Scottie Thompson announced the untimely passing of his beloved ‘lola’ through his Facebook account.
The 27-year old guard out of the University of Perpetual Help updated his profile picture on the said social media site with a photo of his departed grandmother.
“Sabi mo antayin mo ulit kami mag champion bago ka pumikit,” wrote Thompson on the caption along with crying and broken-hearted emojis.
“Bibigay ko yung best ko La PARA SAYO! Rest easy lola. Iloveyousomuch,” he added.
Thompson is currently averaging team-highs of 7.75 rebounds, 6 assists and 1.5 steals per game. He ranks 4th in the team in scoring with 11 points per outing.
Brgy. Ginebra is currently running second in the team standings with a 4-0 record, just behind pacesetting TNT’s 5-0.
The Gin Kings will try to grab a share of top spot on Sunday, October 25 when they take on the struggling Magnolia Hotshots at the Angeles University Foundation Sports Arena and Cultural Center in Angeles City, Pampanga.