Junior Mustangs prevailed over Bacolod Tay Tung High School Thunderbolts, 95-87, in Game 1 of the SM-National Basketball Training Center (NBTC) League played at the STI-WNU Gym Sunday.
Game 2 is scheduled tomorrow at Tay Tung's Po Hang Gym.
The Thunderbolts was up, 70-65, going into the fourth quarter but the Junior Mustangs, anchored by Aldave Dale Canoy and Philip John Majometaño, exploded with an 8-0 run to wrestle the lead, 73-70. with less than two minutes left in the game clock.
UNO-R, SJI spikers
join Beach Volley tilt
The University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos and St. John's Institute from Bacolod City are joining six other teams from Dumaguete City, Cebu City, Siquijor, Siaton, and host Bayawan City in the 2018 Tawo-Tawo Women's Beach Volleyball Tournament slated this weekend in Bayawan, Negros Oriental.
The UNO-R team, composed of JennymarSenares and Nikka Ann Medina, is bracketed in Pool A with Siaton, Bayawan and Timagrey – Dumaguete, while SJI is in Pool B with FPA Dumaguete, Cebu Ninos and Siquijor.
The UnoRians will play against Timagrey in the opening game on Saturday at 8:30 a.m. followed by the match between FPA-Dumaguete and Sigquijor.