Blackwater Elite continues their streak to three wins against Alaska Aces
The Blackwater Elite is riding on a 3-game winning streak and it is the first time in franchise history that they have ever done the feat. On the other hand, Alaska Aces seemed to continue with their suffering after losing 13 games in a row dating back to the last conference.
“This victory is going to be somewhat special for us because it’s the first three-game winning streak for the franchise since entering the PBA,” said Leo Isaac"
The Elite and the Aces had a close battle against each other lead by their imports who both lead their respective teams. Henton with 31 for Alaska and Walker with 35 for Blackwater.
Both teams had a bad shooting night with 36% but Blackwater lorded over the rebound with 80 compared to 60 of Alaska. Blackwater also converted their second chance points to 26 against 12 of Alaska.
Both teams also went on a three point shooting battle at the later part of the game and Blackwater emerged victorious, Digregorio put the game away for good as Alaska was unable to answer after his dagger three.
BLACKWATER 111 - Walker 35, DiGregorio 17, Gamalinda 15, Erram 13, Canaleta 9, Cruz 8, Pinto 6, Sumang 4, Sena 2, Miranda 2, Aguilar 0, K. Pascual 0.
ALASKA 106 - Henton 31, Casio 25, Enciso 11, Banchero 10, Thoss 10, Manuel 6, Baclao 6, Galliguez 3, Exciminiano 2, Mendoza 2, Hontiveros 0, Racal 0.
Quarterscores: 25-13, 44-40, 68-60, 91-91, 97-97, 111-106.