Miranda The Man
Petron - 75 Barako Bull - 66
Leading all scorers, Denok Miranda put in 21 points.
He had 5 offensive boards to his credit too.
"Spider Man" Arwind Santos scores against Mick Pennisi.
Santos got 14 rebounds [the highest from both teams]
and scored 12 points.
Danny Ildefonso tries to foil a Pennisi jumper
in the last few ticks of the 2nd Qtr.
- Nonoy Baclao at Willie Miller's six -
Miller contributed 16 points [same output as that of Dorian Pena]
to the Petron cause. Combined with Mick Pennisis's 12 markers,
the aforementioned Blaze hoopsters combined for 44 points.
[More than half of Petron's final tally of 66]
- Wayne Arboleda bodies up on Denok Miranda -
A defensive lapse by the Barako Bull leaves Alex Cabagnot for a sure twinner.
This was during the last 5 minutes of the game.
Cabagnot put in the same numbers as Danny Ildefonso [8 points].
Eluding Mike Pennisi , Arwind Santos drives baseline and
is greeted by Wayne Arboleda.
Besides havinga strong inside game,
Santos has a sweet stroke from the perimeter.
This clutch attempt from the top of the key hit only the bottomm of the net.
Danny Ildefonso scored 8 markers in 33 minutes of playing time.
He complemented it with 12 rebounds [4 offensive].
Miranda - You the Man.
Alaska Frustrates Powerade
Alaska - 121 Powerade - 111
Former Blue Eagle LA Tenorio
again top scores for Alaska [23 points].
After Baracael's 11 2nd Qtr points, the Powerade Tigers tightened their D on
Mac Mac on the 2nd Half, occasionally doubling on him.
Baracael was limited to 6 points in the 2nd Half.
His total game output was 22, next to LA Tenorio and Tony de la Cruz,
who both scored 23 points each.
Alexs Crisano fouls Sonny Thoss.
Crisano accumulated a total of six personals which sent him to the showers
sometime in beginning of the 4th Qtr.
JV Casio - 26 points in 36 minutes
This guys getting better each game.
Cyrus Baguio [#3]- 7 points in 34 minutes
Marcio Lassiter [#13] - 25 points in 36 minutes
Both Cyrus and Marcio totalled 8 rebounds each.
Cyrus Baguio comes from behind
to block Gary David.
pumps the ball to elude Celino Cruz' block,
but this "hangtime" move gives the waiting Marcio Lassiter
enough time [probably a millisecond or so] to swat the ball at the right time,
sending the ball downtown - and the Powerade fans cheering wildly.
- Big vs Big -
Jayr Reyes vs Doug Kramer
Eric Salamat steals the ball from Celino Cruz.
Celino returns the favor, this time, to Mac Baracael
- A frustrating moment for Gary David -
In this offensive sequence, he drove to the basket and was blocked.
Even before the ball hit the hardcourt
the referee was already signaling a turnover in favor of Alaska.
[2 b updated w a few more pics]