Fyr Fyter/Heineken dominated LJS San Agustin/Tiger Beer, 101-80, while Madz/Manila Beer prevailed over PIOR Athletics/Brewkettle, 83-67, Tuesday night in the Fil-Sino Asia Brewery Cup at Bacolod Tay Tung High School Po Hang Gym.
Fyrfyter came out firing on all cylinders behind Coleen Testa and Jhan Nermal's combined 16 points for a 28-18 first quarter lead.
Tiger Beer managed to cut the deficit at halftime, 40-35, after Botsoy Solinap and Jhornel Laborte orchestrated a 17-12.
In the third quarter, Tiger Beer managed to take the lead as Johnson Salazar and Bonbon Cadagat scored five points each. But Fyrfyter countered with a full court pressure defense to wear down LJS San Agustin players en route to a 101-80 win.
In the second game, Madz/Manila Beer used a balanced offense in the second half, where all their players scored at least a point, in subduing PIOR Athletics/Brewkettle, 83-67.
Ryan Hugnatan led Madz' with 11 points. Joemel Garrido scored 10, Ryan Agena 8, and Bryan Alunan with 7.
Pitaw dela Peña scored 23 for PIOR/Brewkettle but got little support from his teammates with nobody else scoring in double digits.*
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