The Chisipite basketball team enjoyed a convincing 59-14 win in their tour opener against Settler’s High School in Cape Town yesterday(April 7) evening.
Power forward Amanda Kane was outstanding for the Zimbabweans, putting 15 points on the board and collecting seven rebounds. Amanda was also named MVP by coach Martha Banda for her exploits during the game but she reiterated that it was a the whole teams’ effort that secured the win for them.
The win will buoy up the Chisipite girls going into their match this afternoon against Camps Bay. The coach hopes skipper, Itai Kuwodza will have an impressive showing like she did yesterday where she registered four assists and five steals in addition to her 11 points. Sarah Fodouop and Laura Van Schie also had a good run on the court adding 9 points each to Chisipite’s tally.
Arundel who are also on tour in Cape Town will be hoping to secure their first win on tour today after suffering a loss yesterday.