From SBP 3X3

National 3×3 program bared

A powerhouse cast bared the plans for a powerhouse national 3×3 program at the Crowne Plaza last Tuesday noon, August 14. Present as the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas and national team sponsor Chooks-to-Go held a press conference at Bar One, Crowne Plaza in Pasig City were 3×3 coach Eric Altamirano, SBP 3×3 program director Mark …

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Former Champion Cheerleader to represent RP in IBF Youth Leadership Seminar

SINGAPORE – A young entrepreneur and a champion cheerleader has been selected to represent the Philippines in International Basketball Foundation (IBF) Youth Leadership Seminar in Singapore June 22-24. Amanda Alejandrino, a former NU Pep Squad Cheerleader will join 15 representatives from South East Asia and the Pacific region in the Fiba Foundation sponsored event. Alejandrino …

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Janine Pontejos wins 3×3 Shootout Gold

By Rick Olivares Janine Pontejos put on a spectacular shooting display in the Shoot-Out Finals of the 2018 Fiba 3×3 World Cup at the Philippine Arena by scoring 11 points to best a field that included Croatia’s Martin Hrvoje, Russia’s Maksim Dybovskii and Alexandra Stolyar. Pontejos the Business Management graduate from Centro Escolar University hit …

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Serbia advances to men’s 3×3 semis

By rick olivares It was raining outside the Philippine Arena. Inside, it was raining three-pointers as defending Fiba 3×3 World Cup champions, Serbia dropped four consecutive treys to blow open their quarterfinals match with Mongolia. From an 8-6 score in favor of Serbia, Dusan Bulut, Marko Savic, and Dejan Majstorovic hit four triples to hike …

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