DABA Playoffs: Starz & X-Men Take 1-0 Series Lead in Their Division Finals
The Premiere and First Division of the Lime National Basketball Finals got off to a good start in front of a great crowd last night at the Lindo Park hard court.
Signman X-Men and Goodwill Starz took a 1-0 lead in the best of 5 series.
Game 1 of the Division 1 finals between Goodwill Starz and Maximum Tigers tipped off a few minutes after 7PM. The closely contested game came down to the last few minutes, ending with a score of 66-62 in favour of Starz.
Top performers for Starz:
- Kelsey Guye: 18pts, 5rbs,3stls.
- Daynes Peters: 16pts, 9rbs, 3ast, 2stls, 2blks.
- Terry Lewis: 9pts
Top performers for Tigers:
- Tony Lee: 18pts, 2stls, 5rbs, 2blks
- Heywood Powell: 11pts, 8rbs, 1ast
- Curtis John: 10pts, 12rbs, 1stl
The 2nd game played between Sign Man X-Men and Gatorade Blazers ended with a score of 78-75 in favour of X-Men.
Top performers for X-Men:
- Peter Reckitts 23pts, 16rbs, 2stls, 1ast, 1blk
- Ken Leslie 16pts, 14rbs, 4stls
- Joseph Hypolite 16pts,
Top performers for Blazers:
- Thomas Felix 20pts, 6stls, 3ast, 2rbs
- Sean Reid 13pts, 14rbs, 1stl, 1blk
- Lyndson Lynch 12pts, 1stl
- Ricky Toussaint 9pts, 1blk