Tag "Basketball"

SHARKS MOVE INTO TAGA’S 2ND SEED

SHARKS MOVE INTO TAGA’S 2ND SEED

With the playoffs approaching, the Simon Sanchez Sharks are playing their best basketball of the season. After a rough start, the Sharks won five games in a row and are looking to join the party of major contenders for this season’s IIAAG boys basketball title.

PANTHER’S BENCH PRESSES DOWN ON GECKOS

PANTHER’S BENCH PRESSES DOWN ON GECKOS

The Guam High Panthers boys basketball squad continued their league best away performances (7-1) by defeating the home team GW Geckos 69-55 Tuesday night. GW was previously unbeaten at home and fall to (6-1) with Tuesdays loss.

LADY BULLDOGS FALL SHORT IN PI TOURNEY

LADY BULLDOGS FALL SHORT IN PI TOURNEY

The Okkodo Bulldogs fall short of a girls basketball tournament championship in the Philippines.

SHARKS SINK ISLANDERS IN THE SHARK PIT

SHARKS SINK ISLANDERS IN THE SHARK PIT

The Taga division in the IIAAG boys basketball league just got a little more interesting. The Sanchez Sharks avenged their early season loss to the JFK Islanders, beating JFK in the Shark Pit 57-53 Saturday night.

GECKOS SNAP ISLANDERS SEVEN-GAME STREAK

GECKOS SNAP ISLANDERS SEVEN-GAME STREAK

The GW Geckos snapped the JFK Islanders seven-game win streak at home Friday night, handing the defending champs just their second loss all season 60-51. GW improves to (7-4) while dropping the Islanders to (10-2).

BULLDOGS DEFEND HOME IN SECOND MEETING

BULLDOGS DEFEND HOME IN SECOND MEETING

The Okkodo Bulldogs played host to the St. Paul Warriors Wednesday night in the teams second meeting since the late-game drama in their first game earlier this season. Wednesday, it was strictly basketball with Okkodo getting the 65-56 win.

FRIARS ROUT HOBBLED KNIGHTS

FRIARS ROUT HOBBLED KNIGHTS

The FD Friars celebrated senior night Tuesday while also blowing past the St. John’s Knights, who were without starting guard Michael Min for majority of the contest.

GECKOS SURVIVE WARRIORS MIRACLE COMEBACK

GECKOS SURVIVE WARRIORS MIRACLE COMEBACK

No lead is truly safe in the IIAAG boys basketball league and the GW Geckos learned just that Saturday after almost surrendering a 21 point lead to the visiting St. Paul Warriors, holding on to win 88-87.

FRIARS EDGE BULLDOGS IN CLOSE CONTEST

FRIARS EDGE BULLDOGS IN CLOSE CONTEST

It was a thrilling night of IIAAG boys basketball at the Phoenix Center Friday evening as two of the leagues powerhouse teams went head-to-head. Despite an equally strong showing for both teams, it was the home team FD Friars who were able to fend off a near comeback by the Okkodo Bulldogs to edge out the 53-49 win.

ISLANDERS BEAT FRIARS IN TITLE REMATCH

ISLANDERS BEAT FRIARS IN TITLE REMATCH

The JFK Islanders defeated the FD Friars in the rematch of last years boys basketball championship game at the Phoenix Center Tuesday night in a low scoring affair.