(PRESS RELEASE) – The 2018 Commercial Basketball League continued last night with two games at the Beausesejour Indoor Facility.
The first game of the evening was between CSA and WASCO. At the end of the first quarter it looked like this one would be a closely fought game with WASCO leading by 2 (12-10).
The CSA team quickly switched gears from the second quarter and did not look back closing the game with a 60 – 49 victory over WASCO. The St. Lucia Sports Online Player of the Game was Nye Guard with 8 points, 9 rebounds, 3 steals & 4 assists. Lead scorer for the WASCO team was Zepthan Fontinelle for his double double of 22 points and 16 rebounds.
Financial services defeated Combined Forces 67-45 in game 2 starting off with a first quarter score of 22 and holding off their opponents to only 12 points. Second quarter was a bit more impressive for the police however the third quarter seemed like a challenge with a 7 point only quarter and their opponent with a 18 point quarter.
Notable players for Financial Services were Sharmoir Jn. Baptiste and Rahim Auguste who impacted their team’s win as they gained Co-Flow players of the game. Sharmoir Jn Baptiste had 17 points, 11 rebounds another double double in this CBL and Rahim Auguste had 9 rebounds, 6 steals and 9 assists. Lone Player for the Combined Forces with double figures was Amil Octave with 12 points for the night.
Games continue on Wednesday September 19th as follows:
Sandals Resorts Blazers vs St. Lucia Fire Service 7pm
Thursday September 20th as follows:
St. Lucia Teachers Union vs CSA 6 pm
RSLPF Combined Forces vs Royalton Resorts 8 pm