San Beda, La Consolacion top opponents in Fr. Martin’s Cup juniors quarter-finals

Justine Sanchez of San Beda goes up for a shot.

High school powerhouse San Beda Red Cubs imposed their will over St. Patrick High School, 74-37 on Tuesday to book a ticket to the juniors semi-finals of the 25th Fr. Martin’s Cup Summer League Presented by Resorts World Manila, Bedans 62-66, and Cocolife.

The Red Cubs drew solid performances from Josiah Alcantara who had 15 points and Yukien Andrada who added 11 markers in the quarter-finals played at the La Consolacion College Gymnasium in Mendiola, Manila.

Justine Sanchez of San Beda goes up for a shot.
Justine Sanchez of San Beda goes up for a shot.

Meanwhile, the Arellano Braves edged the Letran Squires, 62-59 after a strong run in the fourth quarter.

Arellano outscored Letran, 24-17 in the final frame, with two clutch free throws from Felix Villarente in the end sealing their place in the semi-finals.

Ivann Salinel had 10 pts for the Braves, while Letran’s Charles Saure had a game-high 21 points in a losing effort.

The La Consolacion College of Manila Junior Blue Royals walloped TRESTON College’s Golden Cubs, 57-35.

Ymard Urbano paced the home side with 11 points. He was backstopped by Michael Pineda’s 10 markers.