New York High School Basketball - Gompers crushes Riverdale/Kingsbridge AcademyNovember 23, 2011: Bronx, NY 10463
Gompers Panthers (Bronx, NY) boosters left the game satisfied Wednesday as they witnessed their basketball squad crush the host Riverdale/Kingsbridge Academy (Bronx, NY), 94-15 in a league test.
The Panthers (2-0) will now prepare for their test against Info & Network Tech (Bronx, NY). The go into the PSAL Bronx - B West test with a 0-0 record.
The now own a 0-1 record. They take the field next when they travel to Gompers for a PSAL Bronx - B West test on Friday, January 20.
Pressure Defense and an inexperienced RKA backcourt lead Gompers out to a 14-0 lead with 4:29 left in the 1st quarter. Aaliyah Mercer scores 10 while Marie Vasquez and Amanda Guareno each chip in with 6 apiece.
Gompers continues to pour it on with Mercer adding 14 more in route to 24 points at the half.
Mercer has 44 at the end of the quarter, 8 points shy of the school mark of 52. Amanda Guareno hits Gompers only 3 pointer and the route is on. At the 2:28 mark of the quarter, Gompers leads comfortably 63-11.
At the 2:08 mark, Mercer breaks the record on a driving lay up to set the new mark at 54 points.