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Dumaguete City, PhilippinesFriday, May 4, 2012

ButtonJSY Countertrade posts first win in Fil-Sino tilt
ButtonBanzuela scores 32 as Shakey’s advances
ButtonFunly Run kicks off tomorrow
ButtonStallions vs. MCS in Jr. PBA opener

JSY Countertrade posts
first win in Fil-Sino tilt

Needing to assert its presence in the tournament, JSY Countertrade beat JSY Transport, 94-80, to barge into the win column of the 2012 Fil-Sino All Asian Countertrade Inc. 1st Conference Inter-Color Basketball at Bacolod Tay Tung High School Hang Gym.

Also registering a big win was Huminova Tigers, who overcame a 62-57 deficit then roared past AACI Transport for an 83-80 victory.

In the battle between two JSY teams, Biboy Uysang, the oldest active Fil-Sino member, surprised the Transport team as he topscored for Countertrade with 29 points.

Banzuela scores 32 as
Shakey’s advances

Rozue Banzuela delivered 32 points as Batch 2008/Shakey’s streaked past Batch 2003/2004/Martha, 77-70, to join BBC/Amazing ’09 in the semifinals of the 4th University of St. La Salle Alumni/LNA7 Sports Foundation Basketball Tournament at the West Negros University Gym.

Banzuela caught fire early in the first quarter as he scored 21 points, while Martha struggled to keep pace but still fell behind, 27-27, despite getting eight points from Mark Celestial, four points from James Ferrer and three points from Christer Isulat.

Trying to bounce back in the second canto, Martha outscored Shakey’s 18-4 as Han Shulz scored six points while Donie Aspero shot five, as they trailed 35-31 at halftime.

Funly Run kicks
off tomorrow

Funly Run 2012, a fund raising event for the St. Vincent Home for the Elderly and the Holy Family Foundation, will kick off tomorrow, 6 a.m. from the Provincial Capitol Lagoon, a press release from organizers said.

Runners joining the event will vie for top honors in the 1-kilometer, 3-kilometer, and 5-kilometer categories with the winner in the centerpiece 5-K event receiving a gift certificate for two for a three-day and two-night stay at 357 Hotel in Boracay.

Interested runners can register at Run Club and Athletes Foot at Robinsons Place and at Cool Running Shop, East Block. They can also contact cellphone numbers 0922-8610393 or 0932-6076749, the press release said.

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