Cebuana sweeps slo-pitch meet

By MST Sports | Posted on Dec. 06, 2012 at 12:01am

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 Fall Season in Rosario, Pasig.

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.

Previously, BYOB, composed of former college players and expats 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 slate 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 Ba?os 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 year-long slo-pitch softball season.