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amdgc82
08-20-2008, 06:42 AM
Wednesday, August 20, 2008
Lyceum reigns supreme in UCLAA 1st season
www.sunstar.com.ph

ANGELES CITY -- Six schools in the region met in a three-day basketball event wherein Lyceum of Subic reigned over other competing teams.

Lyceum of Subic met other basketball teams in the United Central Luzon Athletic Association (UCLAA): 1st Mayor Francis "Blue Boy" Nepomuceno Champions' League held at Holy Angel University (HAU) Gymnasium from August 11 to 13.

Matching wits with Lyceum were Bulacan State University (BSU), St. Nicolas College (SNC), Tarlac State University (TSU), University of the Assumption (UA), and HAU.

The first-ever UCLAA games were meant to forge camaraderie and provide an effective training for school varsity basketball players.

Through basketball, the participating schools are also expected to bring about a yearly competition that will serve as a benchmark for other basketball competitions in the region.

HAU president Arlyn Villanueva and Mayor Nepomuceno led the welcome remarks and the opening rites for the opening of the games.

Lyceum had an early win in the first day of the games over BSU with a score of 94-81. Team HAU, which was also making a good lead in the games, was conquered by Lyceum at 75-63. Team Lyceum galvanized its win as it defeated TSU with 96-68 on the scoreboard at the last round of the games.

Final ranking included HAU (first runner-up), UA (second runner up), St. Nicolas of Science and Technology (third runner-up), BSU (fourth runner-up) and TSU (fifth runner-up). (IOF)

sajubeads
09-23-2008, 01:08 PM
Bro, why is it Angeles University Foundation did not join the tournament considering that the event was held in Angles City and AUF has one of the great basketball program here in Pampanga. In fact it is coached by former Tamaraw Enrico Gascon anfd a consistent Champion in Region 3 PRISAA and Final 4 in Natinal PRISAA

D_I_A
10-24-2009, 12:31 AM
Lyceum schools part ways in regional playoff
(The Philippine Star) Updated October 23, 2009 12:00 AM

MANILA, Philippines - Lyceum of Subic Bay and Lyceum Northwestern University part ways today in the resumption of the flood-hit Northern and Central Luzon regional championship in Subic.

Both teams hurdled their opening assignments with the Subic Bay Sharks edging University of Baguio, 82-78, and the Lyceum NU Dukes trouncing University of Northern Philippines, 79-70.

The Sharks are the reigning United Central Luzon Athletic Association (UCLAA) champions and the Dukes are the titlists of Universities and Colleges Association of Pangasinan (UCAP).

On Saturday, the UB Cardinals take on the UNP Sharks in Baguio City.

The winner of the four-team event will advance to the zonal qualifying games to be held Nov. 9-12 in Manila.

The North-Central Luzon regional champion will join Universal College Dragons (UCAA champion), University of Manila Hawks (NAASCU runner-up), the ISSA champions and the NCAA sixth placer, Emilio Aguinaldo Generals, in the Manila zonals.

The top two teams in the zonals earn slots in the “Sweet 16” Finals.

For more details about the 2009 Philippine Collegiate Championship games sponsored by PLDT and SMART, visit the PCCL official website, www.CollegiateChampionsLeague.net