Dave Ildefonso thanks NU, announces decision to return to Ateneo
Norman Lee Benjamin Riego on Jan 13, 2020 09:11 PM
Dave Ildefonso is headed home to Ateneo de Manila University.
The 6-foot-3 swingman will be donning the blue and white once more as he has decided that he will take the next step in his collegiate career as a Blue Eagle. Ildefonso announced his decision via social media.
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Ildefonso spent the last two seasons as the centerpiece of National University, averaging 16.2 points, 2.3 rebounds, and 2.5 assists.
However, he did not come close to getting into the Final Four.
Now, the 20-year-old will be joining a team that had just completed a season sweep and claimed a three-peat
Before being a Bulldog, Ildefonso made a name for himself as a versatile forward for Ateneo Jrs.
He will sit out Season 83 before being eligible to reunite with former teammates SJ Belangel and Jason Credo as well as linking upwith the likes of Ivorian tower Ange Kouame and Ramos brothers Dwight and Eli.