FORMER youth coach Jamike Jarin likes the composition of the current Batang Gilas Under-16 squad so much that he feels the team is capable of qualifying for the Fiba Under-17 World Championship next year.The current National University head coach ...
May 15, 2017
PAUL Desiderio feeling excited of playing again for University of the Philippines in Season 78 of the UAAP could be an understatement.Desiderio skipped suiting up for the Maroons last season after getting a rare opportunity to play for the national team ...
Aug 31, 2015
THE Philippines ended its campaign on a high note with a 115-51 decision over host United Arab Emirates on Saturday to finish in 15th place in the Fiba Under-17 World Championship in Dubai.Paul Desiderio had 25 points to lead ...
Aug 16, 2014
JOLLO Go fired 27 points as the Philippines put up a gallant stand late in the game before bowing to Argentina, 84-71, in the classification round of the FIBA Under-17 World Championship in Dubai Thursday night.The Batang Gilas fell ...
Aug 14, 2014
FRANCE knocked the Philippines out of the Fiba Under-17 World Championship with an 86-57 victory on Tuesday in their round-of-16 encounter in Dubai.Batang Gilas trailed by just three points, 17-20, after one quarter and by six ...
Aug 12, 2014
A MEMBER of the United States Under-17 basketball team that manhandled the Philippines in Dubai on Monday night praised the 'tireless' Batang Gilas, saying they were "probably the toughest we played against."The Americans completed a three-game sweep ...
Aug 12, 2014
JOLLO Go is playing for two Philippine teams competing in back-to-back youth championship tournaments this month, but you won't hear a single complaint from the young man.The 17-year-old from Hope Christian High School is one ...
Aug 11, 2014
BATANG Gilas coach Jamike Jarin lauded Batang Gilas for its effort although the Philippines for the second straight time failed to come up with a win in the Fiba U17 World Championship.Greece came up with an 85-65 win Saturday night ...
Aug 10, 2014
THE Philippines lost its second game in the Fiba Under-17 World Championship, bowing to Greece, 85-65, on Saturday in Dubai.The Batang Gilas ofund themselves in a hole after scoring in single digits in the second and third quarters against ...
Aug 10, 2014
THE Philippines lost to Angola, 82-72, on Friday to open up its campaign in the Fiba Under-17 World Championship in Dubai.Jolo Mendoza had 16 points, Jollo Go added 13, and Diego Dario chipped in 12 for Batang Gilas, who ...
Aug 8, 2014
HEAD coach Jamike Jarin hopes the Under-17 national team's tune-up games against older opponents will pay off when it takes on powerhouse sides in the Fiba World U17 World Championship in Dubai.The Philippine team will leave for ...
Aug 5, 2014
COACH Jamike Jarin is very realistic about the Philippines' chances of beating powerhouse United States in the Fiba Under-17 World Championship in Dubai next month that he believes beating the mighty Americans will take outside forces to pull off."Siguro lalasunin ...
Jul 9, 2014
SAN Sebastian standout Lorenzo Navarro sees a wide-open battle in this year's NCAA juniors basketball division set to open on Sunday at the San Juan Gym.Navarro, one of three NCAA players who will play for the Philippines in the ...
Jun 25, 2014
EVEN if he is miles away from the national youth squad, Cebu-based Arnie Padilla makes sure he is attuned to what his teammates and his coaches are doing in practices in Manila.That is why Padilla doesn't see any problem ...
Mar 12, 2014
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