PBA 3×3: Cavitex claims Leg 4, beats Pioneer
MANILA, Philippines—Cavitex ruled Leg 4 of the PBA 3X3 Third Conference Season Two at the expense of Pioneer Elastoseal, 19-15, at Robinson’s Novaliches on Sunday.
The Braves held a slim 12-11 lead before capping off the game with a 6-1 run.
Dominick Fajardo’s efficient shooting powered Cavitex as he finished with 11 points, sinking eight of his nine attempts from the field.
The Braves’ win was coach Kyles Lao’s first PBA 3X3 championship.
Cavitex pocketed P100,000 pesos while Pioneer and TNT took home of P50,000 and P30,000, respectively.
Reggie Morido was the leading scorer for Pioneer in the loss with six points.
In the battle for third, TNT squeaked past Platinum Karaoke, 20-18, behind Samboy de Leon.
De Leon stepped up with Almond Vosotros not his usual self and finished with six points.
Ping Exciminiano and former University of the East standout Luis Villegas both finished with five points in the Tropang Giga victory.