Spoilers to test NBL All Stars in Super League
National Basketball League (NBL) runner up FR Spoilers will test the NBL All Stars when they collide tonight, 6 p.m. in the resumption of the 2013 National Basketball League (NBL) Super League at the Palau National gym.
The Spoilers will parade its line up composed of Val Domingo, Mark Pagayanan, Lester Mendoza, Michael Bombita, Raul Osias, Francis Tan, Gil Lomboy, Aries Echanova, Coco Gonzales, Al Obrero, Leo Sebastian, and Raymund Tan with Jun dela Cruz as head coach and Bobby Pineda as assistant coach.
On the other hand, the NBL All Stars will have Michael Williams, Gino Smau, Reid Una Rikrik, Kent Moore, Brandon Harvey, Elway Ngiraboi, Jose Meltel, Armando Canseco, Franky Kuchad, Dougwin Franz, Medermel Yaoch, and Vincent Kulas with Logan Ngiriou as head coach and Sinton Soalablai and Topps Sungino as assistant coaches.
Schedules of the games are as follows: August 28 at 6 p.m. – Peched Raw vs. FR Spoilers; August 29 at 6 p.m. – Nationals vs. NBL All Stars; Sept. 2 at 6 p.m. – NBL All Stars vs. Peched Raw; Sept. 3 at 6 p.m. – FR Spoilers vs. Nationals; Sept. 4 at 6 p.m. – Semifinals; Sept. 5 at 6 p.m. – Semifinals; Sept. 9 at 6 p.m. – Consolation game; Sept. 10 at 6 p.m. – Championship game.
The tournament, which is supervised by the Palau Basketball Federation (PBF), is a tobacco, alcohol and drug free program. Any violators will be banned from participating. For more information call Topps at 488-4491. By Peter Erick L. Magbanua (Island Times News)