Misamis Oriental Meteors

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The Misamis Oriental Meteors is a Philippine basketball team that is a participant in the third-tier (after the PBA and the PBL) community league Liga Pilipinas. It is based in the province of Misamis Oriental in Mindanao, and its main sponsor is the provincial governor, Gov. Oscar Moreno. The team won the National Finals of the Second Conference of the Liga Pilipinas against the First Conference Champions M Lhuillier Kuwarta Padala - Cebu Niños, 3-2.[1] The Meteors were also in the National Finals of the Third Conference of the Liga, which they lost to the same team (MLKP-Cebu). The Meteors also represented the Philippines in the 2nd China-Asean Basketball Tournament held in Pingguo County, Guangxi, China in October 18–24, 2009, winning the championship with an elimination-round average of 92.5 points.[2] The Meteors participated in the Tournament of the Philippines (TOP), a merger of the Philippine Basketball League and Liga Pilipinas. Currently, the Meteors are in the middle of the standings for the Fifth Conference of Liga Pilipinas

Roster[edit]

Misamis Oriental Meteors roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Nat. Name Ht.
PG 8 Philippines Moreño, Mark 70001720000000000001.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
SG 13 Philippines Misa, Khiel 70001770000000000001.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
G/F 16 Philippines Saldua, Eder John 70001900000000000001.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
C 17 Philippines Lamocha, Ronald
C 21 Philippines Guiyab, Arden 70001950000000000001.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
C 25 Philippines Barcellano, Francis 70001980000000000001.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
SG 99 Philippines Gudez, Lyndon 70001800000000000001.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
F/C Philippines Capati, Ron 70001960000000000001.96 m (6 ft 5 in)
PG Philippines Billones, Egay 70001750000000000001.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
F Philippines Daa, Dino 70001910000000000001.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
G/F Philippines Larong, Ardy 70001880000000000001.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
F/C Philippines Gerilla, JR 70001960000000000001.96 m (6 ft 5 in)
C Philippines Bono, Ken 70001960000000000001.96 m (6 ft 5 in)
G Philippines Lingganay, Rudy 70001800000000000001.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Injured Injured

Roster
Updated: 26 April 2010

Former players[edit]

Gone are MVP Mark Yee (signed up with Burger King in the PBA), Joey Mente, Jeff Bombeo, Jerome Paterno and Dexter Micutuan.[3][4]

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