Guam (November 16, 2013) The 2013 Shirley’s Invitational Basketball League came to a close with its “A” & “B” Division Championship games held at the Tamuning Gym on Saturday. In the “A” Division Championship, Team Justice II had to battle it out with Sea Grill in an exciting double-overtime game. A critical three-point shot by Reggie Rechebong in overtime and clutch freethrows by James Stake helped Team Justice II escape with the 76-70 win.
It was 58-all after regulation, and tied 65-65 after the first overtime. Will Stinnett led Team Justice II with 20 points, followed by Rechebong’s 19, Stake and Roke Charfauros each had 13 points. Sea Grill’s Julius Yu led all scorers with 26 points. Teammate Jun Navarro dropped in 17, while Jayrald Yu added 14. Navarro was named “A” Division Season MVP.
In the “B” Division Championship, Team Justice I defeated Sunny Wholesale, 58-42. Shell IP&E’s Melbourne Talledo was named “B” Division Season MVP.