Ariel Usher’s 36-Point Explosion Lifts Cignal to Sweep First Round, Past RC Cola.

(Photos by Richard Esguerra/Sports Gateway PH)

American import Ariel Usher scored a conference-high of 36 points to hand RC Cola it’s third loss in the tournament, 25-19, 24-26, 25-23, 25-17, Sunday in the 2015 Philippine Super Liga


Grand Prix tournament at the Cuneta Astrodome in Pasay City.

“Everyone is happy and so the management” said Usher on sweeping the first round.

Cignal remains undefeated and sweeps the first round of the tournament with a 5-0 win-loss record.

Cignal coach Sinfronio Acaylar said that the second round will be tough and teams will be adjusting and preparing for them.

“I think we have a good bonding sa Cignal Family” said Cignal coach Sinfronio Acaylar.

“More hard work, training and enjoyment for the second round” he added.

Cignal’s other import Amanda Anderson finished the game with 14 points and team captain Micmic Laborte added 10.

Lynda Morales scored 19 while Sara McClinton and Judy Caballero finished with 14 apiece for RC Cola.