Thor Olshoppe routs Jamal's Lechon in Amicis basketball tilt

Jonas N. Panerio

THOR Olshoppe turned away Jamal’s Lechon, 95-57, at the start of the Amicis Basketball League at the Consolacion covered court on Sunday, December 1, 2019.

Thor started off strong and led, 39-21, before cruising to the win. Cocoy Padin paced the team of Melvin Cataluna with 24 points, nine assists and three steals while Jorge Ermac added 16 points and seven dimes. Neil Siacor added 14 markers.

In the other game, Speak absolutely crushed SGG, 111-50. Six different players scored in double- figures for the team of Ryan Perez, led by Joemar Batiquin who had 25 points, three rebounds, seven assists and four steals. Jojo Pedrano also came away with 22 markers while Kent Aragon had 14.

The league is being headed by commisioner Lee Mar Dahil together with technical committee head, Aurelio Eslawan. SK Federation president Carlos Donn Flores helped usher in the league’s opening with a brief and inspiring message to the participants.(SunStar Cebu)