‘POWERADE’ FRANKSTON BLUES WOMEN NBL1 ROUND 11 RECAP

Published on: Jun 23 2019
Author: FDBA
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Frankston was unable to back up a Round 10 win as they suffered a nine-point loss at the hands of Dandenong.

A back and forth game saw both sides trading baskets, with the biggest lead of the game not coming until the fourth quarter.

Stephanie Reid led the Blues with 25 points and six rebounds, while teammate Shereesha Richards put up 19 points of her own to go with an impressive nine rebounds and four assists.

The Rangers relaxed their defensive pressure in the second quarter, allowing the Blues to take a two-point lead into the main break.

A third-quarter surge from Colleen Planeta saw the Rangers take the lead heading into the final period.

Planeta led all scorers, recording a double-double with 38 points and 14 rebounds.

The Rangers overcome four straight losses, finishing strong to run out 86-77 victors.