Hey everyone its Lee D back at it again with more Intramural basketball news. Below you will find a wrap of week two across all our leagues and a preview of week three. Stay tuned for the latest news and stories in the world of WKU Intramural Sports.
Having not played week one these ladies were cooling off on a bye, but the Hot Shotz were everything but that. They made their season debut with an impressive 31 point victory over the resilient KD White squad. Good Squad got back to their winning ways with a 38-22 victory over Chi Omega. Last but not least our “Game of the Week.” Phi Mu went to battle with the WKU Soccer team and it was a dandy. WKU soccer led for most of the game, but Phi MU led by Audra Roach and her game high 9 points battled back to squeak out a 23-22 win, to move to 2-0 on the season. ADPi and Hot Shotz will clash next Monday. This league gets more and more interesting each week.
Hot Shotz weren’t the only team to make an impressive debut, the defending CoRec champs Big Red Ballers won 58-27 over the Tune Squad. The Hill-floppers and Sigma Chi/AOPi each picked up 20-point victories to move to 2-0, setting up a battle for first place in the Tuesday 9:30 division. Speaking of first place another battle for first will be on the line when the Big Red Ballers take on Cash Money Records, Monday at 7:30. TriceraTOPS and Team 1 battled to a 37-37 tie. Phi Mu/Pike moved to 2-0 on the season with a 21 point victory. The RECing Balls are doing just that after another impressive 20 point victory to remain undefeated. Buckle up everyone CoRec is back and better than ever.
This week in the men’s league were going “By the Numbers.” There were 5 games decided by 5 points or fewer. Also, 5 were the number of players the Dream Team had and still pulled out a 20 point victory to move to 2-0. The number 1 is the amount of games we had decided by 1 point. Men defeated Big Hoop Guys 45-44. Finally, 5 minus 1 is 4. Four is the number of players The Chasers and Wavy Inflatable Tubed Men both had and each came out with impressive victories. The Rockets star Zach Weinstein finally was cleared and was able to make his season debut and willed his team to a 57-44 victory over Bashers Silver. They will square off in our second “Game of the Week” against Free Ballin’. Team Bye Week, a team, no one’s talking about moved to 2-0 with an 8 point victory over Hoosiers Hoovers. Popout GANG also moved to 2-0 with a 44-24 win over the Unusual Suspects. The men’s division is locked and loaded and is heating up as teams continue to make a push towards the playoffs.
Some shake up in the fraternity league as expected happened Thursday, when Fiji Goblins defeated the defending champs Sigma Nu Gold 37-30. CHOP Basketball came away with the biggest victory margin when they defeated KA GOLDEST 48-12 to improve to 2-0. Fiji Purple handled business against Phi Delt White 51-36. Late night Thursday action Phi Gam Black and SAE Purple battled to our second tie of the week 27-27.A quiet week in fraternity basketball as they also eye playoff positioning.
As I mentioned last week and will continue to say. The Road to a Championship, Bragging rights and more importantly a T-Shirt will not be easy for any one team. There will be some teams who look to separate themselves, this is only the beginning. I Lee D will see you all next week.