Seahawks attacked by Raiders

Seahawks attacked by Raiders

Published at 9:30am 3rd January 2014.

Weymouth Raiders 77 – 58 Bournemouth Seahawks Solent Mens Division 4

Josh Turner and Jake Kinder got the first baskets for Weymouth in what looked to be a tense game. Both went on a scoring runs and destroyed Bournemouth's defence, scoring at will. Max Gilmartin also got Weymouth some points giving them an early lead heading into the second half score, Raiders 43 Seahawks 27.  
 
Rob Legg got the Raider's first point to start the second half as the Kinder/Turner combo got to the free throw line, scoring again. The Raiders relied on their young scoring core to keep pushing forward as Turner, Kinder and Gilmartin all scoring to add to Weymouth’s lead. Weymouth's last shot fell to Alex Mills who came up with his first basket of the season, capping off a final score 77 - 58.   
 
Guard Jake Kinder, “Great win for Weymouth and this should give us a positive momentum moving forward to the next game. We played good defence which leads to easy offense and ultimately the win."
 
MVP: Josh Turner
 
Scorers/Roster: Josh Turner 34, Jake Kinder 25, Max Gilmartin 12, Alex Mills 2, Rob Legg 2, Steve Reece, Jerry Thompson, Kyle Houlden.