Chiang Kai overcomes St. Jude

December 01, 2018

CHIANG Kai Shek College brought down St. Jude Catholic School, 79-72, in the heavyweight  battle in the Tanduay Athletics- Metro Manila Tiong Lian (MMTL)  Alumni 40  years old and above  basketball championship at the Tanduay  gym last Nov. 30.

Eric Ang and Rodel Ng provided the 1-2 punch  for CKSC as they combined  for 41 points on 13-of-28 shooting in the team’s  third straight win in the   nine-team tournament that features the top alumni players from leading Filipino-Chinese schools in Metro Manila.

Ang finished with 21 points,  including five triples in nearly 27 minutes, while Ng flirted with a triple double with 20 points, 15 rebounds and nine assists.

Lincoln Lim contributed 14 points, three rebounds and two assists for CKSC,  which withstood  a strong 30-poibt third quarter run by St.Jude to clinch the win.

St.Jude drew solid numbers from Louie Kaw (23 points, eight rebounds) and Bong Tan (22 points, seven rebounds and seven assists) in a losing effort.

Ingleberg Kaw gad nine points and nine rebounds for St. Jude,  which fell to 1-2

Earlier, Uno High School overcame a 30-point explosion by Kerby Chua to beat St. Peter, 81-73, and secure its third win in four outings.

McRobert Dytiandu came through with a double-double of 19 points and 16 rebounds and Romar Velasco had 12 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists for Uno, which rebounded from 56-59 setback to CKSC last Nov. 23.

Chua led St. Peter with 30 points, including four yriples, and 11 rebounds.

The event is organized by MMTL president Christian Tan with Johny Tam  as alumni operations head  and Horacio Lim as the commissioner.

The tournament resumes on Dec. 7 with a regular doubleheader pitting JUbilee against GCC and PCC against Xavier.

Event sponsor  is Tanduay Athletics.

The  scores:

First game

Uno (81) -- Dytiandu 19, Velasco 12,  Co 10, Cheng 7, Gocheco 7, C. Tan 6,  Sia 6, R. Tan 5, Tung 3, Yeung 3, Ngo 3,  Chua 0, A. Tsn 0

St. Peter (73) -- K. Chua 30,  Palao 16, Lo 5, Ng 5,  Dychauco 4, Kiat 3,  Estrada 3, Cotek 2, Co 2, Chan 2, S. Chua 1, Ong 0, E. Tan 0, Chung 0,  J. Tan 0.

Quarterscores: 23-21, 38-40, 57-56, 81-7.

Second game

CKSC (79) --  Ang 21, Ng 20, Lim 14,  Ong 6, De Austria 5, Phi 5,  Santos 4, Li 2,  Yu 2, Tan 0. Drloso 0.

St. Jude (72) -- Kaw 23,  L. Tan 22, I. Kaw 9, Santiago 7, Ng 5, Chew 4, Uy 2,  Abella 0, Ang 0, King 0, Co 0.

Quarterscores: 23-12, 47-23, 59-53, 79-72.