Ateneo JHS/SHS secures final four slot in UBL baseball tourney

September 16, 2016
Paul Daza & Dutch Albert; Photo courtesy of Dutch Albert

The Ateneo JHS/SHS baseball team after a recent game

Comprised of baseball players from the Ateneo Senior High School (ASHS) and Ateneo Junior High School (AJHS), Team Ateneo de Manila secured a final four slot in the ongoing United Baseball League (UBL) pre-season tournament. Todate, the junior blue batters have notched wins against Southridge (8-5), La Salle Greenhills (10-0), and defending champions Brent (6-4). They have lost to De La Salle Zobel (1-2) and UST (2-5).

Playing for Yeam Ateneo are Tim Albert (12-Andlauer), Migs Alvaro (11-Berchmans), Gabby Angeles (11-Borgia), Nate Carpio (11-Pignatelli), Joaquin Carsi Cruz (12-Bobola), Jonel Chanyungco (12-Bobola), Jiggy Cuenco (12-Bobola), Yuan De la Rosa (9-Lewis), Paolo Dumlao (12-Geronimo), Luis Estacio (12-Briant), Andre Guinto (12-Ogilvie), Marcy Guzman (9-Grodziecki), Manu Guzman (11-Pongracz), Zeke Laygo (9-Grodziecki), Juancho Mendoza (11-Chabanel), Ethan Mitschiener (9-Maunoir), Raffa Roque (12-Anchieta), Mark Sacramed (12-Arrowsmith), Matti Salazar (11-Hurtado), and Aloi Tuprio (10-Morse). They are coached by Pepe Jose and Adrianne Bernardo.

They are tentatively scheduled to play the semis on Oct. 1 at the baseball field of Brent International School in Mamplasan, Laguna.