CARDINALS nosed out Victory Splash Bros., 75-74, in Juniors A action in the 2018 MariQuina Basketball League-Q Cup tournament at the Parang Playground Court in Marikina last Nov. 10.
Kurt Russell Catungal mocked all defenders to score 18 points in the Cardinals' victory over Victory Splash Bros..
In other matches, it was Brgy. Nangka over Batang GS, 108-107, with Jhan Kheir Reyes firing 37 points; Formula Z over KSPC, 76-65, with Earl Jerald Bautista hitting 14 points; and Team LCM over Ballers by forfeiture.
Last Nov. 6, Team LCM overwhelmed Team ABC, 120-61, and Madam Tess nipped Pioneer, 86-75, in Seniors A division.
Jayson Vanzuela topscored for Team LCM with 17 points against Team ABC.
Nikko Bermido, on the other hand, had a game-high 13 points for Madam Tess.
Nov. 4 games also saw Madam Tess, KSPC and M7-Radiant beating their respective Junior B opponents.
Madam Tess clobbered Formula Z, 101-81, with Mark Guinto providing the offensive muscle with a game-high 23 points.
KSPC bested Ballers, 76-73, with Rixjay Quisaba leading the way with14 markers; and M7-Radiant clobbered Brgy. Nangka, 104-85, with Deo Timajo firing 22 points.
The tournament is an annual project of Cong. Miro Quimbo and Kap.Tatang Zulueta as part of their sports develoment program.