U6 Cup Season 4 – With a win or go home scenario, Runners came prepared. Marvin Gomez again made his presence felt in the game, his 16 pts, 17 rebs and 4 asts night was the spark the Runners needed to put away SG Chinoy.
SG Chinoys have something to say led by the duo of Paul Kwong (13 pts) and hustle big man Rolando Sotelo (12 pts & 23 rebs). SG Chinoy were not going to go down without a fight. Chinoys led by halftime 21 – 20.
The third quarter was pivotal as Runners shifted and applied their pressure defense to harass SG Chinoys backcourt. Their 23 – 7 run proved to be the turning point as Regene Benguelo and Arnel Yahin provided the help for the Runners.
In the end, points off turnovers were the deciding factors as Runners came out victorious as they move on to the next phase of the playoffs. Runners 54 – SG Chinoy 40.
The Lechon Pinoy Best Player of the Game is Marvin Gomez.