AFTER winning the crown in the 1st Governor’s Cup Regional Basketball Invitational Championships in December 2017, CenterPhil Montessori SilverKnights will represent Region 6 in the 2018 Breakdown Basketball Invitational (BBI) Under-17 at the Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU) on Mar 13-17.
Trained by head coach Andee Ticzon, the Janiuay-based team earned a slot in the BBI after beating Hercor College Junior Jaguars, 75-65.
The SilverKnights will face powerhouse teams from Metro Manila, Bulacan, Cagayan De Oro, Cavite, Davao, and Naga.
According to Ticzon, they are now preparing so that they can compete well in the tournament which is one of the fastest growing grassroots basketball leagues in the country.
The BBI also features the Under-12 division which La Salle Greenhills ruled in 2017 while San Beda High School dominated the Under-17 category.