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Wednesday, 12 March 2014 16:06

The Dangriga Warriors picked up their third win after they defeated the Corozal Heats on Saturday, March 8, 2014. They are now 2-0 at home and 3-1 overall in the NEBL. At tip off it was an evenly matched game, as both teams struggle to score any points after four minutes came off the clock. The Corozal Heats made the first two baskets which had them up 4 to 0. The pace eventually started to pick  up as Corozal Heats began hit a turn over streak and the Warriors made them pay. The Warriors went on a huge run which gave them a 16 point lead in the third quarter. Jamir Flores who scored 10pts in the game led this run.

Spectators thought the game was over, but lead by Geovanie Lennan who had 16pts, the Corozal Heats made a run and got back into the game. Lennan was relentless and determine to do it by himself. It was suddenly a four point game.

Gary Francisco who has been struggling in the season showed up in the fourth quarter when his team needed a basket. With the bigger defender on him, Lennan, Francisco took him off the dribble and finished at the rim. He finished with 11pts. Despite the effort from Lennan the Warriors closed out the game the way they should have. The Final Score was 50 to 43.

Trevaughn Usher and Macario Augustine both scored 7pts each for the Warriors.

Jason Daly and Jason Grant both scored 6pts each for the Heats.

By Malik Flores

 

 

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