For the first time ever, the best basketball-playing high school seniors from all over the country will get together in an all-star game.
Dubbed the SEAOIL High School All-Star Showcase, the game will take place on Sunday, March 4 at 11AM at the Ynares Center in Pasig and will feature 30 of the best high school ballers divided into two teams of 15 each.
The game is a project of the National Basketball Training Center (NBTC), which is jointly run by National University coach Eric Altamirano and Powerade Tigers assistant coach Alex Compton. It's the culmination of a long process of selection that saw around 70 young players strutting their stuff in front of a jury of great basketball minds that included, aside from Altamirano and Compton, San Beda coaching legend Ato Badolato and under-16 national coach Olsen Racela.
Badolato, the head of selection committee, made sure that provincial players were well-represented, seeding six players from key cities outside Metro Manila into theRead More »from HS all-star game slated for this Sunday