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Dominate Win At Home To Start Round 11

In a stellar display of basketball prowess, the Mills Albert Wellington Saints secured a decisive victory over the Property Brokers Manawatu Jets, defeating them 122-88 in the first game of Round 11 of the Sal's National Basketball League.

The Saints came out strong and maintained their momentum throughout the game, showcasing their depth and skill on both ends of the court. Leading the charge was Ben Ayre, who delivered an outstanding performance with 35 points and 7 assists, demonstrating his ability to control the game and score efficiently. Tohi Smith-Milner was a force in the paint, contributing 21 points, 11 rebounds, and 3 steals, while Izayah Le'Afa added 21 points, 5 blocks, and 5 assists, providing a well-rounded effort that highlighted his defensive and offensive capabilities.

The game was marked by the Saints' superior ball movement and defensive intensity, which stifled the Jets' offense and created numerous scoring opportunities. The win sets a positive tone for the Saints as they aim to build on this momentum throughout the season.

Looking ahead, the Saints will face the Taranaki Airs on Saturday in New Plymouth at 7:30 PM. 

Stay tuned for more updates and be sure to catch the action this Saturday!