KNOWN for its motocross competitions, the MS MotoSuit is trying out another sport as it presents the 2020 Lou Ornopia Open Basketball Tournament, which will kick off on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020, at the Calambua covered court in the Municipality of San Remigio, Cebu.
More than P50,000 in cash prizes are at stake in the basketball tournament that will be participated in by formidable teams in San Remigio.
“It is our tradition to make entertainment through sports. One of the proofs of that is our motocross event that has been staged here for the last two decades,” said Calambua Brgy. Captain Lou Ornopia.
“This time, we have decided to hold an open basketball tournament to give those basketball enthusiasts a chance to showcase their skills. This sporting event is organized to keep the youths away from vices,” he added.
The champion team will win a P20,000 cash prize, P15,000 for second place and P10,000 for third place.
The Most Valuable Player, Mythical Five and Sportsmanships awards will also be given.
The month-long tournament will be participated in by more than six teams.
The registration fee for every team is at P1,500. Registration starts on Sunday, Feb. 9. (RSC)