RCI St. Lucia
posted on April 08, 2014 07:10
On Saturday in Division 1 action in Gros Islet, Micoud Hustlerz came from behind to record their first win in this year’s tournament 67 -58 over Combined Forces. The KFC player of the game was Ulric Joseph with 16pts and 6rebs and Jay Desreseo contributed with 12pts and 3 assists. In their loss, Calious Dantes had 17pts and 9rebs and Shervon Matthew had 15pts and 11rebs for Combined Forces.
Game two of the night in Gros Islet featured the much anticipated Courts Jets Co-Ed against Lions. Although a good first showing for the Co-Ed team highly dominated by ladies in their first competitive game, Lions won easily 70 – 34. Neil Verdant with 11pts and 8rebs was the KFC player of the game. Dudley Joseph also had 8pts, 12rebs and 6 steals for Lions. Joel Solomon led the scoring for Courts Jets Co-Ed with 8pts and a massive 16rebs and Laurah John chipped in with 7pts and 3rebs.
On Sunday at the Vigie Sports Complex, Combined Schools took the court for the first time in this year’s Division 1 League and were impressive over the Maranatha Eagles winning 77 – 62. The KFC player of the game was Jean Mitchel-Eloise with an allround performance and near triple double of 10pts, 8 assists and 8 steals. Big Pakel Gumbs recorded a double-double of 22pts and 13rebs for Schools in their win. For Maranatha, Femi Rene had a double-double of 12pts and 12rebs and Ryan Headley contributed with 11pts, 6steals and 6rebs in a losing effort. Game 2 of the night in Premier League between defending champions Courts Jets and Dennery Dolphins was rained out with Jets leading 13 – 11 in the first quarter. Details of the resumption of that game will be provided in a subsequent release.
Games continue tomorrow Tuesday with Division 1 action. The lone game will feature Sandals Resorts Int’l against Courts Jets Co-Ed team in Gros Islet at 7pm.