1st game: Old Aces 80, Doritos 73
Old Aces earned their first victory of the season by defeating Doritos 80-73 in overtime in the BANMI-Masters Mobil Oil Basketball League.
Joe Camacho pumped in 24 points, 2 assists, 5 rebounds and 1 steal. Teammate Dave Camacho helped out with 16 points, 1 assist and 9 rebounds.
Jerry Lopez had 15 points followed by Roger Valencia with 10 points. Doritos playing Coach Andy Nepaial contributed 6 points, 2 assists, 6 rebounds and 1 steal, while veteran player Rick Northern contributed 5 points, 2 assists, 8 rebounds and 1 steal in a losing cause.
It was a very close game and the score was tied 68-68 by the end of regulation. This game went into overtime with Old Aces winning over Doritos 80-73.
2nd game: GTE Pacifica 81, NMC Fakpi 52
GTE Pacifica, the two times Master defending champion, handed NMC their first loss of the season with 81-52 victory.
Richard Brostrom pumped in 19 points, 4 assists, 1 blocked shot, 17 rebounds and 3 steals, while teammate Dado Vistal contributed 18 points mostly coming from the 3-point area. Vistal also managed to grab 7 rebounds and 2 steals.
NMC Fakpi was led by Lloyd Hartman with 11 points, 4 assists, 4 blocked shots, 11 rebounds and 2 steals. Arnold Mesa backed up Hartman with 9 points, 5 assists, 3 rebounds and 1 steal in a losing cause.
GTE Pacifica, missing the services of their playing Coach Tony Sablan, still managed to pull the win with point guard Frank Iglecias orchestrating the GTE attack.
Next game schedule
Yhurs., Sept. 14
1st game 6:30 p.m. NMC Fakpi vs. Lens Bar
Referees: R. Lizama, E. Bubos
2nd game 8:00 p.m. Doritos vs. Badtz Marru
Referees: RAT, A. Venus