Saturday, 16 September 2017

Sheffield Sharks pre-season against Manchester Giants

Friday night at the EIS, Sheffield and the new-look Sheffield Sharks took on Manchester Giants in a pre-season friendly.  Sharks ran out 111-81 winners in a contest which only looked to have one winner from the get-go.

Everyone got good game time and the team tried out some play variations.
Nice to see Karen Child keeping her sponsorship position
 Coach Atiba Lyons in an early time-out
 Chris Alexander under the basket
 Dirk Williams taking the points on a solo run
 Rob Marsden takes on the Giants defence
 Mackey McKnight lays up
 Ryan Wilson shoots
 Captain Mike Tuck from the free throw line
 Chris Alexander runs the line
Mackey McKnight goes for the half-time buzzer-beater
 Mackey McKnightlooks for a way past Callum Jones
 Tony Wroblicky runs through for two
 Eddy Brownell on the move
 Dirk Williams looking for a way through
 Marko Backovic
Zach Gachette for a single
Eddy Brownell brings up 111 for the Sharks
Zach Gachette leads the team huddle at the end of the game

Full Time Stats: 16, 15, 15, 14, Chris Alexander 14, 12, 12.