3 Davao cagers join PBA draft

Tadena is a former Holy Cross of Davao College standout while the 6 foot nine Eman was a former varsity player of the University of Mindanao. Menor, on the other hand is a member of the Mannya Pacman Warriors.

“I have already submitted my forms and requirements for the draft, “the soft-spoken Tadena told MindaNews.

The three will be among the 47-hopefuls in this year’s draft which include Fil-Am big man Joe Devance, Ateneo Blue Eagles stalwart John Christopher Intal and Cebu City sensation JR Quinahan.

Tadena, a BA Economics graduate, was a key player of the MP Warriors of boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao that won several championships in various leagues in Mindanao and the Visayas.(Rico Biliran/MindaNews).