Saints split the games on Day 2 at The 3x3 Cup
Invercargill, New Zealand - The Wellington Saints continued their action-packed journey at the 3x3 Cup, and Day 2 was a whirlwind of emotions and exciting games. They faced a challenging lineup, securing two wins while falling short in two other matchups.
The day began with an impressive win against the Hawks, showcasing the team's prowess in 3x3 basketball. An even more remarkable feat was achieved in their match against Waikato University, which went into overtime. The Saints displayed unwavering determination and came out victorious, securing a hard-fought win.
Despite their resilience, the team encountered challenges in matches against The Whai and the Giants. But it's not the losses that define this team; it's how they respond. After some well-deserved recovery and heart-to-heart chats, Captain Rangimarie Dougall-Mita stepped up and delivered a motivating speech. He emphasized the importance of a short-term memory and a "next game" mentality.
As we move forward in the 3x3 Cup, there's plenty more exciting basketball action to come. With five games today, fans can look forward to witnessing the Wellington Saints in action. All games will be broadcast live on Sky, offering a front-row view to the thrilling games. The schedule for today's games is as follows:
- 11:25 AM vs. Bulls
- 12:45 PM vs. West Coast Rapids
- 2:05 PM vs. Jets
- 7:25 PM vs. Nuggets
- 8:45 PM vs. Tuatara
As the tournament progresses, the Wellington Saints are poised to make their presence known. Fans are encouraged to stay up to date with the latest news by following their social media channels to catch all the action tomorrow.