Silay bags Albee Cup
40-Up basketball title
Maximizing their homecourt advantage, Silay beat Victorias, , prove to its billing as the team to beat Victorias, 91-75, in Saturday's Game 3 to capture the crown in 40-Up division of the 1st Tercer Distrito Cong. Albee Cup Basketball Tournament at Kansilayan Gym in Silay City .
Victorias take an early 23-14 lead in the first quarter as Albert Smalley scored 8 points. Silay, however, bounced back in the second quarter with Rex Bayer and Vonnie Villarias taking charge of the Silaynon's offense to cut the lead by one point, 41-40.
In the third quarter, former WNU Mustangs Edilberto Calvo gave Victorias a three-point lead as he converted two free throws then followed it up with another two points as Silay failed score in the ensuing play.