DLSU says Green Archers Ricci, Prince Rivero, Brent Paraiso on leave
The three Green Archers will be on leave from the team to complete their existing contracts for sponsorships.
Ricci Rivero, his brother Prince, and Brent Paraiso have asked to go on leave from the De La Salle University men's basketball team to honor their existing contracts for endorsements, the school's Office of Sports Development said via Twitter.
De La Salle University - Office Of Sports Development's Official Statement:— DLSU Sports (@dlsusports) February 2, 2018
The DLSU Men’s Basketball Team management announces that they have implemented a policy that prohibits players to enter into sponsorship agreements with commercial entities. 1/4
This will allow the players to focus on the games and team practices without any restrictions. 2/4— DLSU Sports (@dlsusports) February 2, 2018
In this connection, team members Prince Rivero, Ricci Rivero, and Brent Paraiso have requested to go on leave from the basketball team to honor their contractual obligations to their existing endorsements. 3/4— DLSU Sports (@dlsusports) February 2, 2018
Prince, Ricci, and Brent are currently enrolled in the University and are attending their respective classes. 4/4— DLSU Sports (@dlsusports) February 2, 2018
The statement assured the players are still attending classes in DLSU.