Sign in
View: Mobile | Desktop
 
FOLLOW US:  Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  RSS
Men Women
Guam Internationally
Authors:
Join Us!!! We are looking for someone to help us cover Guamanian basketball. Please send us an e-mail.

Guam: Guam earn 2014 Micronesian Games title (Photo:microgames.fm)
Articles

New Zealand open Oceania tournament with victory - Jun 22, 2009


POSTED BY:
EUROBASKET NEWS
  follow us on Facebook Twitter

New Zealand - Guam 92:27

New Zealand opened their Oceania championship campaign today. They faced Guam in the opener and rallied to a resounding 65-point victory. Guam entered the game having one win in store but could not match a fierce New Zealand team. Kiwis came up with 11 steals in the starting frame forcing their opponents to 14 turnovers at the same time. Guam scored only 5 points in the first frame and appeared trailing by 21 points at the first intermission. Things got little better for Guam in the second frame. New Zealand team got sloppy committing 8 turnovers on their own and scoring only 12 points in the quarter. It did not help Guam though. The gap grew at 25 points at halftime. New Zealand did not waste too much time after the major break before dismantling Guam. The Kiwis fired 28 points in the third stanza to accumulate an insurmountable 48-point buffer after three quarters of action. New Zealand sealed the deal in the fourth quarter celebrating a confident victory at the end.
Natalie Moore and Zoe Kensington stepped up with 15 points apiece for New Zealand. Miriam Slatter had 14 points and 7 boards for the winning team. Ritalynn Anderson responded with 10 points for Guam. Derin Santos notched 8 points in the losing effort.

New Zealand: Natalie Moore 15, Zoe Kensington 15, Miriam Slatter 14
Guam: Ritalynn Anderson 10, Derin Santos 8   




Destiny
Castro
Destiny Castro sets Chaminade scoring record - 4 days ago
Former Guam basketball standout Destiny Castro(168-SG-97) continues to make news as a standout player for the Chaminade Silverswords. The sophomore guard recently set the single-game scoring record for the 'Swords, scoring 38 points in a loss to Hawai'i Pacific University. According to the school's official athletics website, goswords.com, Castro broke an 11-year-old record previously held by Brittnee Fonnesbeck, who had 36 points in Chaminade's women's basketball debut in 2006. The artic...   [read more]
Royals defeat Sharks in quarterfinal - 16 days ago
The Gadao division's second-seeded Notre Dame Royals girls basketball team hosted the Taga division's third-seeded Simon Sanchez Sharks in the IIAAG quarterfinals at the Notre Dame gym in Talofofo. The Royals came up with the win, 62-37, leading from beginning to end, with Royals Brianne Leon Guerrero leading all scorers with 15 points. In other playoff action, the Okkodo Bulldogs beat Southern 40-37, the St   [read more]
Geckos defeat Panthers in girls' basketball - 26 days ago
In Independent Interscholastic Athletic Association of Guam girls basketball action on Tuesday night, the George Washington Geckos defended their home court against the Guam High Panthers to take the win 40-29. "We had a slow start," said Geckos guard Alana Salas. "Towards the third and fourth quarters, we started to pick up the defense and started to make our shots and got a hold of the game. Next time, I know, every team is a challenge but our team can do it   [read more]


1 | 2 | 3
1 | 2 | 3

Site Map:
Australiabasket.com Member Services: Other Basketball Sites:
Copyright (c) 1998-2017 Eurobasket Inc. Disclaimer

WARNING:
Do not copy, redistribute, publish or otherwise exploit information that you download from the site !
Do not encumber, license, modify, publish, sell, transfer or transmit, or in any way exploit, any of the content of the site, nor will you attempt to do so.