In the second semi-final game of the Presidents Cup held on Wednesday night, Division-1 runner up, Kairi FM Old Skool faced the reigning Premier Division champions D-Tread Blazers. It was a wet and cold night as both teams took the court hoping to secure a spot in the finals. Blazers wasted no time, jumping out to an early lead of 21-11 at the end of the first quarter. They continued with their commanding play as they outscored Old Skool in all 3 remaining quarters winning the game by a margin of 44 points. Final score: Blazers 84, Old Skool 40.
Top performers for Blazers were, Reigning Premier MVP – Thomas Felix, leading all scorers with 29 points, 3 rebounds and 4 assists. Javeed Joseph added 12 points while grabbing 7 rebounds and Jeff Jeremy finished with 10 points, also grabbing 7 rebounds.
Top performers for Old Skool were, Chester Letang with 9 points, Robert Guiste – 9 points, 6 rebounds and Bert Benjamin – 9 points, 4 rebounds and 2 assists.
Blazers advance to the finals where they will face the E.H Charles Crossover. That game will tip-off at 9PM on Saturday at the Lindo Park Hard Court, following the Opening Ceremony which begins at 7PM.