FORMER Sen. Nikki Coseteng has been invited to be the guest of honor when the 2017 Youth Basketball Cup gets underway today (Jan. 21( at the Diliman Preparatory School in Commonwealth Ave., Diliman, Quezon City.
Coseteng will be assisted by veteran coach Rensy Bajar of DPS.
Three games are on tap during opening-day hostilities – one each n the 13 years old and under, 15 years old and under and 17 years old and under categories.
It will be host Diliman Preparatory School ahainst Santo Nino of Novaliches School in the 13-under match starting at 1 p.m.; DPS against Santo Nino in the 15-under at 2:30 p.m.; and Ateneo de Manila against Manila Patriotic School in the 17-under.
A total of 23 teams are seeing action in the tournament sponsored by Gerry’s Grill, Gatorade, Jolibee and Rebisco.