The Rain or Shine-Sumilang Invitational for the Santa Rosa de Lima Parish started yesterday at the Sumilang Covered Court in Pasig City.
Lead organizer and former PBA chairman Buddy Encarnado has assembled a competitive 10-team cast composed of current and past champions of various leagues.
Reigning UCBL champion Centro Escolar University has been tipped as the overwhelming favorite along with National Athletic Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities (NAASCU) champion Saint Clare College of Caloocan.
Other title contenders are Technological Institute of the Philippines, Manuel L. Quezon University and NAASCU runner-up Our Lady of Fatima University.
Tags: Buddy Encarnado, Centro Escolar University, Colleges and Universities, Manuel L. Quezon University, National Athletic Association of Schools, Pasig City, Saint Clare College, Sumilang Covered Court, Technological Institute of the Philippines, the Santa Rosa de Lima Parish