The Light Blue Team started their basketball campaign on a high note after beating the Green Team 52-44 last Saturday, August 4 at the Celebrity Sports Plaza.
The Greens started the game at a disadvantage with only three players but managed to tie the score 15-15 in the first quarter while the Light Blues leveraged on their number to gain a 3-point lead in the second quarter at 28-25, thanks to Manmar Ordonio’s perfect free throws.
The Greens, even with a complete number of team players by half time was not able to keep up with the Light Blues which expanded their lead to 7 points by the end of the third quarter at 41-34. In the end the Light Blues took the victory with an 8-point lead. Ordonio was tagged as the game’s best player with 21 game points.
On Tuesday, August 7, the Violet Team will battle the White Team back-to-back with the Black Team vs the Gray Team.