Hyderabad: St Pious breezed past Loyola Academy 45-20 in a lop-sided girls encounter in the inaugural G Sampath Kumar memorial basketball tournament on Tuesday. The winners led 22-13 at the breather.
The trio of Shamita, Murunalini and Mounika were unstoppable for Pious. Shamita with her fast breaks, Mrunalini s rebounds under both the boards and Mounika’s all-round show sealed the match in favour of the winners.
For the Loyolites it was Priyanka and Angel who played a valiant game.
Results: St.Pious 45 (Shamita 10 points, Mounika 8, Mrunalini 6) bt Loyola 20 (Priyanka 8 points, Angel 6).