Intelico Security Raiders took a commanding victory over the Kairi FM Ole Skool when they matched up in their first game of the season. Ole Skool found it difficult to find the basket, scoring only 4 points in the first quarter while shooting just 13% from the field. Raiders however, shot 50% in the first quarter, scoring 19 points. By the end of the first half the scores were 36-16 in favor of Raiders. In the 3rd quarter Ole Skool again struggled to score, putting up just 8 points to Raiders 21, however, in the 4th quarter, they outscored Raiders 26 to 19, shooting 44% from the field. It was not enough to overcome the 31 point lead which Raiders built up during the 3rd quarter. Final scores were Intelico Security Raiders 76, Kairi FM Ole Skool 50.
Top performers for Raiders were:
Hasan Ettiene – Recorded a double-double with 12 points and a season high 18 rebounds
Dershaun Francis – 9 points and 12 rebounds
John James – 10 points, 8 rebounds and 3 steals
Top performers for Ole Skool were:
Bert Benjamin – 14 points, 2 rebounds and 2 steals
Levi Baron – 13 points and 5 rebounds