UNO-R advances to reg’l finals
in Coca Cola PBA Youngstars
The junior Rams from University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos stamped their class by beating the junior from Stingers University of St. La Salle-Integrated School, 70-42, in the finals Monday to advance to the regional finals of the 2012 Coca-Cola Youngstars at the West Negros University gym.
With Emmanuel Bernales tallying 17 points, the Gerome Aledron-mentored UnoRians grabbed the provincial crown, while relegating the La Sallians to first runner-up.
UNO-R took control of the game as early as the first quarter as the squad posted a seven-point lead at 14-7, with Patrick Dave Yulo scoring four points and Polo Miguel Lopingco with three points.