CESAFI: Magis Eagles, Junior Webmasters set for High School finals rematch

Mars G. Alison
CESAFI: Magis Eagles, Junior Webmasters set for High School finals rematch
Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu and University of Cebu will face off in the best-of-3 finals beginning Friday

CEBU CITY, Philippines – It will be a rematch between the Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu (SHS-AdC) Magis Eagles and the University of Cebu (UC) Junior Webmasters that will decide the 2016 CESAFI High School basketball title.

This is the second straight year that the Magis Eagles and the Junior Webmasters will be contesting for the title as they made sure that they won their third semifinal games Tuesday, October 11, at the New Cebu Coliseum.

The SHS-AdC Magis Eagles lambasted the University of the Visayas (UV) Baby Lancers, 73-59, while the UC Junior Webmasters also routed the Cebu Eastern College (CEC) Dragons, 61-45.

As a result, UV, SHS-AdC and UC engaged in a triple tie of having a win-loss record of 2-1 in the single round robin semifinals format which was broken by a point system.

After the point system computation, SHS-AdC ends up with +9 point difference, UC with a 0 and UV with a -9, thus the Magis Eagles and the Junior Webmasters earned the finals ticket.

The UV Baby Lancers will then fight for third place against the CEC Dragons which have not won any of their 3 games in the semifinals.

The fight for third place will take place on Friday, October 14, at 5:15 pm, before Game 1 of the Best of 3 Finals series which will follow at 6:45 pm. – Rappler.com

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