Saturday, January 16, 2010
Becky Hammon sizes up the opposition.
With Rivas Ecopolis moving up to a 14-1 record, it was up for Ros Casares to match that record. In Valencia, they had no trouble with visiting Joventut, 88-56. Ros Casares is now tied with Rivas Ecopolis at the top of the Liga Femenina at 14-1 while Joventut falls below .500 at 7-8.
The box score is here. A good writeup of the game can be found here.
What's there to write up? Ros Casares won every quarter of the game, going on a 14-0 run between the first and second quarters. El Ros out-rebounded Joventut 37-23 and hit 20 out of 23 free throw shots.
Shay Murphy was the best performer for Joventut with 16 points and three steals. Gisela Vega had eight points and eight rebounds.
As for Erika de Souza - the Beast was unleashed! She had an amazing performance:
21 points on 9-for-10 shooting - de Souza was finishing well at the basket
UPDATE: A gallery of pictures can be found here.