NBTC-Guimaras kicks off Nov 2

Basketball fanatics will troop to Nueva Valencia, Guimaras for the opening of 2019 NBTC (Scott Van Dequito)

By: Leobert Julian A. de la Peña

NOW on its’ third year, the National Basketball Training Center (NBTC) League in Guimaras happens once more on Nov 2, 2019, featuring 12 participating teams.

From six teams in 2016, NBTC Guimaras grew and helped revitalize the basketball community of the island province.

The NBTC promises exciting competition with the participation 12 heavyweight squads:

  • Trinidad V. Canja-Sta. Teresa National High School,
  • Good Sheperd’s Fold Inc.,
  • Buenavista National HS,
  • Philippine College of Business and Accountancy,
  • Nueva Valencia HS,
  • Simeon J. Jabasa National HS,
  • Dr. Catalino G. Nava HS,
  • Jordan National HS,
  • Agsanayan National HS,
  • East Valencia HS,
  • Cabalagnan National HS, and
  • St. Joseph School Hijas de Jesus.

Nueva Valencia will host the games.

Governor Samuel T. Gumarin, Mayor Emmanuel Galila of Nueva Valencia, SK Federation president of Nueva Valencia Jam Parcon, and Municipal Sports Coordinator Loren Gallarda are all expected to grace the event.

The event is sponsored by Chooks to Go, SM, and Commissioner Dr. Richard Gabayoyo.