Stacey Tibayan leads way as Ginebra downs Alaska in PBA Under-16 tournament

BARANGAY Ginebra beat Alaska, 77-66, to share the top spot in Group A of the 2016 Cloudfone-Batang PBA 16-under-under basketball tournament on Thursday at the Philippine Science High School Gym.

Stacey Tibayan had 12 points, while Shaquelle Bryant Pineda added 11 for the Batang Kings, who improved to 3-1 to tie idle Phoenix in Group A.

Nathaniel Tulabot added 21 points for the Batang Aces, who fell to 2-2.

San Miguel beat Rain or Shine, 83-47, as the Batang Beermen held the Batang Elasto Painters to only six points in the first quarter.

Mikhael James Gutierrez led four Batang Beermen players in double figures with 17 points. Etienne Evangelio added 15, Clark Santa Cruz, and Emmanuel John Dela Rosa 12 for San Miguel.

Meralco downed Tropang TNT, 61-57, with Francis Glorioso scoring 24 points for the Batang Bolts.

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