CHIANG Kai Shek College defeated Xavier, 73-56, to take home the 80th Bacolod Tay Tung High School 80th Anniversary basketball tournament on Thursday.
The Blue Dragons swept the elimination round with a 5-0 win-loss record before defeating Sun Yat Sen High School of Iloilo in the semifinals held at the Tay Tung gym in Bacolod City to arrange the title game against Xavier, a fellow Tiong Lian team.
JV Gallego was adjudged as the Most Valuable Player of the tournament following his steady performance for the Blue Dragons.
Named to the Mythical Five were Miguel Corteza of Bacolod Tay Tung High School, Ralph Penuela of Hua Siong College of Iloilo, Mark Claveria of Sun Yat Sen College of Iloilo, Tyler Tio of Xavier School, and Shannon Gagate of Chiang Kai Shek College.
Following the tournament, CKSC will hold an outreach program at the Sto. Nino Orphanage Homes in Bacolod where it will give Hapee and Blackwater products, shirts, and basketballs to the less fortunate.