Basingstoke Blizzards basketball team cruise to victory in latest outing

Aaron Taylorson scores a basket.

Aaron Taylorson scores a basket.

First published in Sport by , Sports Reporter

THE Basingstoke Blizzards recorded an excellent 74-58 victory in their latest league outing against the visiting Chiltern Fast Break.

They never looked back after three-pointers by Rob Gerrard, Joey Haynes and Josh Klein saw them lead 21-11 at the first buzzer.

The second quarter saw some very strong Blizz-ards defending, which extended the advantage to 34-19 at half-time.

After the break, Chiltern clawed their way back to just nine points behind.

At this point, the Blizzards called a time-out and by the third buzzer the score was 50-39 to the home side.

After the break, Gerrard hit consecutive threes and Aaron Taylorson finished off the night with two shots from behind the arc himself, as the Blizzards won 74-58.

Scoring: Gerrard 40pts, Taylorson 16, Klein 8, Paddon 5, Haynes 3, Mavronicholas 2.

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