EGS ELITE stunned PBA D-League 3-on-3 titlist Blackwater Sports, 21-18, in a closely-contested NBA 3X Philippines open division finals on Sunday at the Philippine International Convention Center Tent.
Former Arellano cagers Rocky Acidre and Mark Doligon, and Acidre’s younger brother Rutger led EGS Elite to the title victory against Blackwater’s Gio Ciriacruz, Robby Celiz, Bacon Austria, and Louie Vigil in the NBA Philippines event graced by NBA stars James Harden of Houston and Eric Gordon of New Orleans.
Far Eastern University’s Mary Angeli Cabochan, Allana May Lim, Marilourd Borja and Karen Columna, beat ex-University of the Philippines Lady Maroons-backed Team Mickey, 8-4, for the women’s open crown.
AMA juniors beat Chang Kai Shek, 20-7, to grab the men’s Under-18 crown, while National University won a walkover against JASMS Patriots in the distaff side.
University of Saint La Salle-Bacolod defeated Conquerors, 18-13, for the men’s Under-16 title.