by romeo braceros
They might be smaller compared to the other teams but the Davao Re-gional Athletic Association (DAVRAA) elementary boys basketball team are confident of their chances in the 2017 Palarong Pam-bansa set in Antique on April 23 to 29.
Head coach Harry Hipolito said his team will go all out against their taller and bigger opponents with their speed and quickness.
Hipolito said the team will do their best to reach the semifinals of the tournament.
The team are made up of Tagum City’s Miguel Perez, Compostela Valley’s Abel Bertulfo and Davao City based players Jeff Ho III, Czarlo Salvador, Richie Ruales, Giero Velasquez, Ethan Liston, Tristan Coquilla, Kirk Uy, Christian Canja, John Rodulfa and Zach Bonguyan.
He said they have prepared hard for the com-petition and is confident of good showing against other top teams in the Philippines.
The team got the slot to the Palarong Pambansa after topping the same tournament in the Davraa Meet 2017 cagefest in Mati City, Davao Oriental.