In a rematch of the Summer finals, HONG SHING went to battle with DISTRICT 6 to close out Week 2.
DISTRICT 6 (Former Toon Squad)came into the game with a chip on their shoulders after losing a nail bitter to HONG SHING in the Summer finals. HONG SHING seemed a bit rusty in the first half as they found themselves down 34-26 at the midway mark. In the second half, DISTRICT 6 showed a bit of fatigue as HONG SHING mounted a comeback effort. In the end, DISTRICT 6 was able to stand their ground and hold off the treat as they would take this contest by a score of 65-58.
For D6, Jermaine Lightbody made his presence felt finishing with a double double of 18 points and ten boards. Ancil Martin put on a display of his athleticism putting together 18 points, 4 rebounds, three blocks, two steals and an assist. Tyrone Dickson also added eleven points, seven rebounds and a block in a great win for D6.
Christian Casimier made his return to Megacity action with a team high 19 points to go with three rebounds. Simon Cummings put up 8 points, six assists and four rebounds while OJ Simpson plugged in with 6 points and six boards.
Next week, DISTRICT 6 (1-0) battle it out with HSG PANTHERS (1-1) at 9:00 pm and HONG SHING (0-1) matches up with BROOK (1-1)