VALDIVIA (FIBA Americas Championship for Women) – On the beginning of the FIBA Americas Championship 2007, in the city of Valdivia, Chile, Candada defeated Jamaica, 68-47, with a great game display that allowed them to be in from begining to the end of the game.
Canada dominated the first quarter, 18 – 3, while Jamaica came from behind on the second one, 21 -19. The next two quarters were for Canada, which in turn proved that, even though they’re not one of the favorite teams, they will give something to talk in the Championship.
The game’s best scorer was Simona Ann-Marie of Jamaica, who scored 25 points. For Canada, Kimberley Anne Smith, finished the game with 17.
Constanza I. Donoso Mora
María Eugenia Salinas R.
Prensa FEBA Chile