2nd Year Basketball Update

2nd Year Basketball Update

Abbey Community College Basketball Update

Abbey Community College 2nd year basketball team, known as Abbey Warriors, were victorious on home turf against Kilkenny VEC in the Playoff of the South East Basketball League.

1st Quarter

Abbey Warriors got off to a strong start with a 2 pointer from Samson Voitovicius after 60 seconds, setting the tempo for the opening quarter. Abbey Warriors breaking down Kilkenny Tec's defence with some exquisite basketball. Kilkenny still working hard to get back down the court all the work paid off when winning a free throw, two poor shots still left Kilkenny scoreless. Samson once again won a 50/50 rebound and raced down the court to net his second 2 pointer off the quarter. Abbey Warriors didn’t take their foot off the gas and finished out the first quarter 9-0 ahead.

2nd Quarter

Abbey Warriors started very strong with an interception by Caolan MacCathmhoail who put away his 1st 2 pointer of the game. Darragh O’Brien made a fast break through Kilkenny’s defence and got his 1st 2 pointer. Kilkenny started to get more ball in hand but with exceptional hard work from Abbey’s defence Kilkenny were kept scoreless. Kilkenny began moving the ball well and hammered a shot at Abbey’s backboard, that resulted in Caolan winning the rebound and slotting home his second score. Abbey were up 17-0 at the end of the 2nd quarter.

3rd Quarter

Abbey Warriors once again off to a fast start with a 2 pointer from Calum O’Sullivan. Both teams exchanging shots but nothing falling until Luke Blanca threw a long pass to Samson who executed a perfect 3 pointer. Kilkenny finally found their feet and got their opening 2 pointer of the match. The third quarter finished with a score line of 26-4.

Final Quarter

10 secs into the Final Quarter Darragh O’Brien pocketed a nice 2 pointer followed by another by Samson. Kilkenny starting to use their attack, scoring a good 2 pointer but, it was too late and The Abbey Warriors won on a scoreline of Abbey 38-6 Kilkenny.

By Ted Doyle and Odhran Power

06 2020
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