Hunters Lose in Overtime Thriller
Woking Blackhawk Hunters 79 - 83 Yateley Silverbacks
Despite 28 points from James Wildsmith and 26 from Nick Sammut, the home team did not have enough to take the win home. The Hunters started with a blistering 31-point 1st quarter, but the visitors clamped down on defense and held the Blackhawks to just 39 points for the rest of regular time. Wildsmith willed his squad into overtime, but no further.
Woking Take Dominant Win Vs Aztec Jaguars
Woking Blackhawk Hunters 93 - 62 Aztec Jaguars
The Hunters lost to the Aztecs by a single point back on a freezing cold night in November. It felt good to avenge that loss.
Woking led this game from start to finish, increasing their lead with each quarter. Alex Braine-Porter was everywhere to start the game, hitting 2 3-pointers and disrupting the oposition with blocks and steals galore. Nick Sammut backed him up with some strong moves and put backs under the basket. Before anyone knew it, the Hunters were up by double digits within the first 5 minutes of the game.
Hunters Fall to Comets
Hunters 54 - 79 South Bucks Comets
Woking held their own incredibly well for the first half of this game, but ultimately fell to the visiting South Bucks team.
Dave Nuttall - 16
James Wildsmith - 11
Nick Sammut - 11
Ady Jayaram - 7
Alex BP - 5
Vince Elwick - 2
Harris Porter - 2
Hunters Win Karl Taylor Plate
Woking Blackhawk Hunters 71 - 53 Woodley Harriers
The season may have been a tough grind for the Hunters, but at least they now have some silverware to show for it.
The Hunters tore through the Woodley Harriers to take home a comfortable win in the Wessex Karl Taylor Plate final on Sunday morning. Woking were led by a tremendous effort on both ends of the floor from Nick Sammut, who scored 24 points and dominated the boards on both sides.
Hunters Score Away Win Vs Farnborough
Hunters 69 - 59 Farnborough Phantoms
A shorthanded Hunters team made short work of the Farnborough Phantoms, getting a much needed league win. James Wildmsith led the team with 23 points. Dave Nuttall added 20 and Nick Sammut had 14.
James Wildsmith - 23
Dave Nuttall - 20
Nick Sammut - 16
Sam Cane - 6
Vince Elwick - 5
Ady Jayaram - 4
Hunters Demolish Silverbacks in Plate Game
Woking Blackhawk Hunters 79 - 50 Yateley Silverbacks 2
Despite recent struggles, a plate game against a division 3 team was all but a forgone conclusion for the Blackhawks. The Hunters never trailed in this one, taking a double digit lead halfway through the first quarter and never relinquishing it.