Match Report – Farnborough 39 – 35 Suns

Match Report – Farnborough 39 – 35 Suns

Farnborough 39-35 Aztecs Suns (4-7; 13-12; 23-23)

Wessex Ladies League Division 2

Leading scorers:                        

Clair 11; Becca 10; Emma 8; Jen 4; Silvia 2

Match summary:                       

When a loss feels like a win!

A much improved, in fact 180 degree turnaround in performance compared to Monday – against Farnborough’s 1st team. Keeping them to just 4 points in the first quarter you could see they were concerned.

4-7, 8-6, 11-10, and final quarter of 16-12 meant we could quite catch them. However the Suns played some lovely basketball and created good offensive opportunities – the shots just didn’t quite drop enough.

Key stat:                                          

A final quarter of 16-12 in favour of Farnborough was the only difference in the game.

Coach Trinder’s assessment:              

In this league all games will be decided by a few points. We will win some and lose some. Let’s focus on getting those wins in the 2nd half of the season and based on last night – that should be no problem at all.

I know the team felt last night was a great game and I do hope you take that – and bring it in the new year so we can go on to a winning run.

See as many of you as possible Wednesday to support the storm in one final session before a tough game.

Merry Christmas everyone, and a Happy New Year!

Next game:                                     

More league action on Monday 8th January 2018 at 8:15pm away to Farnborough Phantoms Academy.

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