Finals September 1 & 2 Recap
Grand Final – Game Two – Casey Cavaliers 89 def Frankston Blues 84
Casey wins series 2-0
The Casey Cavaliers are Youth League Two Women’s champions!
The Cavs defeated Frankston on home court on Saturday night by five points to close out what was an excellent season. Despite a shaky start to proceedings, the home side made their mark in the second half off the back of big performances from big time players!
Rebecca Peacock registered 23 points to go with four rebounds and four assists, while Lauren Tuplin poured in 22 points along with six steals. Tess Young was everywhere it seemed as she finished with 15 points, 17 rebounds and four assists.
Frankston put up their best performance throughout the series, without managing to take a game away from their opponents, however were gallant in defeat. Kassie Boorer scored 19 while grabbing 10 rebounds, Ally Yates had 16 points, while Annabel Fitter had 12.
The final quarter was hot, with offensive action pouring in at both ends as the sides traded baskets in a 31-30 fourth term. The Cavs ultimately won the shootout and took home the grand prize while cutting down the net!
Casey 89 (Peacock 23, Tuplin 22, Young 15) def by Frankston 84 (Boorer 19, Yates 16, Fitter 12)