CHANIEKA started strong in the first day of the 4th Cebu Tenpin Bowling Association (CETBA) National Tenpin Open at the SM City Cebu Bowling Center.
Chanieka sizzled by posting 6,083 pinfalls in its first 10 games.
Rey Velarde led the team with 2,045 pinfalls while teammates Renato Reyes and Ruel Zuñiga chipped in 2,005 and 2,033, respectively.
Virgo Financing is at second with 5,917 pinfalls while Prime Movers is at third with 5,832.
The masters event top 48 qualifiers will be determined tomorrow while the final rounds of the team event continues today.
The champion team will win P15,000. /CORRESPONDENT DALE G. ROSAL