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(From Philippine Daily Inquirer)
Byline: Roy Luarca
THE SEARCH for young, tall players to don the Philippine colors resumes when the Bert Lina Six-Feet and Above Junior Basketball Championship holds its Visayas leg in Cebu City next month.
Confined to players aged 18 years or below, the novel tournament sanctioned by the Basketball Association of the Philippines had a successful inaugural staging in Manila in February with Talk N Text-National Pool A of coach Johnny Tam clinching the crown.
Lina, godfather of the Philippine Youth team, said he wanted to make sure that the whole country is scoured for young 6-footers with potential to excel …