Female athletes from Luzon and Mindanao convened for the 3rd Ateneo de Davao University Women’s Basketball Invitational slated June 1 to 4, 2016.
Basketball players from the Ateneo de Manila University (AdMU), De La Salle University (DLSU), Ateneo de Cagayan- Xavier University, Ateneo de Davao University (AdDU) and Holy Cross of Davao College (HCDC) convened at the Martin Hall court for the competition.
DLSU topped the basketball cup after ending the final game with a 23-point lead against AdMU 68-45. HCDC bagged the 3rd place after beating AdDU 72-56.
Meanwhile, teams from Australia and Dubai have expressed interest in joining next year’s tournament after watching the Facebook live streaming of the championship games, a first in the event’s history.
By: Angel Mae Porras
Photos by: Noe Petel, Dave Daryanani, Coreen Ostan