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Makati, Parañaque win

  • Written by Robert Andaya
  • Published in Basketball
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MAKATI  outsteadied Pateros, 80-71, while Paranaque demolished Taguig, 78-63, to  move into a  share  of  the  lead  with Metro Manila  Development Authority in  the  2018 Metro  Manila Sportsfest  basketball tournamnt at the  Pasay Sports Complex.

Paul  Russel  Isidro  scattered 26  points on 10-of-19 shooting and Louie Jim Lime aded 15 points and 13 rebounds  to power th  Skyscrapers to their third stright win in the South Divsision.

Isidro and  Lime  combined for 16 of  Makati’s 30 fourth-quarter  points that helped the Skyscrapers to erase a  five-point third quarter deficit and  win pulling away.

Pateros, which  was limited to only 16 points in the final period, skidded to 1-3 in the event, which  has  Mobile App  ng  Bayan,  Barangay 143  and  Synergy 88 as  major sponsors  and Spalding as  the official ball.

Julian Jugo was the top peformer for  Pateros  with 21 points, five  rebounds and five assists.

Paranaque  relied on  Llarves ( 22 points), Allen Tacaldo  (15 points), and  Michael  Tajonera (11 points) to beat Taguig and keep its unbeaten record in three games. 

In the  battle of   winless teams, Las Pinas overpowered Pasay,  98-83.

Jericho Reytes exploded with 29 points and Jose Ignacio added 23 points and 12 rebounds  in Las Pinas’ first win in three tries.

The  tournament  is supported by  Spurway Enterprises, World Balance, Higer Bus, Nature’s Spring Water, Globe, Star Bread, Frabel Foods, Regan Industrial Steel, Glitter.ph, Alcoplus,

Manila Bulletin, Rebel Sports, Excellent Noodlez, Summit Water, Gerry’s Grill, 1-Pacman Partylist and Archie’s Bespoke Bar + Grill.

The scores:

First game

Parañaque (78)-- Llarves 22, Tacaldo 15, Tajonera 11, Juntilla 9, Capulong 9, Roa 4, Regidor 2, Geralao 2, Milan 2, Cruz 0

Taguig (63)--Torrijos 15, Acuita 11, Arciaga 10, Molera 6, Guevarra 5, Del Mundo 5, Blanco 4, Victoria 3, Torres III 2, Arceo 2, Robles 0

Quarterscores: 21-12, 40-27, 63-40, 78-63

Second game
 
Makati (80) --Isidro  26, Lime 15, Ladres 7, Cesista 7, Reyes 6, Natividad 5, Sy 5, Villena 3, Astor 3, Salin 1, Solomon 0.

Pateros (71)-- Jugo 21, Inocencio 11, Carreon 10, Delfonso 9, Salonga 6, Tangco 5, Charanguero 5, Macatangay 4, Esic 0, Raymundo 0.

Quarterscores: 23-18, 30-35, 50-55, 80-71.