QC beat HC for place in semi-finals

Queen’s College romped into the semi-finals of the Co-operators General Insurance Under-16 Secondary Schools Basketball Tournament yesterday evening with a 43-37 win over Harrison College.

Once again it was the pair of Nykell Wilson and Kieron Savoury who got the Husbands, St. James team over the line with 15 and 14 points respectively. Queen’s College had to overcome a five-point half-time deficit where Harrison College led 19-14.

They stepped up the efforts both on the offensive and defensive end and managed to limit the scoring opportunities of Harrison College’s prolific Christopher Holder. He still managed 13 points, while Shaheem Kissun notched 14 points.

The semi-finals will be played next Tuesday at the Wildey Gymnasium with Graydon Sealy taking on Queen’s College at 2.30 a.m., while Lester Vaughan take on Foundation at 4 p.m.

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