82nd Charter Day Men’s basketball semis take shape

THE University of San Agustin (white jerseys) and Iloilo Doctors College basketball teams face each other in the semis of the 82nd Charter Day basketball tournament. (Leobert Julian A. de la Peña)

By: Leobert Julian A. de la Peña

AFTER almost a month of elimination games, the 82nd Charter Day basketball tournament boils down to just four teams.

The semifinals showdown is now set as the remaining teams duke it out for a slot in the finals in Jaro gym today.

For the Barangay Officials category, La Paz will face City Proper at 7 p.m., while Molo will face Jaro at 8:15 p.m.

For the SK Officials category, Jaro will battle it out with City Proper at 3:45 p.m., while Lapuz will try to contain Molo at 5 p.m.

The most anticipated category, the inter-school games, will feature Western Institute of Technology versus the University of San Agustin at 1 p.m., and Iloilo Doctor’s College against Central Philippine University at 2:30 p.m.