Thursday, March 12, 2009
Ainars Zvirgzdiņš gives Tamera Young some advice.
SK Cēsis (23-2) keeps up its dominance. How dominant is SK Cēsis? You can tell a team's dominance by its average margin of victory, and scores like the 96-44 win over RTU-Merks (11-15) on Tuesday are typical of how well SK Cēsis plays.
The box score is here. A gallery of game images can be found here. A gallery of game images can be found here.
As expected, SK Cēsis won every single quarter. They led 47-22 at the half and 77-30 after three quarters. It couldn't have called for much effort on SK Cēsis.
SK Cēsis hit 56 percent of its attempted field goals, whereas RTU-Merks only hit 29 percent of its attempts. SK Cēsis out-rebounded their opponents, but RTU-Merks led 10-7 in offensive rebounds. Unfortunately, RTU-Merks also turned the ball over 25 times and went to the free throw line only six times, whereas SK Cēsis hit 16 out of 28 of their free throws - a 57 percent accuracy rate, but accuracy probably wasn't needed.
Dace Krūmiņa: 23 points.
Linda Barkāne: 5 points, 6 rebounds.
Anita Eglīte: 4 points, 7 assists.
Tamera Young: 20 points, 7 rebounds in just 22 minutes of play.
Kristen Mann: 18 points, 4 assists for the ex-Dream player.
Rima Maregeviciute: 14 points, 6 rebounds.