As expected, University of St. La Sale Seniors Team and Christian Academy of Bacolod cameout with solid games over the weekend to capture the titles in the men and women’s divisions, respectively, of the just-concluded Bacolod Open Tchoukball Championships at BacolodTay Tung High School gym.
The La Sallian side avenged their 45-47 loss to CAB in the eliminations when they took them down completely in the finals, 62-50. En route the finals, USLS Seniors defeated Mansilingan First Baptist Church while CAB dominated over Ikthus.
CAB topped the table at the end of the eliminations undefeated at 6-0 while La Salle is at No.2 with 5-1. Complete team standing at the end of the preliminaries include: No.3 Ikthus (3-3), No.4 MFBC (4-2), No.5 USLS Juniors (2-4), No.6 Sum ag (1-5), and No.7 Shiloh (0-6).
On the other hand, CAB ruled over MFBC, 37-32 to win the women’s division title. CAB finished the tournament with a clean sheet of 4-0 slate in the eliminations.
Following the successful staging of the Bacolod Open, John Jamelo of the Tchouckball Association of Negros said that they will soon select players who will represent Bacolod in the next national open.*