Lady Jazz beat gallant Griffins
BASKETBALL – Despite displaying yet another gallant display youngsters Enjabulweni Griffins eventually ended up on the losing side, faltering 58 – 48 against Lady Jazz.
This was during their Women’s National League (NWL) fixture played at the Mavuso Sports Emporium yesterday.
The Philile Zwane led side kept the audience at the edge of their seats as they matched the experienced stars pound for pound and proved that they can cause an upset with their spirited, daring display.
The youngsters kept on attacking and frustrating Jazz who proved to be stronger in the second round of the league, and they even won the ladies’ Swaziland International Trade Fair (SITF) tournament.
The first match which was scheduled to feature the high flying Phoenix Alumni against basement side Shooting Stars but Stars forfeited the match hence, Phoenix Alumni got maximum points, and a 20 – 0 win.
Meanwhile, the Men’s Promotional League (MPL) fixture which pitted Titans and Pacers saw Titans wallop.
Pacers with a 99 – 46 win to make their intentions of joining the Elite Men’s League (EML) known to all and sundry. The action continues again today at the Mavuso Sports Emporium.