Birkett leads Lakers to win
LUMBER COMPANY LAKERS are back to their winning ways.
The same can’t be said of the champs.
Keefe Birkett scored 15 of his 31 points from the line, including two clutch free throws, as Lakers held on for Sunday’s tense 86-80 victory over Orange 3 Pinelands in the Co-operators General Insurance Basketball Premier League at the Barbados Community College.
The win was the second in a row for the previous league leaders, who started the season with a hot 6-0 record before dropping three of their next five games including two successive losses.
Please read the full story in today’s Daily Nation, or in the eNATION edition.