The third round of the first ever Friday Basketball Club Tournament ” A League of Our Own ” were marred with upsets as win-less clubs provided the excitement in 3 of its scheduled 4 games. Escopa Guess used stifling defense all throughout the four quarters of the game to get their first win over the league leader and well organized team Don Jose in the final score of 72 – 69. EGS’s Patungan paced the winner 17 points, 8 rebounds, 2 steals and a block. Will this be the start of recovery for the EGS who are jumbled in the standings with CBM, ESB and PPY with a 1-2 win loss cards.
Coming from big wins… Escopa Guess true mettle will be tested with now complete line up of Chamba Mentality.
Home court favorites played the last scheduled game of the day that saw the combined youth and experience of both teams as a power to reckoned with with other six participating teams in the first ever FBC ” A League of Our Own ” Basketball Tournament.
Batang Gitna-Centro outplayed Guess (Escopa) in the final game with the score 66-55… dubbed as the Big 3 of the BGC, Masayuki Baldomar, Renz Cruz and Robert Santiago led the balanced attack for BGC with 12,12 and 10 points respectively.
Guess (Escopa) made only 7 out of 26 shots from beyond the arc, Jonathan Mendoza led all scorers with 14 points for Guess(Escopa).
Masayuki O. Baldomar had an all around game with 12 points, 6 steals, 4 rebounds and a block for BGC.