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MEN RECORD BIG WIN OVER MAN­DURAH

Cockburn Gazette - - SPORT -

THE Cock­burn Cougars re­turned to form with a big win over Man­durah on Fri­day.

Mar­cus Goode scored 26 points, shoot­ing at 65 per cent from the field and hit­ting four from five from the three-point line to lead the home side to a 115 to 77 win.

Gavin Field was not far be­hind with 25 points, shoot­ing at an out­ra­geous 83.3 per cent and hit­ting five threes him­self.

Trevor Setty scored 20 points for the Magic.

Across town, Lake­side slumped to its fifth con­sec­u­tive de­feat af­ter falling to the pre­vi­ously win­less Kala­munda 128 to 123 in over­time.

Kala­munda had lost its open­ing 11 games of the sea­son but proved too good for the Light­ning.

Jar­rad Prior led the Suns to vic­tory with 31 points.

Daniel Alexan­der put in an­other strong per­for­mance for the Light­ning with 32 points.

Team­mate T.J. Hal­lice scored 27.

In the women’s di­vi­sion, Lake­side re­cov­ered from last week’s loss to beat Kala­munda 100 to 85.

Ash­leigh Grant and Ali Sch­wag­meyer net­ted 27 points each to lead the home side to vic­tory.

Car­ley Mi­jovic scored 24 points and Sab­rina Jeri­dore 23 for Kala­munda.

Cock­burn’s three-game win­ning streak ended at the hands of Man­durah in a feisty, pas­sion-filled game.

The um­pires were un­der fire all game, with play­ers from both teams, and the fans, tak­ing ex­cep­tion to a num­ber of calls.

An­nette Davis, Casey Mi­hovilovich and Adi­jat Adams all scored 15 points or more to help the Magic home 73 to 64.

Can­dace Wil­liams scored 27 points for the Cougars.

Un­for­tu­nately the sup­port around her was lack­ing.

Cher­ridy Thorn­ton was the only other Cougar to reach dou­ble fig­ures, scor­ing 11 points.

Mar­cus Goode (22) top-scored with 26 points for the Cougars.

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