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James Yap leads PBA Veterans, wins All-Star MVP Award

PBA All-Star Weekend
Veterans vs Rookie-Sophomore-Juniors
May 13, 2012
Laoag, Ilocos Norte

James Yap Player of the Week

Game Highlights:
-James Yap led the Veterans with 44 points and was named PBA All-Star MVP
-Dylan Ababou led the RSJ with 44 points also and tied Yap as the highest score in an all-star game
-Arwind Santos contributed 31 points and 18 rebounds for the Veterans
-Josh Urbiztondo of B-Meg Llamados contributed 21 points for the Rookie-Sophomore-Junior team
-Injured Marc Pingris played sparingly scoring 3 points
-JC Intal with 15 points
-Rookie Mark Barocca contributed 10 points
-Samboy Lim held the highest score in an all-star game with 42 points since 1990
-176 points of the Veteran team was the highest in an all-star game
-Meralco Coach Ryan Gregorio coached the PBA Veterans

Game Scores:

Veterans (176) – Yap 44, Santos 31, David 16, Cabagbot 16, Intal 15, Mercado 14, Tenorio 13,
Norwood 13, Taulava 6, Thoss 5, Pingris 3.

RSJ (144) – Ababou 44, Urbiztondo 21, Casio 18, Maierhiofer 12, Baracael 11, Barroca 10,
Al-Hussaini 9, Ross 8, Lee 8, Lassiter 3.