The LGU-Urdaneta City basketball team, showing efficiency on both ends of the floor, swept LGU-Bugallon in the best-of-three finals to emerge champion in Division 1 of the 1st Inter-LGU Unity Cup held at the Narciso Ramos Gym in Lingayen town.
Cheered on by Mayor Amadeo Gregorio Perez IV and a sizeable City Government delegation, the LGU-Urdaneta cagers won Game 1, 96-87, last August 18 and then swept the finals series by winning Game 2, 108-95, last August 25.
Gov. Amado Espino III, who initiated the months-long basketball tournament pitting the various local government units in the province, personally congratulated Mayor Perez and the victorious Urdaneta team during the Game 2 clincher. LGU-Urbiztondo copped the top honors in Division 2.
The members of the winning LGU-Urdaneta team are: Val Agbulos, Lito Castaneda, Chris Delena, Christian Delos Santos, Paul Elegores, JR Elegores, Alex Eslava, Darren Macaraeg, Melvin Millon, Christian Morales, Nathaniel Palagud, Jessie Palagud, Carlo Sanchez, and Leonides Sumera with Joel Gutierrez as Coach.