Division 1 Basketball

Source: BarbadosToday.bb
Defending champions Harrison College opened their 2015 campaign with a 30-point victory at home over The Lodge School when the Massy United Insurance-sponsored National Sports Council’s Basketball Division one showdown got underway.

Joel Hunte of Harrison College goes up for another two points despite being marked tightly by Lodge’s defence.

Harrison College were without the service of one of their key players in Nikolai Burton but even without him they still delivered a 49-19 pounding of the Lodge School, after leading at the quarters 16-01, 22-05 and 34-15.

Coming into the game Lodge were definitely the least experienced of the teams and the fact that they had to come up against the likes of Harrison College forward Joel Hunte who was named most valuable player in the just concluded Barbados Amateur Basketball Association (BABA) under-19 league competition, along with the big fellow Christopher Holder who ended with 16 points, did not make life easy for Lodge. Read more