Thursday, April 24, 2014

VIDEO: Red Lions' Training In Lithuania

Here's the clip of San Beda Red Lions' training in Lithuania. Thank you to BasketNews.lt for this video.



Sunday, April 20, 2014

Red Lions To Arrive Tuesday, Ready For Preseason Cup

San Beda team manager Jude Roque assured the Red Lions will make it in time for their opening game in the Filoil Flying V Premier Cup against NCAA archrival Letran next Saturday.

Doubts have risen about the Red Lions, who are in the midst of a two-week training camp in Lithuania, missing their anticipated matchup against Knights in the preseason tournament next weekend.

But Roque confirmed to Spin.ph on Saturday the Red Lions will arrive on Tuesday evening, locking up the early NCAA Finals rematch.

That also means some Red Lions who are also strut their wares for NLEX in Baser Amer, Ola Adeogun, Art dela Cruz, Ryusei Koga will also be back for the Road Warriors in an earlier PBA D-League game.

Even NLEX teammate and former Letran rival Kevin Alas confirmed of the Red Lions arrival.  

“Aabot yun. Laro na San Beda boys sa (D-League) game namin sa 24.”

source: Spin.ph

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Red Lions Started Training In Lithuania

The strongest collegiate team in the Philippines today was at Kaunas for their two-week training camp. 

The four-time NCAA Philippines champion San Beda Red Lions played four friendly matches against selected Lithuanian teams. Coach Rūtenis Paulaskas helped the team with their training.

San Beda has played two matches with LSU and VMU team in Kaunas then moved to Palanga to continue the training camp.

The Red Lions were tested by another two friendly matches held at New Hoops Arena in Palanga.

"We are very pleased that they chose to have their training camp here in Lithuania. As far as we know, they had to choose from three options and we’re glad they picked the Lithuanian basketball tradition.” organizers said. 

photo: Coach Jude Roque

Note: This article has been edited for easy understanding. The original article was translated using Google Translate