PBA D-League:

Go for Gold halts Marinerong Pilipino, 96-87

July 31, 2018 – Ynares Sports Arena

PBA D-League News 2018: Go for Gold Scratchers halted Marinerong Pilipino TIP, 96-87, to snatch Game 1 in the 2018 PBA D-League Foundation Cup Semifinals this Tuesday at the Ynares Sports Arena. Matt Salem starred for the Scratchers with his 24 points, while Jai Reyes also chipped-in 17 markers and 5 boards.


Abu Tratter carried the losing TIP with his 27 buckets and 5 boards, while Frankie Jackson also added 21 points and 10 dishes.

Coach Charles Tiu of GFG was ejected from the game after incurring two technical fouls.

Go for Gold and Marinerong Pilipino will duke it out once again on Thursday, August 2 for Game 2 of their Semis series.

Game Scores:
Quarters: 23-21, 42-37, 68-58, 96-87.

go for gold: 96

Salem 24, Reyes 17, Canada 11, Gaco 9, Porter 9, Tolentino 9, Publico 8, Banal 4, Wong 3, Pili 2.

marinerong pilipino: 87

Tratter 27, Jackson 21, Manalang 11, Napoles 11, Thiele 8, Johnson 7, Medina 2, Enguio 0, Ndiaye 0, Palencia 0.

July 23, 2018 - Ynares Sports Arena, Pasig City

Written by Rock Punzalan for Philippine Basketball News Team

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