ARQ Builders smash SMCCO to stay undefeated

THE ARQ Builders topped the SMCCO, 67-59, to remain undefeated in the Duterte Basketball League at the Capitol Parish gym on Sunday, January 5, 2020.

Jesus Saga led the way for the Builders as he scored 24 points to help ARQ come away as the victor in the battle between two unbeaten squads. Shy Arriesgado added 12 markers as well.

SMCCO fell to 4-1 and into a tie for second place with the BJMP, which won via default over Sangkay Basketball. Also winning via default over the XSembros was Crown Regency.

In the other game, RDT picked up a 74-61 win over the Top Pythons, thanks to the stellar showing of Neobert Monasque who had 24 points. Allen Escoto also had a great game with 15 markers, three assists and three steals.

RDT and the Top Pythons are now tied with similar records of 2-3. (JNP)