Hog Stars claim top spot

Hog Star’s “double team” Dream Team’s Sam Wall in Thursday Basketball action at WIRAC. Picture submitted.

In Southern Downs Basketball Championships action, the top two teams clashed at WIRAC.

The Hog Stars 38 defeated the Dream team 36

The leagues top scorer Sam Wall was held in check down the stretch of the game by a swarming Hog Star’s defense. Wall finished the game with a hard fort 26 points.

Hog Stars were lead by Carlos C with 12 Points.

In other results: Warwick Seniors, game one Sunday Sessh d Wazza Whales 56-51,

Tom Clift 30 pts, Mark Hallman 13 pts; game two RPC d Panthers 53-49,

Glen Cruda 28 pts, Edsel 16 pts, Nelson 16 pts; game three: Hogs Star d Dream Team 39-36, Sam Wall 29 pts, Carlos C 12 pts; game four Griddy Gang d Wickham 44-40, Compana 17 pts, Harry 14 pts.

Upcoming Games

U10/12: Round six – Friday, 15 March: 3:45pm court one: Bucks vs Aussie Cowboys, court two: Chicago vs Lakers.

U14/16: Round four – Friday 15 March: 5pm court one: Kangaroo Catchers vs The Wizards, court two: Brick City vs Pink Panthers, bye: Platypus People.

Seniors: Round six – Thursday, 14 March: 6pm court one: Griddy Gang vs Dream Team, court two: Hogs Stars vs RPC; 7pm court one: Panthers vs Sunday Sessh, court two: Wazza Whales vs Has Beens; Bye: Wickham.

Southern Downs Championships Ladder: Hog Stars 13, Griddy Gang 13, Panthers 10, RPC 10, Sunday Sessh 9, Has Beens 6, Wickham 5, Wazza Whales 4.