Bermuda Conclude Competing in Cayman Sports Festival
Bermuda ended the Cayman Sports Festival going down to Port Arthur on the Final Day.
Bermuda would score the most points they have in a game, but they went down 106 – 70 to Port Arthur.
Eric lambert led Bermuda in the scoring department with 21 points, he also grabbed 15 rebounds, while Jorel Smith scored 19 points, grabbing 2 Rebounds and 9 Assist.
Friday, July 19, 2019
Bermuda Continue Competing in Cayman Sports Festival
Bermuda are now 0 & 3 in the Cayman Sports Festival after going down to Port Arthur and host Cayman Islands on Day Two.
Bermuda went down 78 – 57 to Port Arthur in the opening game of the day, Bermuda got 13 Points from Jorel Smith, he added 2 Rebounds, and 3 Assist, while Christian Liyanage scored Points he had 3 Assist and 1 Assist.
In their second game of the day, Bermuda went down 70 – 47 to Cayman Islands, for the third straight game Smith led Bermuda in scoring with 10 points, he grabbed 3 Rebounds and 1 Assist, while Jadon Springer scored 9 Points, grabbing 6 Rebounds and 1 Assist.
Thursday, July 18, 2019
Bermuda Begin Competing in Cayman Sports Festival
Bermuda Junior Men's National Basketball team began competing in the Cayman Sports Festival taking on host Cayman Islands.
Bermuda would fall 85 – 49.
Joshua O’Garro would lead Cayman Islands with 22 points, grabbing 8 Rebounds, with 4 Steals, 4 Assist and 2 Blocked Shots. Jorel Smith led the Bermuda team scoring 24 points, he grabbed 6 Rebounds he had 1 Assist and 2 Blocked Shots.
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Pembroke Skyforce are BBA Champions
Gershon Kurt MVP
The Bermuda Basketball League sponsored by ONE Communications season came to an exciting end inside the Bermuda College Gymnasium.
For those in attendance they were treated to a match that ended level at the end of regulation time and was decided by one point in overtime.
The Pembroke Skyforce and the Southampton Wolfpack took tot eh court to do battle, the game ended 57 - 57 in regulation time, the Pembroke Skyforce would score 7 points in overtime and restrict the Southampton Wolfpack to just six points to win 64 – 63.
Jericho Tucker led the Pembroke Skyforce with 19 Points, 5 Rebounds, 1 Assist and 2 Steals, while Gershon Kurt added 11 Points for the Pembroke Skyforce and was named the game MVP, he added 23 Rebounds, 1 Assist, 1 Steal and 5 Blocked Shots.
Mykal Glasgow scored a game high 30 Points for the Southampton Wolfpack, he grabbed 7 Rebounds, 3 Assists and 1 Steal, while Jason Lowe chipped in with 24 Points, 6 Rebounds, 4 Assists and 3 Steals.
Tuesday, July 16, 2019
BBA Announce Junior Team Heading to Cayman Festival
The Bermuda Basketball Association Junior Men's National team is in final preparation for Cayman Sports Festival which will be held from July 18th – 20th in the Grand Cayman Islands.
The tournament will feature Bermuda, host Cayman Islands, and Port Arthur, Texas.
The tournament will be a Double Round Robin event and the team with the best record will be champions.
Bermuda Team Roster:
Kent Tacklyn (Head Coach) see photo Tim Trott (Asst. Coach/Team Manager)
Jalen Currin Sam Darrell Mical Hardtman (Tri-Captain) Seth Hardtman Eric Lambert Christian Liyanage (Tri-Captain) Amaury Majors Malik McGhie Jorel Smith Jaden Springer Kenai Stowe Keishun Swan (Tri-Captain)
Pastor Wanda Bodden – Founder of Bringing Back the Glory Tournaments – had a vision 3 years ago to give children of Port Arthur Texas, who had been devastated by hurricane Harvey, an opportunity to get international exposure. She then reached out to the Cayman Islands Basketball Association (CIBA) & Department of Sports about having a tournament with Cayman, given Port Arthur’s rich history with Caymanians who had settled and started families in Port Arthur many decades ago.