Agape slips past MHS Varsity, 19-16

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THE game between MHS Varsity and Agape Christian School in the PSS Boys High School Basketball League at Marianas High School Gym on Thursday night was a nail-biter from start to finish.

KHS JV’s Babauta on a fastbreak play during Thursday night’s game in the PSS Boys High School Basketball League.  Photo by Prince Factor

There were10 deadlocks and great defense and efficient scoring on the part of both team.

MHS Varsity’s John Fabros made an impact in the first quarter by scoring 6 points while S. Xu and Tang from Agape both combined for nine points to give ACS a 13-11 lead in the first half.

At the start of the second half, Bravo quickly drilled a triple to give MHS Varsity a one-point lead. But against ACS’ beefy centers, MHS Varsity was no match. Agape controlled the boards and prevented MHS Varsity from scoring more than 5 points in the second half.

With time running out, MHS Varsity was down by 3 points but had an opportunity to send the game to overtime. However, MHS V could not connect a three-point shot, giving ACS a 19-16 victory.

KHS JV overwhelms MHS JV, 51-20

In their game, Kagman High School JV outscored MHS JV 28-12 in the first half. KHS’ fast-paced game, boards and defensive stops forced turnovers MHS JV could not afford. In the end, KHS JV’s efficiency was way beyond MHS JV’s reach. Kagman won big time, 51-20.


ACS 19 - Tang 6, S. Xu 5, Zheng 2, T. Xu 2, Li 2, Liang 2

MHS Varsity 16 – Fabros 6, Roligat 4, Sablan 3, Bravo 3


KHS JV 51 – Babauta 9, Cruz 8, Palmes 8, Salas 7, Masga 6, Daikichy 6, Pangelinan 5, Santos 2

MHS JV 20 – Rizo 5, Kaipat/Wabol 3, Sapipi 3, Barrera 2, Galang 2, Caruana 2, Singa 2, Navarro 1

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