Cebuana rules slo-pitch softball classifications

POWERED by the return of its national players from the Asian Championships, Cebuana Lhuillier swept the classification round of the Manila Slo-Pitch Softball League (MSSL) Fall Season in Rosario, Pasig City recently.

After falling behind in the first two innings against BYOB team, Apol Rosales, Jerome Bacarisas and team owner Jean Henri Lhuillier made consecutive hits to break the strong defense of BYOB for a 12-2 victory.

BYOB, which is composed of former college players and expats, earlier upset Pera Padala, 11-3, making them the dark horse in the coming playoffs.

With the win, Cebuana topped the classification round with a perfect 8-0 record and will move to the Super Division playoffs together with the Meralco Sluggers (5-3), and Pera Padala (4-4).

BYOB, All Care Insurance and guest team Entom Los Banos Tigers will compete in the Club Division playoffs. The winner of the Club Division will be promoted to the Super Division playoffs.

The MSSL Fall Season is the final event of a yearlong slo-pitch softball season.