(MENAFN - Arab News) Habagat got to etch its name on the honor roll by winning its first team of the week award six weeks into the thursday league 11th season for sarawat superstores cup at the bowling city in sultana center.
habagat pipped d' engineers for the coveted weekly plum 31 to 30 points.
pindot was three points further back on 27 followed by sarawat superstores 20 bowling city 18 and orient watch 17.
defending champion d' barkads could only muster 15 points on the night while bulacan knight and fineboyz rhinos tied on 11 points at the cellar of the team standings.
alex flora of sarawat was the bowler of the week after he shot the high series of 645 on lines of 214 225 and 185.
habagat steadily picked up pace in a strong finish that saw it win the third game and overall output.
at the vanguard of the habagat charge was the handicap-rich player edris mangoda who fired 601. edu toledo and geo mangaliman rolled 580 and 579 while med ramos had 565 and ver jasa added 546.
d' engineers whose strong showing was anchored on first-place in game 2 and second-place in the third game had tom langa hitting the top score of 605 to go with the 567 by bash langa 560 by joel nidoy and 527 by jhune estefano. bob stone contributed two games of 157-167 and julmain juripae added one game of 162.
pindot drew solid series from the trio of cesar monares 600 phepz niere 551and ally bin 551. with two games each were bonnie garcia 222-155 dylan ilagan 133-148 and bong atencio 148-159.
led by flora sarawat essayed a five-man rotation with bandr al dossary on 549 ed sardina 521 igna salgado 500 and ed viray 484.
bowling city likewise fielded five led by archie santos on 604. cris villavelez came through with 540 pancho cuevas and frank afurong had matching 523s and ruben grino had 497.
team standings after the 6th week:
1. bowling city 153.0 points 2. d' barkads 144.5 3. sarawat superstores 142.0 4. d' engineers 139.5 5. habagat 131.0 6. orient watch 119.5 7. pindot 114.0 8. bulacan knight 77.5 9. fine boyz rhinos 59.0