Quarterfinal 1: #4 Quest Kermodes vs #5 Langara Falcons

Photo Credit: Paul Yates
Photo Credit: Paul Yates

In game one of the 2016 PACWEST Basketball Provincial Championships the #4 Quest Kermodes took on the #5 Langara Falcons in the first of two quarterfinal matches.

The Kermodes jumped out to an early lead and went into halftime with a convincing 30-12 advantage behind the hot shooting of PACWEST Rookie of the Year, Jordin Wilkinson. Wilkinson scored more points than the entire Falcons squad in the first half on 5/11 shooting for 13 points.

After the halftime break, the Falcons came out firing and went on a 9-4 run early in the third. The Kermodes kept their composure late in the quarter and headed into the final frame with a 45-31 lead.  Quest continued to roll in the fourth to a 68-38 victory over the Falcons.

Player of the game, Quest’s Jordin Wilkinson, led all scorers with 20 points, and 6 rebounds. PACWEST first team all-star member, Miriam Baumann, caused fits for the Falcons defense as she finished with 12 points, 17 rebounds and 5 assists. Helen Wilson led all scorers for the Falcons with nine points and seven rebounds.

The Quest Kermodes move on to the semi-finals tomorrow night at 6 p.m. versus the #1 VIU Mariners.

 

Emily Wright,  CapU Sports Information Director