New Town beat Kranji to top group in B Div West Zone basketball
Update by REDintern Chua Yueda
A New Town player (white) looking to pass to an open teammate while Sebastian (Kranji #9) hassles him from behind. (Photo 1 © Chua Yue Da/Red Sports)
Clementi Sports Hall, Wednesday, February 3, 2010 – New Town Secondary ensured they finished top of their group when they beat Kranji Secondary 33-28 in a B Division West Zone Basketball Championship game.
New Town won all their group games to finish with a perfect 5-0 win-loss record.
They beat Boon Lay (68-20), Jurong West (54-42), NUS High (71-19), Yuan Ching (68-11) in the other group games.
Kranji finished second in Group A. They had previously beaten NUS High (52-20), Yuan Ching (64-21), Jurong West (53-49) and Boon Lay (74-35).
New Town have been drawn into Group Y in Round 2 where they will face Bukit Batok, Jurong, Nan Hua High, Hillgrove and River Valley.
Kranji are in Group X with Bukit Panjang Government High, Unity, Hua Yi, Tanglin and Hwa Chong Institution.
Bryant of Kranji (blue) drives past a New Town player for a lay-up. (Photo 2 © Chua Yue Da/Red Sports)
A Kranji player (blue) and a New Town player contest a rebound. (Photo 3 © Chua Yue Da/Red Sports)
A Kranji player (blue) finds a New Town player in his way. (Photo 4 © Chua Yue Da/Red Sports)
A New Town player (white) breaks through the Kranji defense. (Photo 4 © Chua Yue Da/Red Sports)
A New Town player (white) beats Cedric Kranji (#14) to a rebound. Looking on is Chai Sim (Kranji #15). (Photo 5 © Chua Yue Da/Red Sports)
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