LAS PIÑAS CITY. – Perpetual Junior Altas Basketball Head Coach Myk Saguiguit optimistic that his squad will show a good character this National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Season 95, which unfurls on July 7, Sunday at Mall of Asia (MoA) Arena in Pasay City.

Rookie and Transfery laden Altalettes, who shown impressive win during the Fil Oil Pre-Season Cup defeating  UST Cubs, FEU Diliman, JRU Light Bombers and La Salle Greenhills in elims.

Holdovers Emman Galman, Edzel Galoy, Yuki Kawamura, Jearico Nuñez, Shin Dela Cruz, Kyle Cuevas and Shawn Orgo will inspire the  new recruits to add more teeth on defense and offense of the Las Piñas City based ballers.

Prize catch John Escalante from Ateneo de Zamboanga and two former Adamson Baby Falcons Mark Banaticla and John Vincent Berwite will be a big help on the based line post.

Other new recruits are 6’5 center Johndel Balazuela, Alfonso Manuel, beanpole shooter Angelo Gelsano, Jose Mary Ignacio and Gabriel Angeles.

Junior Altas finished 5th to 6th placed last season with identical 9-9 win loss record together with LPU GenTri.

“I know the boys will show their character this season, with the support of the management and the team owner Boss Tony Tamayo.” Coach Myk Saguguit said.

(Dennis Abrina/UPH)