1st ZASBA Fast Pitch Open on in San Roque PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 10 November 2012 14:05

Thirteebn teams are currently battling it out in the 1stZamboanga Amateur Softball and Baseball Association (ZASBA) fast pitch tournament in the Barangay San Roque ball park this city.

The tournament which got underway last October 13 will run until December of this year.

The thirteen teams have been bracketed into two divisions with teams Julianne, Jennies, JK. Com, Capisan, Guardians and Baliwasan in Group A while teams Czieanie, D’ Saints, Orix Metro, Sagrado, D’ 13th, Ronnies Team and Mampang in group B.

The tournament is being held in cooperation with the Barangay San Roque Council headed by Chairman Bernard Clemente.

Officials of the ZASBA yesterday morning paid a courtesy call on 2nd District Rep. Erbie A. Fabian who is de facto head of the local baseball chapter in Zamboanga City and took their oath of office before the solon.

Fabian, who is a staunch supporter of sports in the City has pledged all out support to the ZASBA as it prepares to revive the once strong baseball grass roots program in Zamboanga.

At present Julianne paces the field in bracket A with 3 wins and 1 loss followed by Jennies with a 2-1 slate and JK.Com with 2-0 cards.

In Bracket B, Czieanie is currently on top with a 2-0 slate followed by D’ 13th, Ronnie’s Team and Team Mampang with identical 1-1 slates.

Games resume on Sunday November 11th as Julianne clashes with Baliwasan, Jennie’s going up against JK.Com, Sagrado battles Czieanie, Mampang taking the field versus Ronnie’s Team and D’ Saints meeting Orix Metro.

In the distaff action Western Mindanao State University meets Guadalupe at 2 pm at the San Roque Ball Park.

The general public is invited to watch the games, ZASBA officials announced.