Pasig City, Philippines — PNP Responders at the finals. On June 15, 2014, Sunday afternoon, fans of both MMDA and PNP eagerly awaited and anticipated the knockout games of #UNTV Cup Season 2 Finals at the Ynares Sports Complex.
PNP ‘s energy shook the Blackwolves taking advantage to the unforced errors of the MMDA Blackwolves at an early fight. PNP lead throughout the game and after the 3rd quarter, the Responders’ 9 point lead prevails against the Blackwolves.
Ollan Omiping took two difficult shots at the first quarter fast break offense. A 36-17 in favor of PNP. The second quarter offensive rebound of Omiping is a major factor for MMDA’s most turnovers. MVP Ollan ‘the Sniper’ Omiping is the best player of the game.
The second half had been a running game for the MMDA Black Wolves down with a 17 point lead against the Responders . The PNP Responders dominated and ending the game with a 13 point lead.
Ollan Omiping blasted another 3 point shot with a dance. With a total of 31 points and 4 assist, Omiping lead the Responders. Harold Sta. Cruz with 14 rebounds and 4 steals and Jay Mann Misola with 3 blocks respectively.
The second season of the UNTV Cup, PNP Responders had chosen PNP Special Educational Assistance Program as their beneficiary. According to PSSupt. Tomas Colet Apolinario, Chief Morale and Welfare Division, by giving financial assistance to their 465 students (scholars) as beneficiaries, this would help these less fortunate to continue their studies for the betterment of the families left by the policemen at duty.
DO or DIE GAME of AFP Cavaliers against Judiciary Magistrates
The close game between the Cavaliers and the Magistrates had made the bench of both teams hardly sat on because of the head to head fight. The second quarter finishes off with a 38-36 score in favor of the AFP Cavaliers.
On the 3rd half, Don Camaso was ejected with 2 technical fouls. This would mean an ejection of a player to a game. The 3rd quarter left a 1-point lead of the Judiciary against the Magis.
With seconds away from the end game, a turnover by the Magistrates as the Cavaliers pressed pressure. The tight game between two teams resulted a collision between Don Camaso of the Judiciary Magis against Alvin Zuniga of the AFP Cavaliers.
The top players headed by the AFP Cavaliers’ Rolando Pascual with 24 points and 12 rebounds, 2 blocks and 2 steals. Eugene Tan with 8 assists and Alvin Zuniga with 2 steals. With the Judiciary Magis, Don Camaso scored 22 points, 12 rebounds and 1 block. Julius Caesar Rabino with 2 assists and 3 steals and F. Salamat with 3 assists.
[ Photo credit: UNTV Cup Season 2 ]
This is a do or die game more than what the audience expected. A close game fight vie for the finals night to be held at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. The AFP Cavaliers’ beneficiary AFPEBSO (Armed Forces of the Philippines Educational Benefit System Office ) fulfilling its slogan, “Leaving No Soldiers’ Orphan Behind.
Mr. Public Service Kuya Daniel Razon took time to watch this close fight game. AFP Cavaliers will be facing the PNP Responders in the best of 3 championship games. Expect the best of the best games at the finals.