Alvin Patrimonio, Jerry Codinera relive partnership for one night -- and for a cause
Alvin Patrimonio and Jerry Codinera relive thier tandem even for just one night. Jerome Ascano

FORMER teammates Alvin Patrimonio and Jerry Codinera get to relive their glory days together even for just an exhibition outing.

Patrimonio and Codinera, who formed part of the original Purefoods franchise that entered the PBA three decades ago the roster of cage legends seeing action in a basketball for a cause set on May 29 at the Quezon Convention Center in Lucena, City.

The two won a total of five championships in their stint with the team together from 1988 to 1999.

Patrimonio is now team manager of Magnolia, while Codinera serves as coach of Arellano University.

Joining Patrimonio and Codinera in the meet organized by Jams Artist Production and Marcuaap Twin Boy are Allan Caidic, Kenneth Duremdes, Vince Hizon, Poch Juinio, Willie Miller, Gary David, John Ferriols, Jondan Salvador, Denok Miranda, and Rudy Lingganay.

Together they will form two teams and combine with a selection of players coming mostly from Sariaya, Quezon led by Jepoy Abaya, Irvin Gabrido, Ricky Tinamisan, Elmer de Leon, Dan Garcia, and Ghie Lopez.

Also suiting up is Jams Artist Production owner Jojo Flores.

Prior to the game, the grand launch of the search for the Jams top models for the year will be introduced.

Under the supervision of Maricar Moina, around 300 aspiring model-candidates will be presented to the public, and will be joined by last year’s winners of the same modeling search.

The event will be hosted by former PBB entry Margo Midwinter. 

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