City of Leeds Academy 58-96 Stoke On Trent College

Stoke on Trent came with a big win on the road against City Of Leeds Academy in the ABL north conference with a 96 – 58 victory. 

 

Both teams started the game in very competitive spirits and in the first quarter Stoke took the lead by just one point. The second quarter saw much of the game go Stoke On Trent’s way as they took a commanding 37- 46 lead into halftime. 

 

City of Leeds fought back in the third and fourth quarter to bring the game closer but Leeds’ defence let them down in both quarters. Out rebounded by Ezekiel Oyemade and Alex Tew, Stoke were allowed to score easy points. However, unbelievable shooting by Bayley Gaunt who made seven threes to bring some positivity to Leeds’ performance. The visiting team finished the game with a large lead, with the final score being 96-58.

 

City of Leeds were led by Bailey England scoring 16 points and Josh Francis-Keevash scoring 12 points.