Che’lu shuts down AMA in PBA D-League
ABS-CBN Sports on May 09, 2019 07:41 PM
Che'lu Bar and Grill eliminates AMA Online Education from contention after a resounding victory. (PBA)
CHE'LU Bar and Grill hammered AMA Online Education en route to the 115-77 win Thursday in the 2019 PBA D-League at Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig.
The Revellers' balanced attack improved their record to 5-3 in the Aspirants Group, while also eliminating the Titans, carrying a 2-5 card, in the process.
Che'Lu kickstarted the game with a 10-0 spurt which set the tone for the mugging that was about to happen as the Revellers held a lead as much as 44 late.
Stephen Siruma led the five Revellers who got to double-digits with his 13 points and five assists.
JayR Taganas added a double-double with his 12 points, 10 rebounds, and five assists, while Rey Suerte, Mark Bringas, and Jhaps Bautista all scored 11.
"Yun din ang gusto namin sa team, fighting team. Hindi man kami kasing beterano nung last season, we still need our players to play their role," said coach Stevenson Tiu.
Joshua Munzon paced the Titans in the losing effort with 26 points, four rebounds, and two assists.
CHE'LU 115 -- Siruma 13, Taganas 12, Suerte 11, Bautista 11, Bringas 11, Batino 9, Collado 9, Viernes 8, P. Manalang 8, Ng 7, Gabo 5, Dagangon 5, Dumapig 4, Chua 2.
AMA 77 -- Munzon 26, Parcero 11, Rike 8, Estibar 7, Jocson 7, Asuncion 6, Paras 4, Dela Rosa 4, Alina 2, Alao 2, Catequista 0, Sabile 0.
Quarters: 31-13, 62-31, 95-62, 115-77.