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Saturday, 19 September 2015 13:28

Unprecendeted in numbers!

As the youth and the rest of Zamboanga City residents march into UZ The Summit today, September 19, 2015, for the opening of FBZ’ 11th Season ot the 11th School Basketball Tournament, they will be witnessing a gathering of teams coming from 20 participating schools.

A total of 37 school teams joining, breaking its down: 9 teams joining the Girls/Women group; 18 teams for Boys under 17 (U17); and 10

for Men Collegiate.

The tournament is sanctioned by the Samahang Basketbolista Ng Pilipinas, the official national sports association for basketball, and its affiliate here in the city is the organizing FBZ (Federacion Baskebolista de Zamboanga) headed by Mr. Pete Alfaro, Jr. of the famous Alavar Restaurant food chain.

FBZ urged the heads or presidents or administrators of all joining schools to let their students come and savor the moment of camaraderie and meet other students from different schools - - a time to cherish the best part of being young or young again.