A game between ACS Ballers and Juggernauts of Salisbury on Friday was postponed at half-time due to heavy showers.
According to a press release from the Dominica Amateur Basketball Association, the rain made playing conditions dangerous. The second half of that game will continue at a later date. A second match expected to be played the same night between RJS Blazers and Castle Bruce Oilers was also called off because of the bad weather.
Results of July 24 matches
The first game between DCP X-men and Solo Auto Starz got off to an interesting start, but soon turned to an easy victory for the Solo Auto Starz.
Final scores: Solo Auto Starz 79 against DCP X-Men 55. Top scoring for Starz – Jason Samuel 22, Kester Edwards 17 and top scoring for X-Men -Shayne Guiste 14 and Hudson Flint 11.
The second game of the evening ended in the first loss by the Glam X-Men to Paix Bouche Eagles. The X-men were weakened by the absence of the big man Garth Joseph, who is now on duty with the school’s basketball team. X-Men’s downfall was also caused by their inability to stop the speed of the Paix Bouche Eagles.
Final scores: Paix Bouche Eagles 70 verses Glam X-Men 59 . Top scoring for Eagles – Lynvor John 26, Andel George 26 and Derison Anthony 18, while for X-Men Davidson Toulon 19 and Stanley Olis 10.
Sunday’s game took place at Wesley between the Gloria Shillingford Raptors verses the Police Sports Club.
Final scores: Raptors 65 to Police 55. Top scoring for Raptors – Devon Barton 16, Curtis Akel 14 and Steve Hypolite 13 and in a losing cuase Garvin James 17, Lenny Dangleben 12 and Kabral Casimir 13 for the Police Sports Cub.
Games will continue this week at Lindo Park on Wednesday.
Game 1. Laplaine Shockers verses Gloria Shillingford Raptors
Game 2. Juggernauts verses Bulls Eye Pharmacy Pistons