UG Trojans record wins over Pacesetters and Plaisance Guardians

GABA League of Champions

University of Guyana (UG) Trojans recorded wins over Pacesetters and Plaisance Guardians in the U23 and Open Divisions, respectively, when the Georgetown Amateur Basketball Association (GABA) ‘League of Champions’ continued on Wednesday.

Staged at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall, Homestretch Avenue, Trojans edged Pacesetters by a 65-63. Akeem Kanhai tallied 17 points and nine rebounds, while Akil Lewis assisted with 16 points and five rebounds and Dwight McKinnon chipped in with nine points and 10 rebounds. Contributing seven and six points were Quincy Easton and Ewart Smith respectively.

For Pacesetters, Sherlon Legall registered a double-double of 14 points and 10 rebounds, while Nathan Saul, Kwesi Roberts and Joslyn Crawford scored 12, 11 and eight points each.

In the Open division, Trojans outhustled Guardians 68-61. Kadeem Peterkin top scored with 19 points while Jonathan Browne recorded 17 points, five rebounds, Sherland Gillis bagged a double of 13 points and 12 rebounds, along with four steals, and Jaber Joseph registered seven points, and 19 rebounds.

For the loser, Nigel Bowen shot his way to a game high 21 points while Terrence Daniels fashioned 10 points, nine rebounds, Akeem Crandon assisted with 10 points, eight rebounds and Andrew Johnson netted 10 points.

The event resumes today at the same venue with the semi-final fixtures.

 

Comments  

Jaguars complete innings, 81 runs pounding of Red Force 

Guyana Jaguars yesterday completed a resounding innings and 81 runs victory over the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force on the final day of the Cricket West Indies (CWI) regional four-day first-class season at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence.

By ,

Trophy Stall doubles winners receive prizes

Winners of the seventh annual Trophy Stall doubles championships received their prizes last Friday at the grand Guyana Tennis Association 2017 annual Awards Ceremony.

George, Hooper named AAG male, female athletes of the year

There were no surprises as two-time Olympian Winston George and Natrena Hooper were named the Senior Male and Female Athletes-of-the-Year for 2017.

Marques gains UD win over Arias

The ascension of Dexter ‘De Kid’ Marques in the world flyweight ranks continued on Saturday night at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall.

Vickery honoured by GTA, donates equipment to players

By Noelle Smith World ranked tennis player Sachia Vickery was Friday honoured by the Guyana Tennis Association (GTA) and showed her appreciation by giving back to the GTA and a  bevy of young players through a donation of tennis equipment.

Your browser is out-of-date!

Update your browser to view this website correctly.

We built stabroeknews.com using new technology. This makes our website faster, more feature rich and easier to use for 95% of our readers.
Unfortunately, your browser does not support some of these technologies. Click the button below and choose a modern browser to receive our intended user experience.

Update my browser now

×