The 2004/05 Federal Championship First Phase has just ended in the last days of November. Aorai and Central are cruising their way to the Playoffs. The 4 best teams will comptete in the postseason. Papara, Dragon and Excelsior are fighting for the two remaining seats.
Aorai closed the Federal Championship first phase with an 8th win in 8 games, a great offensive effort blasted Manu Ura 120-44. A 76-point margin! Aorai won its games by an averaged +38.1points margin. Only Central seems able to stop the reigning champs, the have a 7-1 record. Their lonely loss was against Aorai though.
Papara is at a surprising 3rd place in the standings with a 5-2 mark, they still have one game left in the first phase to play against Hinano, the only winless team remaining. Papara managed to win close games against Dragon and Excelsior.
Federal Championship Standings after 1st phase:
1-Aorai 8-0 +305
2-Central 7-1 +202
3-Papara 5-2 +3
4-Dragon 4-4 +63
5-Excelsior 4-4 +48
6-Manu Ura 2-6 -164
7-J.T. 1-7 -114
8-T. Hinano 0-7 -283