Amistads wallops Oton in Pintados de Pasi opener

first_imgPASSI City – Amistads/TEJ Builders had atriumphant start in the 1st Pintados de Pasi Invitational Open BasketballTournament with a 103-69 win over Oton at the City of Passi Arena here onSaturday night. In the other match of the day, HercorCollege Jaguars manhandled JKG, 93-63. Guimaras Leopards, on the other hand,was also victorious in the tournament opener as it handed the PhilippineNational Police an 89-74 beating. Jeffy Espinosa scattered 30 points forGuimaras. “It’s a good start for the team, pero matagal pa ito,” said Amistads/TEJBuilders head coach Rodel Camacho. “There are still some things needed to befix, but mga minor lang naman ‘yun.” Jeigo Montillano was hailed as player ofthe match with 18 points, five rebounds and six assists. Amistads/TEJ Builders’ Jemar Cepriano spearheads his team’s victory over Oton, 103-69, in the 1st Pintados de Pasi Invitational Open Basketball Tournament at the City of Passi Arena on Saturday. NBTC FILE PHOTO Department of Public Works and Highways2nd DEO/J. Cordon/Double J, meanwhile, cruised to a close 93-88 victory overthe Toto Tia Ten Trucking team. Rod Balgos finished with a double-double outputof 17 points and 11 rebounds for the winning team. Jemar Cepriano spearheaded the win with24 points, 11 rebounds, three assists and two steals, while Ryan Calamaan andJesse Sullano also provided the much-needed boost on offense. Randy Palomaria, Passi City SportsDevelopment Officer III, said that the tournament is in celebration of thecity’s Pintados Festival and for Passi’s 22nd cityhood founding anniversary./PNlast_img read more

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