Basketball ‘dream team’ members named

LINGAYEN — The Provincial Sports Development and Management Council (PSDMC) recently announced the composition of the members of the 14-man ‘Pangasinan Basketball Team A’ also known as Pangasinan Dream Team.

Considered the best players of various teams that saw action in the recent 1st Governor’s Cup Inter-Town/City Basketball Tournament tourney, Pangasinan Team A will represent the province in future basketball competitions outside of Pangasinan.

In a meeting with the players of the team, Governor Amado Espino III said the cagers’ selection is a recognition of their impressive performance during the Governor’s Cup cagefest.

The governor said the members of the team will also serve as youth and tourism development ambassadors of the province.

After the meeting, the team played an exhibition match against Espino and his Team Capitol at the Narciso Ramos Sports and Civic Center gym.

Members of the Pangasinan Team A are: Guards- Marven Jophet Mamaril (Lingayen), Mark Melendez (Binmaley), Manny Cristobal Santos (Manaoag), and Conrad Benedict Aquino (Asingan); Forwards – Roxar  Melendez (Binmaley), Reynald Ballesteros (Calasiao), Elegio Agloro Jr, (Alaminos City), Ismael Sarmiento (Urdaneta City), and Florence Batalla (Urdaneta City); Centers-Christian Paul Cruz (Binmaley), Nico Celini (Alaminos City), Noel Barrozo (Urbiztondo), Jomar Ordona (Manaoag) and Aldrin Serafica (Manaoag). (PIO/MGGO)