3rd Albee Cup

Talisay, Murcia cagers rule Albee Cup

on Tuesday, July 4, 2017

After splitting top honors in men and women's volleyball, Talisay and Murcia went on to share the limelight in the basketball finals of the 3rd Albee Cup Inter-LGU Sportsfest.

The Talisay cagers, led by Mayor Niel Lizares, beat Victorias City cagersin the finals of the 40 Updivision to bag the championship, while Murcia streaked past Talisay in the 39 Below category to claim the title. The Murcia basketeers finished second runner-up in the 40 Up.

Talisay, Murcia spikers capture title in 3rd Albee Cup Inter-LGU Sporfest

on Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Talisay City and Murcia town split top honors in volleyball during the championship round of the 3rd Albee Cup Inter-LGU Sportsfest held in Victorias City during the weekend.

It was a heartbreaking weekend for the E.B. Magalona spikers as its men’s volleyball team bowed to Talisay in straight sets, 25-17, 25-17 and 25-14, while its lady spikers yielded to Murcia in a five-set thriller, 25-27, 25-20, 21-25, 25-20, 13-15.

Murcia placed third in the men’s group by beating Victorias, 31-29, 25-12, while Silay won the battle for third in the women’s department also against Victorias, 25-14, 25-10.

Talisay, Murcia Win Albee Cup Volley Titles

on Tue, 06/27/2017

Top-ranked Talisay City men’s spikers and Murcia’s volleybelles won the titles of Albee Cup volleyball tournament on Sunday in Victorias City.

The Talisaynons swept EB Magalona in three sets with 25-17, 25-17, 25-14; while Murcia placed third with a 31-29, 25-12 victory over Victorias.

Murcia lady spikers snatched the title via a 27-25, 20-25, 25-21, 20-25, 15-13 hard fought battle going to the distance. Silay City grabbed the third spot with a 25-14, 25-10 domination of Victorias.