U14 Premier London Thunder vs Sussex Storm 21st October 2018
Thunder hosted Sussex Storm on Sunday afteroon looking to continue their home winning streak.
In the early stages of the first quarter Thunder were not defending well but managed to stay ahead in the opening minutes of the game. After Thunder’s 7-4 early lead, Sussex Storm had a 10-0 run to take the lead and force a Thunder time out. Storm continued to attack the rebounds and push the ball in transition and were up 25-15 up at the break. Things went from bad to worse for Thunder in the second quarter as Storm pulled further ahead with an 8-0 run the the first 4 minutes of the second quarter, to give Storm an 18 point lead, Thunder tried to respond but Storm went even further ahead, controlling the rebounds and scoring in the paint.
Thunder could not get going all game, but made a final push in the 4th quarter and managed to temporarily reduce Storms lead, but Storm came back to restore their 20 point lead.
Scorers: Richards 16, Simeon 13, Shane 8, Myles 6, Aaron 3.
Quarter scores 15-25; 8-19; 7-13; 16-16; London Thunder 46– Sussex Storm 73.