West Negros cagers dethrone Tay Tung;
SJI elem boys, UNO-R girls retain crown
STI-West Negros University clamped on defending champion Bacolod Tay Tung High School Thunderbolts’ offense to pull off a 77-75 win and claim the title in NOPSSCEA Season 36 juniors basketball yesterday at their homecourt.
In elementary basketball, St. John’s Institute Baby Falcons routed La Salle Baby Stingers, 80-63, to defend their crown while UNO-R high school girls’ stamped their class against USLS, 71-46, to retain the championship.
Complementing their defense with speed and hassle play, the STI-WNU Junior Mustangs took the first quarter, 20-13, to put the pressure on the Thunderbolts.