CEU, CKSC, Miriam keep basketball titles
Centro Escolar University, Chiang Kai Shek College and Miriam College retained their basketball crowns via two-game sweeps in the 49th Women’s National Collegiate Athletic Association (WNCAA) at Rizal Memorial Coliseum on Saturday (Nov. 17).
CEU, starring Mercy Lawan who fired a game-high 17 points, seized its eighth straight seniors plum after upending Philippine Women’s University, 78-39, in Game 2.
The Lady Scorpions also took Game 1, 75-68.
Miriam also kept its midgets title after beating host St. Paul College Pasig, 50-49, in Game 1 and 61-29 in Game 2. Miriam got 39 points from last year’s Most Valuable Player Camille Dianne Nolasco.
Chiang Kai Shek College completed a juniors three-peat, overwhelming De La Salle Zobel in Games 1 (69-36) and 2 (75-54).