Capitals too strong for AIS
December 11, 2010, 12:25 AM AEST

 

Canberra Pictorial

WNBL Frontpage NewsCanberra

The Canberra Capitals, led by Jessica Bibby have delivered a 40-point drubbing to the young AIS side at home at the AIS Arena on Friday night, 96-56.

Captain Jessica Bibby was on fire, nailing 9 of 15 three pointers to finish the game with 38.  Carly Wilson finished with 18 points while Suzi Batkovic added 14.

For the Institute, Rebecca Cole finished with 15 points while Olivia Thompson added 14 for the contest.

AIS hung with the ladder leaders in the first term, trailing by seven in a high-scoring affair. But Canberra’s form from beyond the arc continued to shine as they demolished the Instituite in the second period, 28-5.  From that point on, the Capitals were never trouble, as they ran away 40 point victors.

[Boxscore]

 

Canberra Capitals 96 (Jessica Bibby 38, Carly Wilson 18, Suzi Batkovic 14) defeated AIS 56 (Rebecca Cole 15, Olivia Thompson 14)

 


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