By Carlena Knight
Ottos Coolers continued their dominance in the Antigua Barbuda Basketball Association Division 3 league recording yet another convincing victory, this time against One Stone Original at Ottos on Wednesday night.
The 94-31 victory saw Lincoln Weekes score a game high 36 points and put the crowd into a frenzy with his shooting skills.
He was assisted by Maikol Florissa with 17 points and Javon Simon with 16 points, 8 rebounds, 7 assists and 5 steals.
Teammates, Adrian Ramirez and Alexis Jackson contributed also with 11 points, 6 rebounds and 5 steals and 19 rebounds, 6 steals and 11 blocks.
Franklyn Roberts of One Stone had 16 points and 7 rebounds in a losing effort.
In the other division 3 matchup that night, Police Vertex defeated LJ Northside Stingerz, 54-40.
Dale Gore led his team to victory with 19 points and 12 rebounds. He was assisted by Alfred Telemaque who had 16 points and 9 rebounds.
Rosevelt Browne had 6 steals.
Doyle Carter of Stingerz had 12 points and 9 rebounds. Robert Spencer had 6 assists and 5 steals while Adrian Bird and Conliffe Clarke grabbed 8 rebounds in a losing effort.
Division 2 action also got underway at the JSC Sports complex, in the first matchup, Flyers 2 were upset by Potters Steelers, 69-62.
Despite a 22 point, 7 rebound and 4 steals effort by Tavarus Benta, a 19 point effort by Anthony Greer and a 13 rebound effort by Nickon McGregor, the orange men could not get over the hump.
Adrian Lee of Steelers led his team to a huge victory with 25 points and 13 rebounds. Mike Mills assisted with 13 points while Kenroy Telemaque grabbed 10 rebounds.
Ottos Officials recorded their first victory of the season upsetting H.U.F. Baldwin Braves 2, 50-42 in the feature match.
Fitzroy Francis was the man on fire scoring 14 points and grabbing 6 rebounds. He was assisted by Kareem Jacobs with 13 points and 7 rebounds and Everton Carroll with 8 points and 7 steals.
Mcpherson Thomas of Braves had 11 points while teammate, Tristan Jacobs scored 10 points and grabbed 8 rebounds in a losing effort.