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Veinot leads Tigers to 83-74 win over Capers

Photo courtesy of Cape Breton Capers
Photo courtesy of Cape Breton Capers

Game recap courtesy of Cape Breton Capers 

Sydney, NS - Capers went up against the Dalhousie Tigers on Friday evening, only to lose with a score of 83-74.  

The first half was largely a defensive battle between the CAPERS and Tigers. Both teams were able to limit quality chances with the Tigers entering half with a  37-26 lead.  CBU's Cooper Ward with 6 points. Xavier Ochu (Milton, ON), Jordan Wilson (Nassau, Bahanas) and Alex Carson (Lower Sackville, NS) had the Tigers' team lead with 6 points each and half. 

The Capers picked up their game in the second half, once again making it an intense, close call, down the stretch. The Tigers were ultimately able to hold off the CAPERS down the stretch to close out the victory.

Keevan Veinot (Port Williams, NS) and Wilson finished the game with 15 points each, while Sascha Kappos (Miami, FL) led both teams in rebounds with 6. 

The Tigers' Veinot was name Subway Player of the Game. 

The Tigers are back in action Wednesday when they host StFX X-Men.