Barsy not fazed by Jurmala/Fenikss

JURMALA – Barsy secured their second victory in a row, as they defeated Jurmala/Fenikss 79-63 in the Group B match-up.


Barsy were up and at it from tip-off, as they raced off to a 27-12 lead after the first quarter. The visitors managed to contain Jurmala’s scorers and retained a big lead.

Not much changed in the second half, as the lead rose to 26. While Jurmala/Fenikss did manage to get a good scoring run late in the fourth quarter, it did not make a big difference in the final outcome.

Michael Burwell achieved a double-double of 19 points and 10 rebounds, while Ryan Cook added 15 points. Dmitriy Klimov and Bryan Harrison ended the game with 11 points apiece.

Maris Ziedins was the top scorer with 15 points for Jurmala/Fenikss, while Edgars Jeromanovs added 8.