Basketball News Week Beginning 29th of January 2018 (28)
1st Year Boys
Well done to our first year boys basketball team who recorded their first victory in the Leinster B league after a 20-10 defeat of Castleknock College. The lads played with great heart and skill from the start and pulled away with an 8-2 run in the final quarter. Best on the day were Kurt Raagas, Kyle Hayden, Blake Egan, Moses okwegha and Cebesa Malinga. Scorers: Kurt 6, Moses 4, Kyle 4, Brandon 2, Cebesa 2 and Blake 2.
Second Year Boys
Hard luck to our second years who put in an impressive performance in 33-20 defeat to a very strong Castleknock College team. Best on the day were Mark Szeder, Andrei Sebeni, Frankie Ryan and Eric Martin. Scorers : Mark 9, Andrei 6, Antonio 3 and Frankie 2.
1st Year Girls
Our first year girls put in a great performance against Lusk CC today. The girls picked up their first victory of the season thanks to baskets from Louisa Ghuzain, Skye Maher, sheyma Hudson and Ilaan Maxamad. Gizelle Roldan, Octavia Sirbu and Kornelia Kita were impressive throughout supported by fine performances from Sasa Donnelly, Lea Kardos and Ayma Hudson
2nd Year Girls
Our second year girls once again performed excellently in recording a 24-14 victory over Lusk CC. The girls have now gone unbeaten in 3 games. Once again captain Alicia Jadia led the line and she was ably assisted by the ever impressive Tatiana Orlav. Joanne Bambe, Suvd Ulambayor, Sunna Begum, Queva Zheng and Diana Hrivesceau also impressed. Special mention to Anastajia stokjavic who scored 4 points in her first outing of the season. Scorers: Alicia Jadia 8, Tatiana Orlov 8, Anastajia Stokjavic 4, Joanne Bambe 2, Sunna Begum 2.
ETB Basketball Tournament
Junior Boys and Girls
Well done to our junior boys and girls basketball teams who both qualified to play Kylemore College in the CDETB basketball finals. Each team recorded 3 convincing wins in Wednesday’s qualifiers.