THE basketball teams of St. Robert’s International Academy (SRIA) and Hua Siong College of Iloilo (HSCI) are deep in preparations for the Regional Finals of the 2018 Milo Best Small Basketeers of the Philippines (SBP) – Passerelle Twin Tournament in Bacolod City.
The John Guanco-mentored SRIA Panda Rockets will represent Iloilo in the Passerelle Division after blasting HSCI Red Phoenix in the Iloilo leg finals, 93-70.
MVP awardee Gwyn Miles Pendon and Kent John Parrenas led the team in regaining the crown this year.
Guanco said they want to sustain their good play and follow the game plan which won the Iloilo leg. Other Panda Rockets are JP Czar Gastillo, Jorn Linga, John Lester Amagan, Marc Joseph Soberano, Luis Michael Sitchon, JJ Rodas, Carl Louie Gan, and Alrex Tiolo.
Meanwhile, the hotshots of Vincent “Bing” Conlu reached the regional tourney of the SBP after defeating Ateneo de Iloilo (AdI), 45-27.
The two Iloilo-based schools will represent the province in the regional tilt on Nov. 3-5, 2018.