Cagayan Rising Suns

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The Cagayan Rising Suns is a PBA D-League team. Its team colors are maroon, black, white, and gold. Their current coach is Alvin Pua and their team manager is Turo Valenzona.

PBA D-League debut[edit]

They debuted in 2012 PBA Developmental League Foundation Cup. They finished with a disappointing 0–9 record with almost a win over the RnW Pacific Pipes Steelmasters and the Boracay Rum Waves on two of their close losses.

Improving Rising Suns[edit]

There were many added to their roster especially Letran center Raymond Almazan and former FEU stalwart Chris Exciminiano, who still led in rebounding and scoring, respectively. Then, They had a good 2-0 start but lost to Erase XFoliant Erasers, 78–91.

Shakey's V-League[edit]

The Rising Suns joined the Shakey's V-League in 2012 with most of their players coming from UPHSD. They had a good 7–3 start on their debut on preliminary round then they won over Philippine Army in the semifinal round. [1] Unfortunately, they lost to Sandugo-SSC-R in the Finals.