PBA elevates Willie Marcial as its Commissioner

Paul Lintag on Jan 25, 2018 02:08 PM
PBA elevates Willie Marcial as its Commissioner
Following the resignation of Chito Narvasa, Marcial was appointed league OIC, a temporary term that was supposed to expire on Jan. 31.

The PBA didn't have to look far in finding its next Commissioner.

In a report by PBA press corps president Gerry Ramos of spin.ph on Thursday, Willie Marcial has been officially elevated to the league's top post.

Following the resignation of Chito Narvasa, Marcial was appointed league OIC, a temporary term that was supposed to expire on Jan. 31.

However, after a PBA Board meeting today, Jan. 25, Marcial officially becomes the league's 10th Commissioner in 43 seasons.

According to the report, Marcial, the longtime chief of the PBA media bureau, will receive a three-year term.

 


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