Thursday, February 2, 2017

  • Lakers Defeat Whitman Hanson
  • Rob Ventola scored 16 points, helping Silver Lake notch a 64-54 victory over Whitman Hanson on Friday. Lakers clinched their lead in the third quarter on a three-pointer from Joel Gerstenberg.
  • Putting up a 26-21 lead at the half, Silver Lake scored points early in the game. Silver Lake had a late in the game burst of energy, scoring a game-high 23 points in the third quarter on the heels of a 14-2 scoring run.
  • Ventola led the charge for Silver Lake's offense, scoring 16 points, with eight points during the fourth period. He also contributed two rebounds and one steal.
  • Gerstenberg put three three-pointers on the board and scored 13 points total. Two other players also scored in the double digits for Silver LakeJoe McDonald scored 16 points. Also helping the effort for Silver Lake were Cam Keefe (6 points, 6 rebounds), Jack Bettle (5 points, 8 rebounds, 3 blocks), Aidan O'Neill (5 points, 4 rebounds), and Drew Neal (3 points, 3 rebounds, 3 steals).
  • Silver Lake finished the game with 45 rebounds (15 offensive / 30 defensive), four blocks and four steals.