first_img“I commended all the players becausethey did their roles on offense and defense,” said Thunderbolts head coachRonald “Yong” Despi. “Hopefully magtuloy-tuloybecause madami pang games aheadof us.” This tournament will run until Jan.19, 2020 wherein the champion will face the winners of the Silay City and SanCarlos City legs. Just like the Thunderbolts, EscalanteNational High School also cruised to a lopsided 99-76 victory over theMaranatha Christian College. BACOLOD City – Bacolod Tay Tung HighSchool Thunderbolts cruised to a winning start in the Bacolod City leg of theNBTC Basketball on Saturday at the Bacolod Bays Center here. In other results, Colegio de Sta. Anade Victorias also had a winning start in the qualifier. They defeated Sum-agNational High School, 84-75, while Living Stones International School edgedColegio de San Agustin-Bacolod, 84-76. The Thunderbolts leaned on all-aroundeffort of its players on offense and defense as it defeated the NegrosOccidental High School in lopsided fashion, 115-45. The winner of this local qualifierswill advance to the Regional Championships in Iloilo later this month./PNlast_img