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DPS completes sweep

  • Written by Ed Andaya
  • Published in Basketball
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DILIMAN Preparatory School  completed  a  triple  celebration by sweeping all its matches in the 2017 Youth  Basketball  Cup at the  DPS gym  in  Commonwealth Ave., Diliman, Quezon City over the weekend.

DPS  rode on the heroic sof Junnie  Goyo to roll back  Notre Dame, 81-73, for its second straight  win in  the  boys 17 years old  and under category.

Goyo  mocked   all defenders to  score  a  game-high 32 points for  DPS. He  also had five rebounds and three  steals.
   
Raven  Bajar exploded with 30 points as DPS edged King’s Montessori, 100-99, for ts first win  in  the  boys 15 and under class.
   
Melvin  Zablan  finished with  22 points, five assists and three steals to  power DPS to  an  83-78 win over King’s in  the boys 13 years old  and  under division.
   
It was the third straight win for  DPS in the 13-under.
   
Earlier, Ateneo de  Manila outclassed   UAAP rival  Adamson, 69-48, for its first win  in  three matches in  the boys 17 under last Feb. 11.
   
Amcus Araza scattered  14 points and hauled down five rebounds to lead the Eaglets to victory over the Baby Falcons.
   
Sacred Heart Academy of Novaliches whipped DPS,  97-82, behind Francisco Clarino’s 34 points, eight rebounds and three assists  in  the boys 15-under;   Claret  outsteadied  Notre Dame, 80-75, behind  Elijah  Bitancor’s  20  points  and EDSCI humbled  SHAN,  94-38, behind Jhon Austria’s 20 points in the boys 13-under.