Nissan Bows Out in Fil-Sino Class B
Nissan Bacolod loses its two remaining games and bowed out in contention in Class B division of the Fil-Sino Inter-Color Basketball tournament at Po Hang Gym.
Nissan Bacolod lost to Robles Dental Clinic, 84-62 Monday then to topseed 888 Premier, 84-56 Wednesday.
Robles dominated Nissan in all quarters to assure themselves of a semifinals slot.
Robles was led by the trio of RJ Iligan, brothers Keith and Ken Banzon with 10 points apiece; Roderick De Los Santos 8; Deonyson Dy added 7 and Richard Tan with 6.
Joel Masadia sizzled with 27 points but not enough to lift Nissan; Chipeng Uy made 10, Simon Tan drilled 6, Siopao Dichavez had 5, while
Beejay Paredes and Kevin Hinolan had 4 each.
888 Premier notched the top spot and a twice-to-beat advantage in the semifinals after winning against Nissan.
Reserve Brent Chan paced 888 Premier with 24; Edward Uy added 17, Jeffrey Lee 16, Ramon Sy 10, Brian Ong and Joshua Lao 6.
Nissan was led by Kerwin Guillon with 14; Andre Tan 12; Alan Su 11 and Simon Tan 10.
The teams standing are; 888 Premiers at (6-2), Fyr Fyter Mktg. (5-3), Robles Dental Clinic (4-3), Johann Kendrick Tan AcCESsorize (3-4) and Nissan Bacolod (1-7). *