Round 2: Lady Monarchs hand first defeat to Immortals


Indias - Fenix 57-64

Another exciting game was between Fenix and Indias where Fenix beat Indias on the road 64-57. Forward Dariana Santos (180-1991, college: Wiley) orchestrated the victory by scoring 21 points. Swingman Yadira Polanco (178-1992) contributed with 9 points and 10 rebounds for the winners. Wendy Castiiio replied with 10 points and 9 rebounds and Vanesa Bautista added 10 points in the effort for Indias. Indias' coach rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Fenix will play against Immortals in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Indias will play against Lady Monarchs to get more than just one victory in their record.
Top scorers:
Indias: N.Morillo 10+3reb+2ast, B.Vanesa 10+4reb+2ast, C.Wendy 10+9reb+1ast, Y.Mota 5, C.Yesica 5+2reb+1ast, Z.Juan 5+4reb+2ast
Fenix: D.Santos 21+4reb+2ast, D.Odalmis 14+4reb+1ast, P.Yadira 9+10reb+2ast, M.Coronado 7+4reb+4ast, S.Brithany 6+3reb+2ast, G.Anayelis 4+3reb

Immortals - Flint LM 37-74

The most crucial game of the last round was a loss of Dominican Rep. Immortals at the home court on Wednesday night. Hosts were rolled over by American Lady Monarchs 74-37. The best player for the winners was guard Aliyah Mazyck (175-1996, college: USC) who scored 14 points. Guard Ameryst Alston (175-1993, college: Ohio St.) chipped in 15 points. Four Lady Monarchs players scored in double figures. American point guard Kristina Puthoff-King (180-1992, college: Richmond) produced 10 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists and her fellow American import swingman Jennifer Pena (175-1993, college: Missouri S&T) added 11 points and 6 rebounds respectively for the hosts. Lady Monarchs are looking forward to face Indias in the next round. Immortals will play against Fenix in Santiago and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Immortals: J.Pena 11+6reb+2ast, K.Puthoff-King 10+8reb+4ast, T.Ross 8+6reb, A.Sutherland 5+4reb, C.Calisha 2+3reb, T.Green 1+4reb
Flint LM: A.Alston 15+4reb+1ast, A.Mazyck 14+4reb+2ast, K.Webb 12+6reb+2ast, D.Hood 11+6reb, A.Combs 9+3reb+1ast, A.Boyd 8+6reb+6ast