Haifa’s Maccabi Haifa went to the foreign game tonight (Saturday) with one goal to return to the track of victories. The Greens who opened the season with two defeats achieved the first win of the season against Elitzur Yavne in the 88-80 win.
Maccabi opened the following five:
Caron Dechildes, Anthony Fisher, Willy Workman, Sami Givens and Daniel Kuperberg.
Quarter 1 Result:
Elitsur Yavne 23-20 Maccabi ‘Hunter’ Haifa
Elitsur Yavne 32-50 Maccabi ‘Hunter’ Haifa
Elitsur Yavne 45-67 Maccabi ‘Hunter’ Haifa
Elitsur Yavne 80-88 Maccabi ‘Hunter’ Haifa
Semi Givens 30 pts 11 rebs, 5 assists, Willy Workman 16 pts and 12 rebounds, Guy Lavie 11, Daniel Koperberg 9, Amit Alon 8, Keron Deshildes 7, Anthony Fisher 7 pts and 9 assists. In addition, Juan Bergal and Gal Zabak participated.
Barak Peleg, coach of the team, said: “I am very happy about the victory, we needed the win tonight, and this game is mainly a modest lesson for us.